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How to watch Falcons vs. Lions: Time, TV, live stream, radio, weather, injuries

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- After a thrilling 11-point victory against the Green Bay Packers in their first regular season game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the Falcons (2-0) return on the road for a 1 p.m. ET kickoff against the Detroit Lions (2-0).


Through the first two weeks, the Falcons and the Detroit Lions join the Carolina Panthers as the only three teams to win their first two games. After Sunday's game in Detroit, either the Falcons or the Lions will have their first loss of the season.

For information on how you can watch this inter-divisional clash between the Falcons and the Lions, we've got you covered.


  • What:Atlanta Falcons (2-0) vs. Detroit Lions (2-0)
  • When: Sunday, Sept. 24, 1 p.m. ET
  • Where: Ford Field, Detroit
  • TV:FOX
  • Announcers:Play-by-play – Chris Myers, color analyst – Daryl Johnston
  • Online: NFL Game Pass (out-of-market games can be viewed live) or
  • Radio: 92.9 The Game is the Falcons' official radio network. For a list of radio affiliates outside of Atlanta, click here. Fans who also have Sirius or XM Radio can find a list of NFL games, here.

Weather forecast

Here's the current forecast at kickoff, according to The Weather Channel:

  • Sunny
  • High/low: 85/60
  • 10 percent chance of precipitation
  • 62 percent humidity

Injury updates

The Falcons have a few notable injuries they’re dealing with this week. Vic Beasley is recovering from a hamstring strain and will miss Sunday's game. Courtney Upshaw missed Wednesday's practice with ankle and knee injuries, and Ryan Schraeder is in the NFL's concussion protocol.

Detroit also had several players listed on their injury report for Wednesday practice.

  • DE Ezekial Ansah – limited (knee)
  • G Joe Dahl – limited (lower leg)
  • LB Jarrad Davis – did not participate (concussion)
  • C Travis Swanson – did not participate (ankle)
  • RB Dwayne Washington – did not participate (quad)
  • S Tavon Wilson – did not participate (shoulder)
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