The National Football League's regular season kicks off with a special Thursday-night appearance by NBC's Sunday Night Football crew. The Green Bay Packers travel to Seattle to face the Super Bowl champion Seahawks. NBC/TSN, 7:30 p.m.
Sherlock's brother Mycroft (Rhys Ifans) is back in the lives of Sherlock and Joan in this rebroadcast of The Grand Experiment. The two sleuths must put their personal issues aside to help Mycroft, who's been accused of murder and treason. CBS/Global, 9 p.m.
Get your sci-fi action fix with the full Matrix trilogy. In the film that started it all, a brilliant computer hacker learns that the world as he knows it is actually an immense artificial intelligence system. Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne star. AMC, 7 p.m.
David Letterman: Steve Buscemi, Will Power
Jimmy Fallon: Larry David, Gisele Bundchen
Jimmy Kimmel: Taraji P. Henson, Hunter Hayes
Craig Ferguson: Rachael Ray, Ted Alexandro
Seth Meyers: Heidi Klum, Kieran Culkin
Jon Stewart: Adam Levine
Conan O'Brien: Chris Hardwick, Keizo Shimamoto