What Time & TV Channel is the Lions vs. Packers Game on?

lions vs packers when start time what tv channel week 17 2016 sunday night football

Detroit Lions running back Zach Zenner. (Getty)

It’s a winner-take-all scenario for the NFC North title when the Green Bay Packers visit Ford Field to face the Detroit Lions on Sunday Night Football.

The Week 17 game is set to kick off at 8:30 p.m. Eastern and it will be televised by NBC. Play-by-play announcer Al Michaels and analyst Cris Collinsworth will be in the booth for the NFL’s regular season finale.

Both teams sit at 9-6 but have been heading in opposite directions lately. The surging Packers have won five straight, while the Lions have dropped two consecutive games to see their division lead disappear.

Green Bay won the first meeting this season, a 34-27 victory at Lambeau Field in Week 3. The Lions have been almost perfect at home with a 6-1 record and the Pack has gone 3-4 on the road.

Here are the details for the Lions-Packers game:

Lions vs. Packers Week 17 Viewing Information

When: Sunday, January 1, 2017

Where: Ford Field — Detroit, Michigan

Kickoff Time: 8:30 p.m. Eastern

TV Channel: NBC

Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst)

Lions vs. Packers Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

It's all on the line when the Lions host the Packers in Week 17. Keep reading here to see the game's point spread, over/under total and our prediction.

Click here to read more

Falcons vs. Saints Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

Atlanta hosts New Orleans in an important Week 17 game for the Falcons. Keep reading here to find out how to catch all the action on TV & online.

Click here to read more