The next step in the NFL offseason is upon us.
The 2021 regular season schedule is being unveiled Wednesday evening at 8:00 pm ET on NFL Network, but the Week 1 matchups have already been released as of Wednesday morning.
For the Indianapolis Colts, they will host the Seattle Seahawks at home in Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 1:00 pm ET on FOX.
It will be their first Week 1 home opener since 2018.
Week 1 will be the first opportunity for Colts fans to get their eyes on newcomers like quarterback Carson Wentz, first-round pick defensive end Kwity Paye, and rookie tight end Kylen Granson during the regular season.
Likewise, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will bring along some familiar faces like former Colts defensive tackle Al Woods (2017-18) and cornerback Pierre Desir (2017-19).
In their history, the Colts and Seahawks have faced off 12 times, with the Colts holding a 7-5 advantage.
The last regular-season matchup was Week 4 of 2017 when the Seahawks pulled ahead late at Lumen Field in Seattle and clobbered the Colts, 46-18.
The Colts were 6-2 at home last season at Lucas Oil Stadium.
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