The bye week is the week an NFL team does not play a game.
*Note – The 2020 NFL Bye Weeks start in week 5 and conclude at the end of week 13, with no byes in week 12 (Thanksgiving week).
Here is the NFL 2020 bye week schedule:
Week 5 – Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers
Week 6 – Las Vegas Raiders, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Seattle Seahawks
Week 7 – Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings, Tennessee Titans
Week 8 – Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Houston Texans, Pittsburgh Steelers, Washington Football Team
Week 9 – Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles
Week 10 – Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs, Los Angeles Chargers
Week 11 – Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins, New York Giants, New York Jets, San Francisco 49ers
Week 13 – Carolina Panthers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Weeks 8 and 11 have 6 teams on a bye. This may be problematic for fantasy players if they do not have adequate depth to cover the position voids so draft accordingly!
The 2020 NFL schedule is available here.
Sortable Bye Week Table