Packers.com reports Bears will host the Packers on Thursday, Sept. 5.
Shortly following, it was finalized by the league that the season-opener is set in stone.
All NFL teams know which teams they'll face in the 2019 season, but the dates and times aren't expected until mid-April, which is when the league commonly announces the full schedule.
Will this be the start of a playoff season for Green Bay? The Green Bay Packers' regular season opener is 164 days away. This will be the 199th meeting between the Bears and Packers, including regular-season and post-season games.
The upcoming 2019 season will be the NFL's 100th campaign.
If you're already looking forward to Super Bowl LIV, mark your calendar for February 2, 2020.
In a change to the NFL's usual scheduling framework, the New England Patriots will begin their Super Bowl LIII title defense with a Sunday night game at Gillette Stadium. The game will be played in Miami and broadcast by Fox.