Sling TV recently announced the addition of NFL Network, and NFL Redzone to their growing lineup of streaming channels. What we didn’t know until today was if the channels would be offered on a core package or as an add on.
Today Sling announced NFL Network would be added to the Sling Blue package for no additional cost. The Blue package costs $25 a month and includes many favorites including USA, History, and Fox Sports national and regional networks.
Sling also revealed today that NFL Redzone would be offered to customers as part of their $5 Sports Extra add on package.
“The addition of NFL Network and NFL RedZone means our NFL coverage is available across multiple networks throughout the season on Sling TV,” said Roger Lynch, CEO of Sling TV. “Watching NFL action on all your devices has never been easier.”
“We are constantly looking for new ways to make our content available to the millions of NFL fans, and Sling TV distribution provides yet another option for accessing NFL Network and NFL RedZone across devices,” said Hans Schroeder, Senior Vice President, Media Strategy, Business Development & Sales for the NFL.
Additionally, with NFL Network fans can watch live and delayed coverage of the entire slate of all 64 NFL preseason games. Highlighted by a record 16 live games, NFL Network’s preseason schedule kicks off Thursday, August 11 at 7:30 PM ET with live coverage of the New England Patriots hosting the New Orleans Saints.
The NFL Network-produced NFL RedZone channel brings fans every touchdown of every game on Sunday afternoons. Hosted by Scott Hanson, NFL RedZone whips around every NFL game on Sunday afternoons delivering the touchdowns and most exciting moments live and in high definition.
Sling TV customers will also have access to both NFL Network and NFL RedZone through Watch NFL Network this season, available on NFL.com, the NFL app across connected TV devices, and via NFL Mobile on Windows, iOS and Android devices.