Alabama and Auburn release 2017 football schedule

The 2017 Alabama and Auburn football schedules were finalized Tuesday. Auburn will open SEC play in 2017 with its first ever trip to Missouri, while The Crimson Tide opens the season against Florida State on Sept. 2 in what will be the first regular season college football game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga.

The 2017 SEC Championship Game is slated for Saturday, Dec. 2, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Alabama 2017 football schedule

Sept. 2: Florida State at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta
Sept. 9: Fresno State
Sept. 16: Colorado State
Sept. 23: at Vanderbilt
Sept. 30: Ole Miss
Oct. 7: at Texas A&M
Oct. 14: Arkansas
Oct. 21: Tennessee
Oct. 28: Open
Nov. 4: LSU
Nov. 11: at Mississippi State
Nov. 18: Mercer
Nov. 25: at Auburn

Auburn 2017 football schedule

Sept. 2: Georgia Southern
Sept. 9: at Clemson
Sept. 16: Mercer
Sept. 23: at Missouri
Sept. 30: Mississippi State
Oct. 7: Ole Miss
Oct. 14: at LSU
Oct. 21: at Arkansas
Oct. 28: Open
Nov. 4: at Texas A&M
Nov. 11: Georgia
Nov. 18: ULM
Nov. 25: Alabama