The NFL owners officially voted to approve a 17th game today . That means the NFL schedule will now be 18 weeks long. Each team will still have one bye week. The preseason will now be three weeks long with a bye week coming between the third preseason game and the first week of the regular season. The Titans pick up an extra home game in 2021 against the Saints:Intriguing 2021 regular-season games created today with the official addition of a 18th week: New Orleans at Tennessee Tampa Bay at Indianapolis Green Bay at Kansas City N . Y. Giants at Miami Dallas at New England. 1I love that the NFL season just got a week longer. More football is definitely a good thing for us as fans. It is going to take some getting used to, however. There won be any more 8-8 teams. What would Jeff Fisher be in this NFL It is also going to put an assault on the record books . Players are going to have an extra game to set records. Derrick Henry might have run for 2,500 yards last season. . . if the 17th game would have also been against the Texans.