San Antonio.- Football fans who are Time Warner Cable customers in San Antonio can break out the champagne ... or the beer. NFL Network is now live on channel 280 (or channel 496 for HD) on the Digital Basic and Sports Pass tiers. Sports Pass customers can also get NFL RedZone (channels 281 and 487). The brand new agreement makes the programming available to more than 350,000 Time Warner Cable subscribers in the Alamo City. Everybody should be able to see the new football channels before this Thursday night's game. Click the headline for more info.
Posted by Angela Covo
Friday's announcement will certainly thrill football fans who subscribe to TIme Warner Cable and couldn't enjoy the Thursday night games.
NFL Network and NFL RedZone debuts in Time Warner Cable homes starting Sunday Sept. 23, with full launch before Thursday, September 27.
“We’re delighted to have reached an agreement for NFL Network and NFL RedZone that provides a good value to our customers,” Melinda Witmer, Executive Vice President and Chief Video and Content Officer for Time Warner Cable said in the release.
“The additional games this year and the proven appeal of NFL RedZone will certainly prove to be a draw for our customers. We look forward to a long and productive relationship with the NFL.”
According to the release, NFL Network is the home of Thursday Night Football -- 13 primetime NFL regular season games from September through December -- and the destination for all that happens around the sport of football.
NFL Network airs seven days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and provides viewers with more than 2,500 hours per year of original programming, including: NFL Total Access, NFL GameDay, the new four-hour NFL AM weekday morning show, Top 10, Playbook, NFL Replay, NFL Classic Games plus the Emmy award-winning Sound FX and America’s Game.
NFL Network also features every NFL preseason game, the Senior Bowl, plus more coverage of the NFL Draft, Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony, NFL Scouting Combine and Super Bowl than anyone else.
NFL RedZone, produced by NFL Network, whips around every NFL game on Sunday afternoons, delivering the touchdowns and most exciting moments as they happen and in high definition. When a team goes inside the 20-yard line, fans see the crucial plays live. The channel keeps fans up-to-date in real time, switching from game to game with live look-ins, highlights and a chance to see every important play. For more information on NFL RedZone, visit www.nfl.com/redzonetv.