This is the ultimate NFL playoff-watching guide. We’ll tell you which game is on which channel and the TV providers you can catch the game with.
How To Watch All 2023–2024 NFL Playoff Games
How can I watch the NFL playoffs?
You can watch all 2023–2024 NFL playoff games on ABC, CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC, NFL+, and Peacock.
Most TV providers have your local channels, but we recommend fuboTV, Xfinity TV, YouTube TV, DISH TV, and Hulu + Live TV. And you can get NFL+ and Peacock as a standalone subscription through their respective apps.
Now, let’s get into our guide on which channel each playoff game will be on, how you can watch the playoffs for free, and how you can watch the playoffs without cable.
How can I watch NFL playoff games?
The best TV providers for watching all NFL playoff games are fuboTV, Xfinity TV, YouTube TV, DISH TV, and Hulu + Live TV. You’ll also need to order Peacock to watch one Wild Card game, which will only air on this streaming service.
You can get a live TV streaming service to stream all NFL playoff games, like fuboTV or YouTube TV. Or you can order NFL+. With NFL+, you can stream local and primetime postseason games on your smartphone or tablet.
And the only legal way to watch NFL playoff games for free is to jump on a free trial with fuboTV.
Internet for streaming the NFL playoff games
You'll benefit from a reliable internet provider if you want to avoid lag and pauses while streaming the NFL playoffs.
We have a guide on how to prepare your internet for streaming live football, but to give you a quick rundown, this is what you’ll want for seamless streaming:
How can I watch the 2024 NFL Wild Card games?
The NFL Wild Card round is January 13–15, 2024, and you can watch these six games on NBC, Peacock, CBS, ESPN, and ABC.
- Saturday, January 13, 2024, at 3:30 p.m. CDT: NBC/ Peacock
- Saturday, January 13, 2024, at 5:15 p.m. CDT: Only on Peacock
- Sunday, January 14, 2024, at 12:00 p.m. CDT: CBS or FOX
- Sunday, January 14, 2024, at 3:30 p.m. CDT: CBS
- Sunday, January 14, 2024, at 7:15 p.m. CDT: NBC
- Monday, January 15, 2024, at 7:15 p.m. CDT: ESPN/ABC and NFL+
To watch the NFL Wild Card round with a traditional TV provider, Xfinity TV, DISH TV, and Spectrum TV have the channels you need. Although it might be a pain, you must order Peacock for $6 to watch a Saturday matchup.
How can I watch the 2024 NFL Divisional round games?
The NFL Divisional round is January 20–21, 2024, and you can watch these four games on NBC, FOX, and CBS.
- Saturday, January 20, 2024, at 3:30 p.m. CDT: NBC
- Saturday, January 20, 2024, at 7:15 p.m. CDT:: FOX
- Sunday, January 21, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. CDT: CBS
- Sunday, January 21, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. CDT: FOX
To watch the NFL Divisional round with a traditional TV provider, Xfinity TV, DISH TV, and Spectrum TV are the best options. Xfinity TV is the best cable TV provider, DISH is the best satellite TV provider, and Spectrum TV offers bundles consumers like.
How can I watch the 2024 NFL Championships games?
The NFL Championships matchups are on January 28, 2024, and you can watch both games on CBS and FOX.
- Sunday, January 28, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. CDT: AFC Championship on CBS
- Sunday, January 28, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. CDT: NFC Championship on FOX
To stream the NFL Championships, subscribe to fuboTV, YouTube TV, or Hulu + Live TV. fuboTV is $80–$100 per month for 160–280 channels, YouTube TV is $73 for 100 channels, and Hulu + Live TV is $77–$90 for 85 channels, Disney+, and ESPN+.
To watch the NFL Championships with a traditional TV provider, Xfinity TV, DISH TV, and Spectrum TV have CBS and FOX. Xfinity TV is $20–$70 per month for 10–185 channels. DISH TV is $80–$110 for 190–290, and Spectrum TV costs $60 for 150 channels.
How can I watch the 2024 Super Bowl?
Sigh. The end of the best time of the year is here. The NFL Super Bowl is February 11, 2024, and you can watch the big game on CBS.
- Sunday, February 11, 2024, at 3:00 p.m. CDT: CBS
Find more information about the 2024 Super Bowl as it gets closer.