TAMPA BAY, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers look to repeat as Super Bowl champions.
The 2021 Schedule was released on Wednesday. Rob Gronkowski listed the matchups in the social media post below.
Tampa Bay will play in the first game of the season as the Bucs will host the Dallas Cowboys in a Thursday Night Football matchup.
The team that won the previous Super Bowl is usually awarded the opportunity to start the next season.
Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady threw three touchdowns in the first half and Leonard Fournette ran in a 29-yard touchdown in a 31-9 win against the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl 55.
Brady will return to Foxborough early in the season. The Bucs will play at New England in Week 4.
The Bucs are returning every starter from the previous season.
Tampa Bay selected linebacker Joe Tyron in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft.
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