FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 20, 2019
Pluto TV's NFL Channel Delivers Action-Packed NFL Games and Clutch Moments From Years Past, Team-Specific Season Recaps, Past Seasons of NFL Films' Award-Winning Series Hard Knocks and More on The Leading Free Streaming Television Service
LOS ANGELES, CA (Aug 20, 2019) – The National Football League (NFL) and Pluto TV, the leading free streaming television service in America, today announced the launch of a new channel celebrating the NFL's iconic and classic moments spanning over a decade of past seasons. The NFL Channel is now available on Pluto TV (Ch. 465).
The NFL Channel provided by Pluto TV is a specially curated feed of iconic library content devoted to providing NFL fans the best productions that NFL Films and NFL Media has to offer. Complementing the NFL's 100th season celebration, the new launch will include programming such as previous seasons of the award-winning Hard Knocks series, team-specific season recaps dating back over a decade, and replays of classic NFL matchups.
"As a new football season is about to debut, we are incredibly excited to celebrate it with an all-new destination for those looking to relive unforgettable moments and programming from years past," states Amy Kuessner, SVP of Content Partnerships for Pluto TV. "The addition of The NFL Channel on Pluto TV is a gift to our growing audience, a perfect addition to our burgeoning channel lineup and a testament to our love of the game."
The channel will be refreshed with new content including NFL Top 100 Players of 2018 and digitally-produced recaps, previews, press conferences, moments and more.
"We're very excited to open up our library of classic games and memorable NFL programming to football fans through our dedicated NFL Channel on Pluto TV," said Ross Ketover, Senior Executive of NFL Films. "As we celebrate the NFL's 100th season, we know fans will enjoy discovering shows they may have missed, or reliving those unforgettable games and moments that make the NFL special."
The all new NFL Channel will join Pluto TV's 150+ live, linear, curated channels and thousands of movies and TV shows on demand from an expansive library of licensed content from over 150 major media companies, film studios, television networks, news organizations, publishers and digital first outfits.
About Pluto TV
Pluto TV, a Viacom Company, is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 150+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin.
About NFL Films
NFL Films, the most honored filmmaker in sports television history with 129 Sports Emmy Awards – remains a groundbreaking leader in sports television, providing unprecedented access to and legendary storytelling about the sport of professional football. With more than 100 million feet of film in its library, NFL Films is the historical backbone of NFL Network and a key supplier of the network's programming, including the critically acclaimed series A Football Life. NFL Films is also the producer of HBO's Hard Knocks, Prime Video's All or Nothing, Showtime's Inside the NFL, Fox Sports' NFL Turning Point and NFL Films Presents, and several documentaries for ESPN's 30 for 30.
NFL Films is a part of NFL Media, the owned and operated media division of the National Football League which is comprised of NFL Network, NFL Films, NFL.com, the NFL app and NFL RedZone.