Sunday Night Football Schedule 2012 Includes 2 Lions Games

Just like the 2012 Monday Night Football schedule, the Detroit Lions also have two games featured on the 2012 Sunday Night Football schedule, both of which are on the road.

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 1: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos

Week 2: Detroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers

Week 3: New England Patriots vs. Baltimore Ravens

Week 4: New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles

Week 5: San Diego Chargers vs. New Orleans Saints

Week 6: Green Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans

Week 7: Philadelphia Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Week 8: New Orleans Saints vs. Denver Broncos

Week 9: Dallas Cowboys vs. Atlanta Falcons

Week 10: Houston Texans vs. Chicago Bears

Week 11: Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Week 12: New England Patriots vs. New York Jets (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

For more on the Detroit Lions, check out Pride of Detroit. You can also get all of your professional football news over at SB Nation's NFL hub.

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