The NFL is adding a 17th regular season game, beginning this coming season.
The 17th game will replace a preseason game, so there will be three preseason games instead of four. The regular season will still start at the same time . . . just after Labor Day . . . and the season will go long, with the Super Bowl now scheduled for the middle of February.
For the upcoming season, Super Bowl 56 will be on February 13th.
The Cowboys 17th game will be The Patriots time and date is TBD.