NFL to televise 11 preseason games on networks

The New York Giants get one nationally televised preseason game in 2013 and the Jets are shut out.
The broadcast networks continue to scale back their preseason coverage, opting not to show any games in weeks one and four. NBC and CBS will show two games, Fox has three and ESPN has four. The NFL Network does not produce its own preseason telecasts but it will blanket its schedule from Aug. 8-30 with local preseason telecasts with a handful of live games (that do not conflict with nationally televised games) and lots of tape-delayed showings.

August
Sun. 4 – Dallas vs. Miami, at Canton, Ohio, 8 p.m. (NBC)
Thur. 8 – Cincinnati at Atlanta, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Thur. 15 – San Diego at Chicago, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Fri. 16 – Tampa Bay at New England, 8 p.m. (Fox)
Sun. 18 – Indianapolis at Giants, 8 p.m. (Fox)
Mon. 19 – Pittsburgh at Washington, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Thur. 22 – Carolina at Baltimore, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Fri. 23 – Seattle at Green Bay, 8 p.m. (CBS)
Sat. 24 – St. Louis at Denver, 8 p.m. (CBS)
Sun. 25 – New Orleans at Houston, 4 p.m. (Fox)
Sun. 25 – Minnesota at San Francisco, 8 p.m. (NBC)

The Giants’ and Jets’ preseason schedules (dates still to be set):
Aug. 8-11 – Giants at Pittsburgh; Jets at Detroit
Aug. 15-19 – Indianapolis at Giants (Aug. 18); Jacksonville at Jets
Aug. 22-25 – Jets at Giants
Aug. 29-30 – Giants at New England; Philadelphia at Jets
Count on the Jets being televised by WCBS-2 and the Giants on WNBC-4.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment

Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

We reserve the right to remove any content at any time from this Community, including without limitation if it violates the Community Rules. We ask that you report content that you in good faith believe violates the above rules by clicking the Flag link next to the offending comment or fill out this form.
  • Blog Author

    Ken McMillan

    Ken McMillan has been covering sports since he got his first writing job in 1979. He has covered Section 9 athletics for most of the past 28 years. He reports on college sports, including Army and Marist College. He also writes on TV/radio sports ... Read Full
  • Categories

  • Archives