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CBS All Access Adds NFL Games

by Paige Albiniak  |  12.01.2016

CBS’ over-the top service, CBS All Access, is adding NFL games starting Sunday, Dec. 4. 

“We are very pleased that our partnership with the NFL has been expanded to include CBS All Access,” said Leslie Moonves, CBS chairman and CEO in a statement. “Adding the most watched programming on television, to the most watched network on television, will be a powerful combination as we continue to grow CBS All Access into the future.”

All Access subscribers will be able to see all NFL games that air on CBS via device’s using the CBS App for iOS, Android and Windows 10, on connected device platforms, including Xbox One and Xbox 360, Roku Players, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, and PS4, and online at CBS.com in more than 150 markets across the U.S.

They also will be able to sample NFL Game Pass, the league’s on-demand digital video service.

Meanwhile, all NFL On CBS games will “remain available on mobile devices exclusively through the NFL Mobile app for Verizon Wireless customers,” according to the release. 

Verizon has an exclusive mobile phone rights deal with the NFL that allows Verizon-connected iPhones to stream NFL games.

CBS All Access — which offers CBS’ primetime and daytime series as well as originals such as Star Trek: Discovery and The Good Wife spin-off The Good Fight coming next year — costs subscribers $5.99 per month with advertising or $9.99 without. 

“CBS has been one of our most trusted and valuable partners for over 50 years, and we’re happy to extend our relationship with them in new and exciting ways,” said NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, also in a statement. “Distribution of our games on CBS All Access is a win for the millions of NFL fans across the country, especially those looking to watch our games on these emerging digital platforms.”

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