How to Watch Sunday Night Football 2022–2023
Prep your NFL game plan with our guide to watching Sunday Night Football across NBC, Peacock, Telemundo, and Universo.
This season, NBC Sports will broadcast 20 NFL regular season games—including 18 Sunday Night Football matchups. Every game will air live on NBC and Peacock, with Spanish-language telecasts appearing on Telemundo and Universo.
There are several must-watch Sunday Night Football games in 2022, and we’ve outlined the best ways to tune in. Keep scrolling for more details—including the complete SNF schedule and free viewing options.
Sunday Night Football schedule
NBC Sports presents 18 Sunday Night Football games this season—plus Thursday games on opening day and Thanksgiving night. We’ve outlined the complete 2022 Sunday Night Football schedule in the table below, with kickoff times and channel listings.
|Week||Game||Date||Time (ET)||English channels||Spanish channels|
|Week 1||Buffalo Bills at Los Angeles Rams||September 8, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 1||Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys||September 11, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 2||Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers||September 18, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 3||San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos||September 25, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 4||Kansas City Chiefs at Tampa Bay Buccaneers||October 2, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 5||Cincinnati Bengals at Baltimore Ravens||October 9, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 6||Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles||October 16, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 7||Pittsburgh Steelers at Miami Dolphins||October 23, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 8||Green Bay Packers at Buffalo Bills||October 30, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 9||Tennessee Titans at Kansas City Chiefs||November 6, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 10||Los Angeles Chargers at San Francisco 49ers||November 13, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 11||Kansas City Chiefs at Los Angeles Chargers||November 20, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 12||New England Patriots at Minnesota Vikings||November 24, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Telemundo|
|Week 12||Green Bay Packers at Philadelphia Eagles||November 27, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 13||Indianapolis Colts at Dallas Cowboys||December 4, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 14||Miami Dolphins at Los Angeles Chargers||December 11, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 15||New York Giants at Washington Commanders||December 18, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 16||Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Arizona Cardinals||December 25, 2022||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 17||Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens||January 1, 2023||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
|Week 18||Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers||January 8, 2023||8:20 p.m.||NBC, Peacock||Universo|
Data effective as of post date. Games in Week 5 and onward are subject to flexible scheduling.
Best TV plans for watching Sunday Night Football
With NBC airing Sunday Night Football, you’ll get access to every game through most cable, satellite, and live TV streaming services. But NBC is also available as an over-the-air (OTA) TV station and is accessible in several areas throughout the country with a digital antenna.
If you have an antenna within range of a local NBC affiliate, you’ll get Sunday Night Football games through 2033 without signing up for a TV plan. You can even get Spanish-language coverage through Telemundo over the air. But you’ll need to be closer to a large metropolitan area to pick up the channel.
Antenna TV isn’t for everyone, especially if you prefer watching on the go. Luckily, Peacock carries Sunday Night Football in its premium plans—starting at only $4.99 a month. The streaming service even offers NBC’s Football Night in America studio show and the exclusive Peacock Sunday Night Football Final postgame show to round out your Sunday night coverage. Of course, that’s all on top of Peacock’s immense library of TV shows and movies—keeping you entertained for the other six nights of the week.
Which TV providers carry Sunday Night Football?
Many popular TV providers carry the channels you’ll need to watch Sunday Night Football. Perhaps you’re looking for a more comprehensive TV plan than what Peacock or an antenna can provide. If so, we’ve highlighted other top services that carry NBC, Telemundo, and Universo in the table below.
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|Hulu + Live TV||✔||✔||✔**||
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Data effective as of post date. Offers and availability may vary by location and are subject to change.
*Available only in select markets.
**Available in Spanish-language plan or separate add-on.
How to watch Sunday Night Football for free
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The easiest way to watch Sunday Night Football games for free is by connecting an over-the-air (OTA) antenna to your TV. NBC is a common OTA channel, while Telemundo is also available in larger metropolitan areas. But you can verify if either channel is accessible in your city by entering your zip code in the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Reception Map Tool.
If your zip code check was successful, you’ll need an antenna with a range that matches or exceeds the tower distance listed on the FCC’s site. The antenna itself won’t be free, but it’s a one-time purchase that will grant you free access to all the OTA channels in your area for years to come.
We recommend the Mohu Leaf 50 ($54.99 on Amazon†) because it has a 60-mile range with preamplified technology for better reception. It’s even 4K-ready for channels that broadcast 4K Ultra HD content. And who wouldn’t want to see their favorite NFL team in full 4K?
Sunday Night Football will air across NBC, Peacock, Telemundo, and Universo during the 2022 NFL season. NBC and Peacock will give you English-language coverage, while Telemundo and Universo will provide Spanish-language commentary.
Because NBC and Telemundo are available as over-the-air channels, you may get Sunday Night Football access by connecting a digital antenna to your TV. We list several great antenna options in our Best Antennas for Cord-Cutters guide.
Otherwise, if you prefer a more dependable—but still inexpensive—viewing option, we recommend going with Peacock. The streaming service offers every Sunday Night Football game in its premium plans, starting at $4.99 a month. It also includes an exclusive Sunday Night Football postgame show and an extensive on-demand library of shows and movies.
How to watch Sunday Night Football FAQ
Can I stream Sunday Night Football?
Yes, you can stream Sunday Night Football on multiple platforms—including Peacock, NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports app. Streaming services like fuboTV, Hulu + Live TV, and YouTube TV also carry Sunday Night Football through NBC.
How can I watch Sunday Night Football without NBC?
Is Sunday Night Football free on Peacock?
No, Sunday Night Football isn’t free on Peacock. You’ll need a Premium ($4.99/mo.) or Premium Plus ($9.99/mo.) subscription to watch live Sunday Night Football games.
Does Sunday Ticket include Sunday Night Football?
No, NFL SUNDAY TICKET subscriptions don’t include prime-time NFL broadcasts like Sunday Night Football. But you can catch Sunday Night Football through NFL+ using your phone or tablet.
Over the last five seasons, our sports experts watched Sunday Night Football on multiple TV services. We combined our hands-on knowledge with 12 hours of research to determine the best ways to watch SNF this season. Ultimately, we based our viewing recommendations on overall convenience—focusing on pricing and ease of use.
Visit our How We Rank page to learn more about our methods.
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