NFL Network's Live Preseason Schedule Continues With Giants-Jets & Cowboys-Chargers Saturday August 18

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August 14th, 2012

via press release:

 

NFL NETWORK’S LIVE PRESEASON SCHEDULE CONTINUES WITH GIANTS-JETS & COWBOYS-CHARGERS SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

 

‘NFL Preseason Live’ Provides Live Look-Ins of Week 2 Preseason Games Friday, August 17 at 7:30 PM ET

 

Two Live Week 2 Games on NFL Network Saturday, August 18:

Giants at Jets – 7:00 PM ET

Cowboys at Chargers – 10:00 PM ET

 

NFL Media’s comprehensive coverage of the 2012 NFL preseason continues, featuring a doubleheader of live Week 2 games on Saturday, August 18.

 

On Friday, August 17 at 7:30 PM ET on NFL Network, NFL Preseason Live provides live look-ins of Week 2 preseason games. Host Rich Eisen and analyst Steve Mariucci take viewers around The League in NFL RedZone-style, delivering live game action and highlights including 2011 Offensive Rookie of the Year Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers hosting the Miami Dolphins, and quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints taking on the Jacksonville Jaguars.

 

NFL Network’s live preseason game schedule continues on Saturday, August 18 with a doubleheader, beginning at 7:00 PM ET when Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and the New York Giants face the in-town rival Jets in Tim Tebow’s home debut. At 10:00 PM ET, quarterback Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys travel to San Diego to face quarterback Philip Rivers and the Chargers in a matchup of two teams looking to make postseason runs in the regular season.

 

NFL Network remains the only place to catch all 65 games of the 2012 NFL preseason schedule.

 

NFL.com’s NFL Preseason Live returns to offer fans live and on-demand access to preseason games online and in HD. Full DVR controls allow fans to pause, rewind and replay both live and archived game action. Additional viewing options include picture-in-picture and a quad view mode which provides fans the ability to watch four games on the same screen.

 

New to NFL Preseason Live this year is the Condensed Games feature, which allows fans to watch every play from an entire game – from opening kickoff to the final whistle – in 30 minutes and commercial-free. For the first time, NFL Preseason Live is available on Android and iOS tablets with a free download.

 

Fans with NFL Mobile from Verizon can watch NFL Network, including preseason games, live on their mobile devices around the clock.

 

Below is NFL Network’s Week 2 broadcast schedule.

 

NFL NETWORK 2012 WEEK 2 PRESEASON GAMES SCHEDULE

(ALL TIMES EASTERN; LIVE GAMES IN BOLD; ALL GAMES IN HIGH DEFINITION)

 

Thursday, August 16

12 Midnight – Cleveland Browns at Green Bay Packers

3:00 AM – Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Miami Dolphins (Week 1)

 

Friday, August 17

10:00 AM – St. Louis Rams at Indianapolis Colts (Week 1)

1:00 PM – Cleveland Browns at Green Bay Packers

4:00 PM – Dallas Cowboys at Oakland Raiders (Week 1)

12:00 Midnight – Miami Dolphins at Carolina Panthers

3:00 AM – Cincinnati Bengals at Atlanta Falcons

Saturday, August 18

6:00 AM – Cleveland Browns at Green Bay Packers

9:00 AM – Cincinnati Bengals at Atlanta Falcons

12 Noon – Buffalo Bills at Minnesota Vikings

3:00 PM – Jacksonville Jaguars at New Orleans Saints

7:00 PM – New York Giants at New York Jets – LIVE

10:00 PM – Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers – LIVE

1:00 AM – Oakland Raiders at Arizona Cardinals

4:00 AM – Buffalo Bills at Minnesota Vikings

 

Sunday, August 19

7:00 AM – Detroit Lions at Baltimore Ravens

10:00 AM – Tennessee Titans at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

1:00 PM – San Francisco 49ers at Houston Texans

4:00 PM – Washington Redskins at Chicago Bears

11:00 PM – Seattle Seahawks at Denver Broncos

2:00 AM – Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers

 

Monday, August 20

10:00 AM – Jacksonville Jaguars at New Orleans Saints

1:00 PM – Kansas City Chiefs at St. Louis Rams

4:00 PM – Miami Dolphins at Carolina Panthers

12 Midnight – San Francisco 49ers at Houston Texans

3:00 AM – Detroit Lions at Baltimore Ravens

 

Tuesday, August 21

10:00 AM – Oakland Raiders at Arizona Cardinals

1:00 PM – New York Giants at New York Jets

4:00 PM – Jacksonville Jaguars at New Orleans Saints

8:00 PM – Washington Redskins at Chicago Bears

12 Midnight – Kansas City Chiefs at St. Louis Rams

3:00 AM – Indianapolis Colts at Pittsburgh Steelers

 

Wednesday, August 22

10:00 AM – Philadelphia Eagles at New England Patriots

1:00 PM – Tennessee Titans at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

4:00 PM – Indianapolis Colts at Pittsburgh Steelers

8:00 PM – Seattle Seahawks at Denver Broncos

12 Midnight – Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers

3:00 AM – Washington Redskins at Chicago Bears

 

Thursday, August 23

10:00 AM – Miami Dolphins at Carolina Panthers

1:00 PM – Seattle Seahawks at Denver Broncos

4:00 PM – Oakland Raiders at Arizona Cardinals

 

 

The following broadcast teams will be calling each Week 2 matchup on NFL Network:

 

Game Play-by-Play Analyst Sideline
Bengals at Falcons* Kenny Albert Daryl Johnston Tony Siragusa
Browns at Packers Kevin Harlan Rich Gannon Trenni Kusnierek
Titans at Buccaneers Chris Myers John Lynch Dave Wirth
Lions at Ravens* Thom Brennaman Brian Billick N/A
Dolphins at Panthers Mike Morgan Mike Rucker Pete Yanity
Bills at Vikings Paul Allen Pete Bercich Greg Coleman & Ben Leber
Jaguars at Saints Tim Brando Solomon Wilcots N/A
Raiders at Cardinals Dave Pasch Ron Wolfley Paul Calvisi
Giants at Jets Ian Eagle Greg Buttle Otis Livingston
Redskins at Bears Sam Rosen Jim Miller Lou Canellis
49ers at Texans Joel Meyers Spencer Tillman Bob Allen
Chiefs at Rams Andrew Siciliano Marshall Faulk/Orlando Pace Maurice Drummond
Seahawks at Broncos Dave Logan Ed McCaffrey Rod Mackey
Cowboys at Chargers Dan Fouts Billy Ray Smith N/A
Colts at Steelers*** Al Michaels Cris Collinsworth Michele Tafoya
Eagles at Patriots** Mike Tirico Jon Gruden Lisa Salters

 

 
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