NFL Preseason Week 1 of 2023 will kick off on Thursday, August 10, 2023. The first match is between Houston Texans and New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA.
This week of preseason games will wrap up with a match between Las Vegas Raiders and San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, August 13 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Which TV channel will broadcast NFL Preseason Week 1 games?
For Week 1 of the preseason, games will be shown on each team’s local TV channel. Additionally, NFL Network will broadcast 10 of these games.
How many games are scheduled for Week 1?
In total, 16 games are scheduled from Thursday, August 10 to Sunday, August 13.
NFL Preseason 2023 Week 1 TV Schedule
|DATE||GAME||TIME (ET)||TV Channels|
|Thursday, August 10||Houston Texans at New England Patriots||7 p.m.||KTRK-TV 13, Patriots Preseason TV Network, NFL Network|
|Thursday, August 10||Minnesota Vikings at Seattle Seahawks||10 p.m.||KMSP-TV 9, KING-TV 5, NFL Network,|
|Friday, August 11||Atlanta Falcons at Miami Dolphins||7 p.m.||WAGA-TV 5, WFOR-TV 4|
|Friday, August 11||Green Bay Packers at Cincinnati Bengals||7 p.m.||Packers TV Network, Bengals Preseason TV Network, NFL Network|
|Friday, August 11||New York Giants at Detroit Lions||7 p.m.||WNBC 4, Lions TV Network|
|Friday, August 11||Pittsburgh Steelers at Tampa Bay Buccaneers||7 p.m.||KDKA-TV 2, WFLA-TV 8|
|Friday, August 11||Washington Commanders at Cleveland Browns||7:30 p.m.||WRC-TV 4, WEWS-TV 5|
|Friday, August 11||Denver Broncos at Arizona Cardinals||10 p.m.||KTVD 20, KPNX 12, NFL Network|
|Saturday, August 12||Indianapolis Colts at Buffalo Bills||1 p.m.||WTTV 4, WIVB-TV 4|
|Saturday, August 12||Tennessee Titans at Chicago Bears||1 p.m.||WKRN-TV 2, WFLD 32, NFL Network|
|Saturday, August 12||New York Jets at Carolina Panthers||4 p.m.||WCBS-TV 2, Panthers TV Network, NFL Network|
|Saturday, August 12||Jacksonville Jaguars at Dallas Cowboys||5 p.m.||WFOX-TV 30, KTVT 11|
|Saturday, August 12||Philadelphia Eagles at Baltimore Ravens||7 p.m.||WCAU 10, WBAL-TV 11, NFL Network|
|Saturday, August 12||Los Angeles Chargers at Los Angeles Rams||9 p.m.||KCBS-TV 2, KABC-TV 7, NFL Network|
|Sunday, August 13||Kansas City Chiefs at New Orleans Saints||1 p.m.||KSHB-TV 41, WVUE-DT 8, NFL Network|
|Sunday, August 13||San Francisco 49ers at Las Vegas Raiders||4 p.m.||KPIX-TV 5, KVVU-TV 5, NFL Network|
How can you stream NFL Preseason Week 1 live?
You can stream all the games of NFL Preseason Week 1 on NFL+. NFL+ is the official streaming service of the NFL, which gives you access to out-of-market games.
With prices starting at just $4.99 a month, NFL+ offers the exclusive opportunity to watch every out-of-market preseason game. You can watch these games on any device that supports the NFL app.
Moreover, you can stream the 10 games that the NFL Network will broadcast on live TV streaming services that include the NFL Network, such as FuboTV, Hulu+Live TV, and YouTube TV.
Can you watch the NFL preseason week 1 games for free?
Yes, you can watch some NFL preseason games for free. All you need is an OTA (over-the-air) antenna to receive your local NFL team’s affiliate station and other regional channels that broadcast national games.
Before buying an antenna, you should check the channels available in your area. To do this, input your zip code into the Reception Map Tool on the Federal Communications Commission’s website. The map will show the channel call signs in your area. Click on them to see the distance to the channel’s tower.
Also, you can take advantage of FuboTV’s free trial offer to watch the NFL Network for free.
Hope this guide helps you to enjoy a single moment of NFL Preseason Week 1 games on your TV and live stream online.