“Together we make football”. This is the most popular and often used slogan in the United States. It is the slogan of the darling of American Sports. The NFL (National Football League). As such, it is a common sight to see an entire family pinned to their seats, with eyes locked to their TV screens, either watching an NFL game or eagerly anticipating one. This has led to collaboration between the NFL and several TV operators – including spectrum – increasing the reach of the game to viewers, by adding the NFL channel to their lists. However, the task of locating this NFL (alongside their channel number) in cable networks, such as spectrum, can be daunting. One is left to wonder what channel is NFL on the spectrum. Presently, spectrum airs the NFL network in 23 different states in the US which have various channel numbers for the network. However, you are required to subscribe to either the Spectrum Gold package or the Spectrum Silver package, for accessibility to the NFL channel.
We will explore this in this article. But first, an overview of the National Football League Network.
Overview of National Football League Network (NFLN)
Also known as NFLN, the NFL Network is owned by the NFL, as a part of their NFL media – this media also includes NFL Mobile, NFL RedZone, NFL.com, NFL Now, and NFL Films. Launched on the 4th of November, 2003, the Network is an American television network that is dedicated to airing American football. It should be noted that the owners of the 32 teams in the league, voted unanimously – and invested about $100 million – to approve its establishment
With the NFL Network, you will get football game telecasts, analysis programs, documentaries, and specials. The NFL Network serves as the library for over 4,000 hours of NFL footage. This makes it a major supplier of NFL programming.
The headquarters of the National Football League Network is located in Los Angeles, close to the SoFi Stadium, California. The world receives the broadcast of the Network from Encompass Digital Media, Atlanta, Georgia.
About Spectrum TV
Spectrum TV is a subsidiary of Charter Communications, under the brand name Spectrum. The TV division of Charter Communications offers a variety of cable TV packages for its users. In a recent development, you can also watch their TV without cable.
What Channel is NFL Network on Spectrum?
As earlier stated, Spectrum airs the NFL network in different states in the US, with varying channel numbers allocated to the NFL network. Here is a list of the states and the allocated channel numbers for the NFLN on Spectrum.
- California – 310
- Alabama – 15/822
- Minnesota – 14/802
- Indiana – 83
- Michigan – 37/711
- Colorado – 38/625
- Nebraska – 99
- Wisconsin – 15/669
- Ohio – 346
- Missouri – 15/802
- Montana – 17/625
- Tennessee – 22/826
- Florida – 101
- Texas – 94/310
- Wyoming – 17/625
- Nevada – 14/800
- Kentucky – 547
- Oregon – 18/807
- New York – 310
- North Carolina – 15/822
- Arizona – 310
- Georgia – 20/822
- Washington – 20/807
Note that the NFL Network is only available to spectrum users on some packages. Continue reading to know more about these packages.
Spectrum Packages with NFL Network
Earlier, we mentioned that only subscribers on assigned spectrum packages are allowed access to the NFL Network. It is either you subscribe to Spectrum Gold Package or Spectrum Silver Package. The subscription price for Spectrum Silver Package begins at $70 per month, while that of the Spectrum Gold package begins at $90 per month.
Channels on Spectrum TV
In addition to the NFL Network, Spectrum also has other interesting channels. These channels include:
- Paramount Network
- FOX News Channel
- Hallmark Channel
- Food Network
- Discovery Channel
- The CW
- USA Network
- Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
- Investigation Discovery
- TV Land
- WE TV
Nobody can deny the influence the National Football League has on both American sports and the entire nation. Views of the National Football League increase daily. This in turn increases the profit entertainment providers make from it.
Hence, the number of collaborations between Cable TV operators like Spectrum and the NFL Network to air the channel is increasing. For Spectrum, different states have varying channel numbers allocated to the NFL network.
Frequently Asked Questions:
- Which subscription allows you access to the NFL on Spectrum?
Right now, only customers on Spectrum Gold or Spectrum Silver packages are allowed access to NFL on Spectrum.
- Apart from NFL Network, are there other channels on Spectrum?
In addition to the NFL network, Spectrum provides access to other exciting channels, based on your subscription.