The Lions' first game on NBC in 2012 will come against the San Francisco 49ers in Week 2. This, of course, will be the first time the two teams have met since the infamous handshake incident between Jim Schwartz and Jim Harbaugh last season.
The Lions' other game on NBC is set for Week 14 against the Green Bay Packers. It will be played at Lambeau Field and is the first of two meetings between the Lions and Packers in a span of four weeks.
Here's a look at NBC's full Sunday night schedule:
Week 2: Detroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers
Week 7: Philadelphia Steelers vs.
Week 8: New Orleans Saints vs. Denver Broncos
Week 10: Houston Texans vs.
Week 11: Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
Week 12: New England Patriots vs.(Thanksgiving)
Week 12: Green Bay Packers vs. New York Giants
Week 13: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys
Week 14: Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers
Week 15: San Francisco 49ers vs. New England Patriots
Week 16: San Diego Chargers vs. New York Jets