What channel is NFL Network? How to watch, stream the NFL’s Saturday games in 2021

What channel is NFL Network? How to watch, stream the NFL's Saturday games in 2021

The Browns and the Raiders are scheduled to kick off the NFL’s first set of Saturday games in 2021. 

NFL Network will broadcast three NFL games on Saturday in Week 15 and 16. The Patriots are scheduled to face the Colts in Week 15 after Browns vs. Raiders was postponed from its orginal slot. The NFL Network will air Cleveland’s next matchup in Green Bay in addition to Fox. 

The matchup between the Colts and the Cardinals during the evening of Christmas Day will air exclusively on NFL Network. 

Below, we’ve got more information on how to access NFL Network on your TV, and how it can be streamed if your channel lineup doesn’t include NFL Network. 

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How to watch NFL Network

Unlike the regular season’s “Thursday Night Football” matchups, the NFL’s set of Saturday games will not be exclusive to NFL Network. Browns vs. Packers on Christmas Day will also air on Fox. 

NFL Network is available on most major cable/satellite providers. The NFL Network channel number is as follows on the following providers:

  • DirecTV: 212
  • Dish Network: 154
  • Verizon Fios: 88 (588 HD)
  • Xfinity: Varies with area code
  • Spectrum: Varies with area code

How to stream NFL Network

Is NFL Network on Amazon Prime?

No, NFL Network is not on Amazon Prime. You can access the NFL App to watch NFL games on Amazon Fire.

Is NFL Network on Hulu TV?

NFL Network is available to all Hulu + Live TV subscribers. Hulu added NFL Network to its TV line-up in July 2021 to include regular-season games and Thursday Night Football. 

Is NFL Network on YouTube TV?

NFL Network is available on YouTube TV. The league and YouTube reached an agreement in the week leading up to the 2020 season to offer both NFL Network and NFL RedZone. NFL Network is available as part of the base package on YouTube TV.

Is NFL Network on fuboTV?

NFL Network is available on fuboTV. You can sign up for a seven-day free trial with fuboTV at this link

NFL Saturday game schedule 2021

Saturday, Dec. 18

Game Time TV
Patriots (9-4) at Colts (7-6) 8:15 p.m. ET NFL Network, fuboTV

Saturday, Dec. 25 

Game Time TV
Browns at Packers 4:30 p.m. ET Fox, NFL Network, fuboTV
Colts at Cardinals 8:15 p.m. ET NFL Network, fuboTV