Harbaugh Brothers Matchup & Johnny Manziel’s Debut Highlight NFL Network’s Week 1 Live Preseason Schedule

Four Live Week 1 Preseason Games on NFL Network:

San Francisco 49ers at Baltimore Ravens – August 7 at 7:30 PM ET

Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers – August 7 at 10:30 PM ET

New Orleans Saints at St. Louis Rams – August 8 at 8:00 PM ET

Cleveland Browns at Detroit Lions – August 9 at 7:30 PM ET

Special Preseason ‘NFL RedZone’ Friday, August 8 at 7:30 PM ET

It’s time to get ‘Back to Football’ and NFL Network remains the go-to destination to do so, with four live games and re-airs of every Week 1 preseason game.

On Thursday, August 7 at 7:30 PM ET, NFL Network provides a special presentation of the San Francisco 49ers-Baltimore Ravens game – the teams’ first meeting since Super Bowl XLVII. NFL Network’s Ari Wolfe and Kurt Warner will call the action from NFL Network’s studios, while NFL Network’s Aditi Kinkhabwala will provide pre-game and post-game reports from Baltimore.

NFL Network’s live coverage of preseason games on Thursday continues at 10:30 PM ET when wide receiver Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys face quarterback Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers (joined in progress).

Editions of NFL Total Access on Thursday will air at 7:00 PM ET, during halftime of 49ers-Ravens and during halftime of Cowboys-Chargers, with hosts Dan Hellie and Amber Theoharis, and analysts Steve Mariucci and LaDainian Tomlinson.

On Friday, August 8 at 8:00 PM ET, quarterback Sam Bradford and the St. Louis Rams host quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints. NFL Network’s live coverage of Week 1 preseason games concludes on Saturday, August 9 at 7:30 PM ET when rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel makes his Cleveland Browns debut against wide receiver Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions.

NFL Total Access will air Friday at 7:00 PM ET, during halftime of Saints-Rams and following the conclusion of the game, and Saturday at 7:00 PM ET, during halftime of Browns-Lions and following the conclusion of the game.

Additionally, NFL Network provides complete game re-airs of every Week 1 preseason game.

***Please note that all live games on NFL Network are subject to local blackouts***

On Friday, August 8 at 7:30 PM ET, a special preseason edition of NFL RedZone will provide live highlights and coverage of Dolphins-Falcons, Buccaneers-Jaguars, Bills-Panthers, Eagles-Bears, Raiders-Vikings and Saints-Rams, hosted by Scott Hanson. Throughout the preseason, there will be four preseason editions of NFL RedZone (August 8, 16, 23 & 28).

For the fifth season, NFL Preseason Live enables fans in the United States to watch live and on-demand NFL preseason out-of-market games (some blackout restrictions apply). NFL Preseason Live gives fans additional viewing options including picture-in-picture, and dual and quad view modes, allowing fans to watch multiple games on the same screen. With full DVR controls, fans may also pause, rewind and replay live and archived game action. Condensed Games returns as well, which allows fans to watch any preseason game in roughly 30 minutes. NFL Preseason Live is also available on iOS, Android and Window tablet devices so that fans can watch preseason games on the go.

NFL Preseason Live is currently offered at $19.99. To learn more, visit www.NFL.com/preseasonlive.

Below is NFL Network’s Week 1 broadcast schedule.

NFL NETWORK 2014 WEEK 1 PRESEASON GAMES SCHEDULE

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

Thursday, August 7

7:30 PM ET – San Francisco 49ers vs. Baltimore Ravens – LIVE

10:30 PM ET – Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers – LIVE (joined live in progress)

1:00 AM ET – Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

Friday, August 8

10:00 AM ET – Cincinnati Bengals vs. Kansas City Chiefs

1:00 PM ET – Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets

4:00 PM ET – New England Patriots vs. Washington Redskins

8:00 PM ET – New Orleans Saints vs. St. Louis Rams – LIVE

12 Midnight ET – Oakland Raiders vs. Minnesota Vikings

3:00 AM ET – Buffalo Bills vs. Carolina Panthers

Saturday, August 9

7:00 AM ET – Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

10:00 AM ET – Miami Dolphins vs. Atlanta Falcons

1:00 PM ET – Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears

4:00 PM ET – Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

7:30 PM ET – Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions – LIVE

12 Midnight ET – Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Giants

3:00 AM ET – Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets

Sunday, August 10

6:00 AM ET – Buffalo Bills vs. Carolina Panthers

9:00 AM ET – Green Bay Packers vs. Tennessee Titans

12 Noon ET – Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Giants

3:00 PM ET – New England Patriots vs. Washington Redskins

6:00 PM ET – San Francisco 49ers vs. Baltimore Ravens

9:00 PM ET – Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

12 Midnight ET – Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers

3:00 AM ET – Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

Monday, August 11

10:00 AM ET – Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

1:00 PM ET – Cincinnati Bengals vs. Kansas City Chiefs

4:00 PM ET – Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Giants

8:00 PM ET – New England Patriots vs. Washington Redskins

12 Midnight ET – Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

3:00 AM ET – New Orleans Saints vs. St. Louis Rams

Tuesday, August 12

10:00 AM ET – Miami Dolphins vs. Atlanta Falcons

1:00 PM ET – New Orleans Saints vs. St. Louis Rams

4:00 PM ET – Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets

8:00 PM ET – Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions

12 Midnight ET – Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers

3:00 AM ET – Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Giants

Wednesday, August 13

10:00 AM ET – Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears

1:00 PM ET – Green Bay Packers vs. Tennessee Titans

4:00 PM ET – Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers

8:00 PM ET – San Francisco 49ers vs. Baltimore Ravens

12 Midnight ET – Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

3:00 AM ET – Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions

Thursday, August 14

10:00 AM ET – New England Patriots vs. Washington Redskins

1:00 PM ET – Buffalo Bills vs. Carolina Panthers

4:00 PM ET – Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears

12 Midnight ET – Oakland Raiders vs. Minnesota Vikings

3:00 AM ET – Green Bay Packers vs. Tennessee Titans

Friday, August 15

10:00 AM ET – Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets

1:00 PM ET - Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions

4:00 PM ET – Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

***Please note that all live games on NFL Network are subject to local blackouts***

The following broadcast teams will be calling each Week 1 matchup on NFL Network:

Game Play-by-Play Analyst Sideline
Colts at Jets Ian Eagle Greg Buttle Otis Livingston
49ers at Ravens* Ari Wolfe Kurt Warner N/A
Patriots at Redskins Kenny Albert Joe Theismann Ken Harvey
Bengals at Chiefs Paul Burmeister Trent Green BJ Kissel & Rachel Santschi
Seahawks at Broncos Ron Zappolo John Lynch Rod Mackey
Cowboys at Chargers Dan Fouts Billy Ray Smith N/A
Dolphins at Falcons Randy Waters Dave Archer Laura Okmin
Buccaneers at Jaguars Sam Kouvaris Mark Brunell Nikki Kimbleton
Bills at Panthers Mick Mixon Mike Rucker Kelli Bartik
Eagles at Bears Sam Rosen Jim Miller Lou Canellis
Raiders at Vikings Paul Allen Pete Bercich Greg Coleman & Ben Leber
Saints at Rams Andrew Siciliano Marshall Faulk & Torry Holt Casey Phillips & Martin Kilcoyne
Browns at Lions Jim Donovan Solomon Wilcots Dave Chudowsky
Steelers at Giants Bob Papa Carl Banks Howard Cross & Bruce Beck
Packers at Titans Cory Curtis Eddie George Audra Martin
Texans at Cardinals Dave Pasch Ron Wolfley Jody Jackson

* – Special NFL Network presentation

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