2023 NFL Opening Weekend Report

by JC Whipple

SYRACUSE, NY (September 11, 2023)  —  The NFL kicked off its 2023 season this past weekend.

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The season started on Thursday with an opening night matchup between the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs and the Detroit Lions, a team many have picked to make the playoffs for the first time since 2016.

Today, BeerBoard – the leader in technology and automated intelligence for alcohol management in the on-premise hospitality industry – announced the release of its “2023 NFL Opening Weekend Pour Report” detailing how consumers’ beer consumption across the country trended from Sept. 7-10.

Nationwide, beer consumption was down on the weekend (Thursday-Sunday) when compared to the 2022 NFL opening weekend. See that and more in our NFL Opening Weekend Report.

This review of insights and retail performance is part of an on-going series which tracks the status and performance of America’s bars and restaurants.

The BeerBoard Team



About BeerBoard
BeerBoard is the leading technology solutions provider for the hospitality industry, enabling retailers, distributors and suppliers to make fact-based decisions about their complete alcohol management. The company manages more than $1 billion in alcohol sales and 100,000 products through its industry-leading solution. Its patented digital platform captures, analyzes, and reports real-time data related to alcohol performance, ordering, inventory and payments. Versatile and easily operated from a single dashboard, it has streamlined operations and increased top and bottom-line revenue across the United States. Find out more about how BeerBoard is changing the alcohol industry at