The last “Thursday Night Football” of the season will showcase a matchup between the 49ers and the Titans in Week 16.

The Titans (9-5) are coming off an upset from Week 15 after they were outscored 16-0 by the Steelers in the second half. With this loss, the Titans remained in the third spot in the AFC Playoff standings. The 49ers beat the Falcons 31-13, moving them to 8-6. The 49ers are third in the NFC West standings, and sixth in the NFC Playoff standings. 

Thursday night’s game is important for both teams to secure their playoff standings with only three games left in the season. The 49ers opened as 3.5-point favorites, according to DraftKings Sportsbook.

Here’s everything you need to know to watch the 49ers vs. Titans game in Week 16, including kickoff time, TV channels and a full “Thursday Night Football” 2021 schedule.

MORE: Watch 49ers vs. Titans live with fuboTV (7-day free trial)

What channel is 49ers vs. Titans on tonight?

  • TV channel: NFL Network
  • Live stream: Amazon Prime, fuboTV

NFL Network will solely broadcast the “Thursday Night Football” game between the 49ers and the Titans this week. Additionally, fans can stream the game on Amazon Prime with the same broadcast that’s shown on NFL Network.

Fans can also stream NFL games with fuboTV, which offers a seven-day free trial.

Meanwhile, viewers in Canada can watch the game on DAZN.

49ers vs. Titans start time

  • Date: Thursday, Dec. 23
  • Time: 8:20 p.m. ET 

The 49ers vs. Titans game will kick off at 8:20 p.m. ET at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn. All “Thursday Night Football” games in 2021 are scheduled to begin at 8:20 p.m. ET.

NFL live stream for ‘Thursday Night Football’

If you don’t have access to cable, there are multiple options for streamers to watch “Thursday Night Football” games. Here’s a list below if you don’t have cable.

Streaming optionCable subscription needed?Free?CostFree trial?
NFL AppNoYes
Yahoo! Sports AppNoYes
DirecTV StreamNoNo$69.99/monthNo
Hulu Plus Live TVNoNo$55/monthYes
Sling TVNoNo$35/monthNo
YouTube TVNoNo$65/monthYes

49ers schedule 2021

WeekDateOpponentKickoff timeTV
1Sept. 12at Lions1 p.m. ETFox
2Sept. 19at Eagles1 p.m. ETFox
3Sept. 26vs. Packers8:20 p.m. ETNBC
4Oct. 3vs. Seahawks4:05 p.m. ETFox
5Oct. 10at Cardinals4:25 p.m. ETFox
7Oct. 24vs. Colts8:20 p.m. ETNBC
8Oct. 31at Bears1 p.m. ETFox
9Nov. 7vs. Cardinals4:25 p.m. ETFox
10Nov. 15vs. Rams8:15 p.m. ETESPN
11Nov. 21at Jaguars1 p.m. ETFox
12Nov. 28vs. Vikings4:25 p.m. ETFox
13Dec. 5at Seahawks8:20 p.m. ETNBC
14Dec. 12at Bengals1 p.m. ETCBS
15Dec. 19vs. Falcons4:05 p.m. ETCBS
16Dec. 23at Titans8:20 p.m. ETNFL Network
17Jan. 2vs. Texans4:05 p.m. ETCBS
18Jan. 9at Rams4:25 p.m. ETFox

Titans schedule 2021

WeekDateOpponentKickoff time (ET)TV
1Sept. 12vs. Cardinals1 p.m.CBS
2Sept. 19at Seahawks4:25 p.m.CBS
3Sept. 26vs. Colts1 p.m.CBS
4Oct. 3at Jets1 p.m.CBS
5Oct. 10at Jaguars1 p.m.CBS
6Oct. 18 vs. Bills8:15 p.m.ESPN
7Oct. 24vs. Chiefs1 p.m.CBS
8Oct. 31at Colts1 p.m.CBS
9Nov. 7at Rams7:20 p.m.NBC
10Nov. 14vs. Saints1 p.m.CBS
11Nov. 21vs. Texans1 p.m.CBS
12Nov. 28at Patriots1 p.m.CBS
14Dec. 12vs. Jaguars1 p.m.CBS
15Dec. 19at Steelers1 p.m.CBS
16Dec. 23 vs. 49ers7:20 p.m.NFL Network
17Jan. 2vs. Dolphins1 p.m.CBS
18Jan. 9at Texans1 p.m.CBS

‘Thursday Night Football’ schedule 2021

WeekDateMatchupTime (ET)TV Channel
1Sept. 9Cowboys @ Buccaneers8:20 p.m.NBC
2Sept. 16Giants @ WFT8:20 p.m.NFL Network
3Sept. 23Panthers @ Texans8:20 p.m.NFL Network
4Sept. 30Jaguars @ Bengals8:20 p.m.NFL Network
5Oct. 7Rams @ Seahawks8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
6Oct. 14Buccaneers @ Eagles8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
7Oct. 21Broncos @ Browns8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
8Oct. 28Packers @ Cardinals8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
9Nov. 4Jets @ Colts8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
10Nov. 11Ravens @ Dolphins8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
11Nov. 18Patriots @ Falcons8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
12Nov. 25Bills @ Saints8:20 p.m.NBC
13Dec. 2Cowboys @ Saints8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
14Dec. 9Steelers @ Vikings8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
15Dec. 16Chiefs @ Chargers8:20 p.m.Fox, NFL Network
16Dec. 2349ers @ Titans8:20 p.m.NFL Network