ESPN, the long-standing home of NFL in Australia, will once again broadcast every Thursday night, Sunday night and Monday night regular season contest live starting September 6th in Australia. ESPN will also be televising every Playoff match, for a total of up to 64 live games.
There is no bigger stage in NFL than Monday Night Football and ESPN will bring Aussies every minute of the action live. ESPN will provide Australian NFL fans with the most in depth coverage and expert analysis, both on television and digitally on their website – ESPN.com. Add to that NFL Gamecast, NFL RedZone and a “Fan Only” forum, ESPN has this year’s NFL action covered.
“We’re very excited to announce that we’ll be bringing fans up to 64 LIVE games this season as well as NFL RedZone each week, and unparalleled array of ‘game around the game’ programming,” ESPN of Australia and New Zealand.
Here’s a rundown of what NFL fans are in for:
NFL RedZone: Airing LIVE on ESPN2 each Monday, NFL Red Zone whips around every NFL game being played on Sunday afternoons in the US delivering the touchdowns and most exciting moments as they happen and in high definition. When a team goes inside the 20-yard line, NFL RedZone takes fans there. It keeps fans up-to-date in real time, switching from game to game with live look-ins, highlights and a chance to see key plays.
Full Game Replays: ESPN on Foxtel and Kayo will also be showing replays of their Live offerings that same evening or shortly thereafter, a convenient option for those who are forced to miss the morning action.
Moreover, ESPN’s NFL coverage throughout the season will include-
Thursday Night Football: Every Thursday Night Football game Live, to air Friday morning in Australia, for a total of sixteen must see matches, plus two more on Thanksgiving Day.
Sunday Night Football: Every Sunday Night Football game televised Live, to air Monday morning in Australia, for a total of seventeen key contests. (Includes two Sunday fixtures during week 15).
Monday Night Football: Each and every game of the NFL’s flagship event broadcast Live, to air Tuesday morning (AUS), for a total of seventeen marquee match-ups not available on Free to Air in Australia. (Includes two Monday Night fixtures week 1)
Additional Live games to include one contest held on the Thanksgiving Holiday in the US (Friday AU), two exciting Christmas match-ups that fall on Boxing Day in Australia, every NFL Playoff game (10 total), plus one of the world’s biggest sporting events, Super Bowl 54 (February 2, 2020). So while you can’t watch every Thursday or Monday night game of the NFL Free to Air, ESPN of Australia (Foxtel/Kayo) will have you covered.
NFL 2019 NFL Pre-Season Live TV on ESPN (Sydney time)
|Friday 23 August||LIVE: Dolphins v Jaguars||10.00am – 12.30pm||Kayo / Foxtel|
|Saturday 24 August||LIVE: Lions v Bills||10.00am – 12.30pm||Kayo / Foxtel|
|Monday 26 August||LIVE: Titans v Steelers||10.00am – 12.30pm||Kayo / Foxtel|
TV fixtures shown as Sydney time, adjust for regional differences.
Watch or Stream the NFL Live
If you’re a resident of Australia you may wish to review the Foxtel from Telstra Sports combo. With the Sports Combo you can watch the best of live sport on ESPN from the comfort of home, and if you have to be out and about you can stream the NFL free using the Foxtel App within minutes of signing up.
Alternatively, Kayo Sports offers the exact same coverage of the NFL courtesy of ESPN, and have a 14 day free trial so you can review the service before you decide. Kayo offers live NFL streaming with eligible mobile devices and browsers, and provide on-Demand replays of the games they broadcast should you need to catch up.
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