NFL Network will make its debut in Cablevision homes beginning tomorrow.Â NFL Network will be available on channel 150 in both standard-definition and HD for customers who subscribe to iO Preferred, iO Silver, iO Gold or the iO Sports & Entertainment Pak.Â NFL RedZone, which airs on Sundays throughout the regular season, will be offered in both standard-definition and HD on channel 151 as part of the iO Sports & Entertainment Pak, which is now included in the new iO Gold package, which was launched last spring.
â€śWe know there is significant interest in the NFL Network and NFL RedZone among our Optimum TV customers, and are pleased to have worked productively with the NFL to offer both channels in time for the upcoming season, and for years to come,â€ť said Mac Budill, Cablevisionâ€™s executive vice president of programming.
â€śCablevision is one of the top television providers in the country and will offer New York fans football 24 hours a day, 365 days a year,â€ť said NFL Media COO Brian Rolapp. â€śWith the 2012 NFL season approaching, Cablevision subscribers will be able to enjoy our expanded 13-gameÂ Thursday Night FootballÂ schedule, SundayÂ NFL GameDayÂ shows,Â NFL Total Access, Emmy award-winning NFL Films programming and much more.Â In addition, NFL RedZone features every touchdown from every game on Sunday afternoons.â€ť
The Emmy Award-winningÂ Americaâ€™s Game: The Super Bowl ChampionsÂ series debuts this seasonâ€™s episode on the 2011 New York Giants exclusively on NFL Network on Tuesday, September 4 at 10:00 PM ET, one night before the Giants kick off the 2012 regular season against the Dallas Cowboys.
NFL Network is 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:Â NFL Total Access,Â NFL GameDay, the new four-hourÂ NFL AMÂ weekday morning show,Â Top 10,Â Playbook,Â NFL Replay,Â NFL Classic GamesÂ plus the Emmy award-winningÂ Sound FXÂ andÂ Americaâ€™s Game.
NFL Network is the home ofÂ Thursday Night FootballÂ â€” 13 primetime NFL regular season games from September through December. This yearâ€™s schedule kicks off on September 13 with a renewal of the NFLâ€™s most-played rivalry as the Chicago Bears visit the Green Bay Packers in the 185th meeting between the NFC North division foes.
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.
The extraordinarily popular 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, visitÂ www.nfl.com/redzonetv.