Kickoff Time Set for Falcons' Game in London

Posted Dec 4, 2013

The Falcons will kickoff their International Series game in 2014 against the Detroit Lions at 1:30 p.m. local time in the UK

The NFL has finalized the schedule for the 2014 International Series games in London next season, including for the first time a nationally televised game kicking off at a new time.

The Falcons will host the Detroit Lions in Week 8 on Sunday, October 26 at 9:30 a.m. ET, 1:30 p.m. UK, with live national coverage in the United States on FOX.

The new start time will give U.S. fans a fourth game window on an NFL Sunday for the first time while allowing a global audience to tune in at a new, earlier time.

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