Originally posted on Helmet2Helmet  |  Last updated 4/17/12

INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 24: Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Indianapolis Colts under center during the first half against the New York Jets during the AFC Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 24, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Colts defeated the Jets 30-17. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Though the full regular season schedule hasn’t yet been released, we’ve already gotten wind of which two teams will cap off Opening Day.

An NFL source tells the Denver Post that the Broncos will play host to the Steelers in the first NBC Sunday Night Football contest on September 9.

This game will be one of an expected handful of primetime matchups for the Broncos, who’ve unsurprisingly become a national showcase with Peyton Manning now in tow.

Aside from Manning, however, the storyline is intriguing; the Steelers’ season shockingly ended at Mile High Field this past January in the AFC Wildcard playoffs, as former quarterback Tim Tebow led his team to an improbable overtime win Pittsburgh, who was heavily favored at the time.

The rest of the 2012-13 schedule is currently being revealed on NFL Network. Tune in or check out NFL.com for the full docket.

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