What channel is NFL Network? How to watch, stream the NFL’s Saturday games in 2020December 20, 2020
The NFL is back with its Saturday games in December, and that means football fans need access to NFL Network to watch.
There are five NFL games scheduled total for Saturday, Dec. 19 and the following Saturday, Dec. 26. Four of those feature exclusive broadcasts on NFL Network: Bills vs. Broncos and Packers vs. Panthers in Week 15, and Lions vs. Buccaneers and Raiders vs. Dolphins in Week 16.
Unlike the “Thursday Night Football” simulcast with Fox, the only way to watch those four games on your television set is through NFL Network, which is available on most cable providers. Below, we’ve got more information on how to access NFL Network on your TV, and how it can be streamed if your channel lineup doesn’t include NFL Network.
How to watch NFL Network
Unlike the NFL’s “Thursday Night Football” game package, which is simulcast across Fox, NFL Network and Amazon Prime, each Saturday game in 2020 will be broadcast exclusively on NFL Network.
NFL Network is available on most major cable/satellite providers. The NFL Network channel number is as follows on the following providers:
- DirecTV: 212
- Verizon FiOS: 88 (588 HD)
- Dish Network: 191
- Google Fiber: 219
- Spectrum: 96
- Xfinity: 180
How to stream NFL Network
Is NFL Network on Amazon Prime?
No, NFL Network is not on Amazon Prime. You can access the NFL App to watch NFL games on Amazon Fire.
Is NFL Network on Hulu?
No. The NFL Network channel itself is not available on Hulu TV as part of its channel lineup. While most NFL games can be watched on Hulu because it offers the channels most NFL games are on, NFL Network games are out of luck.
Is NFL Network on YouTube TV?
NFL Network is available on YouTube TV. The league and YouTube reached an agreement in the week leading up to the 2020 season to offer both NFL Network and NFL RedZone. NFL Network is available as part of the base package on YouTube TV.
Is NFL Network on fuboTV?
NFL Network is available on fuboTV. You can sign up for a seven-day free trial with fuboTV at this link.
NFL Saturday game schedule 2020
Saturday, Dec. 19
|Bills (10-3) at Broncos (5-8)||4:30 p.m. ET||NFL Network, fuboTV|
|Panthers (4-9) at Packers (10-3)||8:15 p.m. ET||NFL Network, fuboTV|