Tribune stations grab NFL games


Tribune Company announced a deal for local market airing of six games to be carried by the NFL Network on cable during the regular season. One game each will be broadcast locally on Tribune stations in Denver, New York, San Diego, New Orleans, Indianapolis and Dallas-Ft. Worth.

“Partnering with the NFL to bring these games to a broad audience in these markets is a real demonstration of our commitment to staying hyper-focused on local programming,” said John Hendricks, Tribune Broadcasting’s Exec. VP of Interactive and Broadcast Sales.

Here’s the schedule of which station gets what game:

November 6: Denver Broncos v. Cleveland Browns on KWGN-TV Denver

November 13: New York Jets v. New England Patriots on WPIX-TV New York

December 4: Oakland Raiders v. San Diego Chargers on KSWB-TV San Diego

December 11: New Orleans Saints v. Chicago Bears on WGNO-TV New Orleans

December 18: Indianapolis Colts v. Jacksonville Jaguars on WXIN-TV Indianapolis

December 20: Baltimore Ravens v. Dallas Cowboys on KDAF-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth