Less than one month is left when the teams from different parts of American will take part in American Football which is famous as the National Football League. It is in September Week 1 the sides will be facing each other and prove themselves at their best. Chicago Vikings will be facing Green Bay Packers in September in week 1. Vikings have lost two matches in the preseason, and now with the training, they might prove to be worthy against the Packers, but it is all up to the viewers to decide on their performance and even on the result of the match.
The Green Bay Packers have already started their training camps and the roster of the team is almost set for the training. This training will give an idea to the NFL fans who will be able to see the training to know the performance of the Packers in NFL regular season. Both the teams are facing each other for nearly more than 90 seasons. Last year it was Packers who won over the Vikings. Let the fans wait for this season’s performance.
There is nothing to worry about if one does not have a cable connection. There are multiple online streaming options which will help the NFL fans to watch all the Sunday, Monday and Thursday night and morning matches.
NFL Network will have all the matches 13 weeks of the 17-week regular seasons, So one can browse the NFL Network to watch the match both live and on-demand. There will be simultaneous broadcast of 11 weeks regular seasons in FOX and Amazon Prime. NFL Red Zone is another channel which promises the viewer to show all the intricate moment of the games along with the live coverage of Sunday afternoon game.
Vikings vs Packers Streaming Options
If the viewers in a good location where the reception is good then just buying a good antenna and placing it near the TV will allow the viewers to watch the games online for free. In addition to other games on CBS, NBC or Fox if the local team is playing in ESPN or NFL Network then the game will be automatically transmitted in the local station.
PlayStation Vue is Sony’s live TV streaming service which will enable the viewers to watch all the channels of the NFL games. In PS Vue one can add NFL Red Zone with some extra cost. A subscription of $50 all NFL fans will be able to watch the matches in CBS, Fox , NBC and in other local networks.
DirecTV Now with a subscription of $40 will be able to stream the matches in ESPN, CBS, NBC, Fox and NFL Network. For NFL Netrokmlittle higher package of $55 would be good for the viewers.
NFL Sunday Ticket will not allow the viewers of the DirecTV Now to watch the Sunday matches but to watch all the out-of-market matches but with the DirecTV satellite.
Sling TV, Hulu Live TV, Fubo TV, YouTube Tv are the good online streaming channels which will enable the viewers to watch all the NFL regular season matches in CBS, FOX, NBC, ESPN, NFL Network and all other local channels. The monthly subscription of all the online streaming channels ranges from $25 to $55 depending on the availability of the network.
Amazon Prime will enable the viewers to stream 11 Thursday Night Football matches with a simultaneous telecast in Fox channel. The Amazon Prime games can be streamed online with the help of Amazon-owned Twitch.
If the NFL app downloads the NFL app in the available devices then one can live stream the games in their mobile from any parts of the world depending on the geographical limitations. Games can also be streamed in Yahoo and Yahoo Sports app.
Date and Time
Packers will fight against the Vikings on 16th September 2018 at 8:20 PM ET in the NFL regular season week 1.
The match between Packers and Vikings will take place in Lambeau Field which is situated in north central United States in Green Bay in Wisconsin. This is the home ground for Packers.
NBC is the official broadcaster of this match and viewers who have cable connection will be able to watch the game on television, and the cord cutters will be able to browse the website of NBC.com. Other channels like Fox Sports, CBS and NFL, will also broadcast the match but not in all cities of US.
Fox and CBS will be broadcasting the Sunday afternoon matches, NBC will air the game on Sunday nights and ESPN on Monday nights.
Besides all prediction and talks of the viewers and the fans, the teams are ready for the regular season. It is time to disclose the names of the first picks of both the teams.
Matt Nagy is the Head coach of the Vikings, and according to him, the first picks are Roquan Smith, James Daniel, Joel Iyiegbuniwe, Anthony Miller, Bilal Nicholas, Kylie Fitts and Javon Wims. Roquan Amith went on a contract for four years with the team.
Green Bay Packers
Mike McCarthy is the Head coach of the team, and he is 14th head coach of Packers. His first picks for the team are Jaire Alexander, Oren Burks, Josh Jackson, J’mon Moore, Cole Madison, JK P Scott, Marquez Valdes Scantling, James Looney, Equanimeous St. Brown, Hunter Bradley and Kendall Donnerson. There were few injuries, but good news for the team is some players are coming back to the training camp with proper fitness.