With the World Cup over and Major League Baseball in its midseason doldrums, many sports fans are turning their eyes toward football season. While the regular season doesn’t kick into gear for another month, NFL preseason is beginning this week, with many games broadcast on local TV channels, but a select few on national broadcast and cable TV.
The following is the national TV schedule for NFL preseason football, all times Eastern:
|Thursday, August 2||NFL/Hall of Fame Game, Canton, OH:
Chicago Bears vs. Baltimore Ravens
|NBC (8:00 PM)|
|Preseason Week 2 (August 16-20)|
|Thursday, August 16||New York Jets at Washington Redskins||ESPN (8:00 PM)|
|Monday, August 20||Baltimore Ravens at Indianapolis Colts||ESPN (8:00 PM)|
|Preseason Week 3 (August 23-26)|
|Thursday, August 23||Philadelphia Eagles at Cleveland Browns||FOX (8:00 PM)|
|Friday, August 24||Detroit Lions at Tampa Bay Buccaneers||CBS (8:00 PM)|
|Saturday, August 25||New Orleans Saints at Los Angeles Chargers||CBS (8:00 PM)|
|Sunday, August 26||Cincinnati Bengals at Buffalo Bills||FOX (4:00 PM)|
|Sunday, August 26||Arizona Cardinals at Dallas Cowboys||NBC (8:00 PM)|
Local fans for the two ESPN games will be able to see those games with any package from Spectrum cable TV. Whether you’re a Jets fan in Astoria, a Redskins fan in Bristol, VA, a Ravens fan in Crisfield, Maryland, or a Colts fan in Indianapolis, Spectrum TV has all the channels both local and cable that you’ll need for a full football preseason experience.
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