As they grow, the streaming giants are vying for more access to live sports broadcasts. For example, Amazon Prime Video offers live broadcasts of several professional sports organizations, including the NFL, one of the largest.
Currently, there are few premium video-on-demand (VOD) services that offer live coverage. It is not even possible to watch live broadcasts through NFL Game Pass.
A non-cable alternative like Amazon Prime Video securing the rights to live NFL games is a big deal.
There are thousands of episodes and movies available on Amazon Prime Video. Further, Amazon Prime allows you to rent and purchase titles that are otherwise hard to find outside its collection.
With our Amazon Prime Video review, you’ll learn more about the service’s features and movie selection. We also cover packages and pricing if you’re 3rd and inches and need more information before you decide.
Like traditional television, NFL games can now be streamed live on Amazon Prime Video. Here’s how to stream your Amazon Prime Video NFL package.
Can I Stream Every NFL Game on Amazon Prime Video?
Numerous complicated contracts are tied to the NFL with local and national networks, as with any other professional sport. No, Amazon Prime Video does not stream every NFL game. We won’t bore you with the details.
To watch every NFL game live, you’ll need a traditional cable package or a cable alternative, such as fuboTV or Sling TV. You can also watch most out-of-market games using the Sunday Ticket app from DirectTV.
Amazon Prime Video simulcasts 11 Thursday Night Football games each season, which is also split between CBS and NBC.
You can personalize your football viewing experience with some features. For instance, you can alter Thursday Night Football by choosing your favorite commentators.
There will be Fox’s Joe Buck and Troy Aikman, Amazon’s Andrea Kremer and Hannah Storm, NFL.com’s Bucky Brooks and Daniel Jeremiah, and Fox Deportes’ Adrián García Márquez and Rolando Cantú.
The X-Ray feature is also available on Amazon Prime Video. Fantasy football and superfans can use this feature to stay up-to-date on key insights and league statistics.
The X-Ray feature not only lets you watch replays but also displays statistics like completion probability, running speeds, and pocket time for the quarterback. There are also helpful features as well as important milestones, trivia, and simple box score statistics.
A playoff game will be streamed live on Amazon Prime during the post-season of 2020-2021. The Wild Card game is one of the most exciting. In this simulcast, Amazon Prime Video will also share the viewing rights with CBS, Nickelodeon, and ViacomCBS.
What Other NFL Content Does Amazon Prime Video Offer?
With your current subscription, you can still watch Sunday’s games even if Amazon Prime Video doesn’t carry them. Aside from living games, Amazon offers some original game scheduling to help fans analyze games.