NFL Network’s Preseason Schedule Concludes with Live Double-Header on Thursday, August 29

NFL Network’s ‘Thursday Night Football’ Broadcast Team Calls New York Giants-New England Patriots at 7:30 PM ET 

San Francisco 49ers – San Diego Chargers at 10:30 PM ET

With the kickoff of the 2013 NFL season just nine days away, NFL Network has the final week of the preseason covered with a double-header of live Week 4 games.

On Thursday, August 29, the New England Patriots host the New York Giants at 7:30 PM ET in the preseason finale for both teams. NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football broadcast team of Brad Nessler (play-by-play), Mike Mayock (analyst) and Alex Flanagan (sideline reporter) will call the game from Gillette Stadium. NFL Network’s 13-game 2013 Thursday Night Football schedule kicks off Thursday, September 12 at 8:00 PM  ET when the Patriots host the division-rival New York Jets.

NFL Network’s live preseason schedule concludes at 10:30 PM ET when the San Diego Chargers host the San Francisco 49ers. NFL Network joins the game in progress, which kicks off at 10:00 PM ET.

All live games on NFL Network are subject to blackout restrictions and viewers are encouraged to check with their local providers for live game information.

For the fourth 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 and Android tablet devices so that fans can watch preseason games on the go.

Below is NFL Network’s Week 4 broadcast schedule.



Thursday, August 29

10:00 AM ET – San Diego Chargers vs. Arizona Cardinals (Week 3)

1:00 PM ET – Kansas City Chiefs vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (Week 3)

4:00 PM ET – Minnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers (Week 3)

7:30 PM ET – New York Giants vs. New England Patriots – LIVE

10:30 PM ET – San Francisco 49ers vs. San Diego Chargers – LIVE (joined in progress)

1:00 AM ET – Arizona Cardinals vs. Denver Broncos

Friday, August 30

10:00 AM ET – Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Atlanta Falcons

1:00 PM ET – Baltimore Ravens vs. St. Louis Rams

4:00 PM ET – Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs

8:00 PM ET – Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys

12 Midnight ET – Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks

3:00 AM ET – New Orleans Saints vs. Miami Dolphins

Saturday, August 31

7:00 AM ET – Detroit Lions vs. Buffalo Bills

10:00 AM ET – Washington Redskins vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

1:00 PM ET – New York Giants vs. New England Patriots

4:00 PM ET – Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Jets

8:00 PM ET – Tennessee Titans vs. Minnesota Vikings

12 Midnight ET – Arizona Cardinals vs. Denver Broncos

3:00 AM ET – San Francisco 49ers vs. San Diego Chargers

Sunday, September 1

7:00 AM ET – Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Jets

10:00 AM ET – Indianapolis Colts vs. Chicago Bears

1:00 PM ET – Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Carolina Panthers

4:00 PM ET – Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys

8:00 PM ET – Cleveland Browns vs. Chicago Bears

12 Midnight ET – Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs

3:00 AM ET – Baltimore Ravens vs. St. Louis Rams

The following broadcast teams will be calling each Week 4 matchup on NFL Network:

Game Play-by-Play Analyst Sideline
Eagles at Jets Ian Eagle Greg Buttle Otis Livingston
Colts at Bengals Brad Johansen Anthony Munoz N/A
Lions at Bills Ray Bentley Steve Tasker N/A
Jaguars at Falcons Tim Brandt Charles Davis Laura Okmin
Steelers at Panthers Mike Morgan Mike Rucker Pete Yanity
Redskins at Buccaneers Chris Myers Ronde Barber N/A
Saints at Dolphins Jesse Agler Bob Griese & Nat Moore Kim Bokamper
Giants at Patriots Brad Nessler Mike Mayock Alex Flanagan
Titans at Vikings Paul Allen Pete Bercich Greg Coleman & Ben Leber
Ravens at Rams Andrew Siciliano Marshall Faulk & Torry Holt N/A
Browns at Bears Sam Rosen Jim Miller N/A
Packers at Chiefs Paul Burmeister Trent Green Rachel Santschi
Texans at Cowboys Bill Jones Babe Laufenberg Mickey Spagnola
Cardinals at Broncos Verne Lundquist John Lynch Rod Mackey
49ers at Chargers Dan Fouts Billy Ray Smith N/A
Raiders at Seahawks Curt Menefee Brock Huard N/A



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