it was announced on Sunrise on Seven here in Australia that they have secured the rights to show the NFL season and the Super Bowl for the next five years when the season opens on August 3rd when, the New York Giants take on the Buffalo Bills.
Games will be on Channel 7 and Seven Mate.
Week one opens when the Green Bay Packers take on the super bowl winners Seattle Seahawks.
Seven’s agreement with the NFL will bring three games on Sunday, ending with Sunday night football. All coming to Australia live. The agreement also includes the Kick off game, the Thanksgiving games in November, the playoffs and the Super Bowl.
7mate has announced that it will pick up other NFL shows including: Hard Knocks, Sound FX, A Football Life, Road to the Super Bowl, Road to the Playoffs and America’s Game: The Super Bowl Champions.