2018 NFL season

2018 National Football League season
Regular season
DurationSeptember 6, 2018 (2018-09-06) – December 30, 2018 (2018-12-30)
Playoffs
Start dateJanuary 5, 2019
AFC ChampionsNew England Patriots
NFC ChampionsLos Angeles Rams
Super Bowl LIII
DateFebruary 3, 2019
SiteMercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
ChampionsNew England Patriots
Pro Bowl
DateJanuary 27, 2019
SiteCamping World Stadium, Orlando, Florida

The 2018 NFL season was the 99th season of the National Football League (NFL) and the 53rd of the Super Bowl era. The season began on September 6, 2018, with the NFL Kickoff Game with the defending Super Bowl LII champion Philadelphia Eagles defeating the Atlanta Falcons 18–12. The season concluded with Super Bowl LIII, the league's championship game, on February 3, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, between the AFC Champion New England Patriots and the NFC Champion Los Angeles Rams. The Patriots defeated the Rams 13–3 for their sixth Super Bowl championship and their third title in five years.