NFL Network signs new deal with CFL
There will be more Canadian Football League games on NFL Network early this season.
The network announced a new deal with the CFL on Tuesday. There will be two games shown per week through the first five weeks of the season. NFL Network has the option to show more regular-season games, as well as the playoffs and the Grey Cup.
The schedule starts June 30, when British Columbia meets Montreal at 7:30 p.m. Toronto is at Calgary at 8 p.m. July 2.
Week 2 features a double-header July 9: Montreal at Saskatchewan at 4 p.m., and Hamilton at Edmonton at 7 p.m.
There is another double-header in Week 3: Saskatchewan at Hamilton at 4 p.m., and British Columbia at Edmonton at 7 p.m.
Week 4's games are Edmonton at Calgary at 7 p.m. at July 23, and Saskatchewan at Montreal at 7 p.m. July 24.
The Week 5 games are British Columbia at Winnipeg at 8 p.m. July 28, and Calgary at Saskatchewan at 9:30 p.m. July 30.