Is it guaranteed to be the home team or the away team, or is it decided randomly?


Captains from both teams meet with the referee before the game and the visiting team calls the toss. The winner, chooses to either kick the ball/receive the kickoff or an end to defend at the start of the game.

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    To add to this answer, this is found in the NFL rules under "Coin Toss." – user527 Nov 12 '14 at 17:56

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