How to Watch the Canadian Football League on Roku, Fire TV, & Apple TV




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The imaginary stadium is modelled and rendered.This year every single Canadian Football League game will be streamed on Roku, the Apple TV, and the Fire TV with ESPN+ and select games on ESPN2 and ESPN News.

ESPN+ is a new streaming service from ESPN that includes a long list of free events. The service costs $5 a month, and you can buy it even if you don’t have a cable TV subscription.

If you don’t want every game ESPN will have some of the CFL biggest games on ESPN 2 and three games will air on ESPN News. These games will air on a long list of streaming services.

Now you don’t need cable TV to watch ESPN with your Roku. Many streaming services include ESPN networks.

Here is how you can watch ESPN without cable TV:

Sling TV

If you want inexpensive, Sling TV has you covered. You can get ESPN and ESPN2 for just $20 a month. Want ESPNNEWS, ESPNU, and SEC Network? For an extra $5 a month, you can get their sports package for access to every ESPN network.

Sling TV offers a 7-day free trial allowing you to test it out before you pay for it.


If you already pay for Hulu make sure to check out their new Hulu Live TV beta, which includes ESPN and many other popular sports channels.

YouTube TV

YouTube TV starts at $40 a month and includes most of your favorite ESPN channels. You can sign up for YouTube TV here.

PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue also starts at $40 a month, but if you want access to all of the ESPN networks they offer you will need their $45 a month Core plan.


If you have AT&T unlimited wireless you should check out DIRECTV NOW. For their Unlimited customers, DIRECTV NOW is just $20 a month making this an inexpensive way to get ESPN2. (ESPN News is in a higher tier package.) No matter what package you want, AT&T Unlimited customers can get $15 off to make it an even better deal.

DIRECTV NOW also offers a free 7-day trial.

Want a full break down of how to watch a long list of channels? Check out our channel guide HERE.

Here are all the CFL games that will air on ESPN2 and ESPN News.

Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Thu, Jun 14 8:30 p.m. Edmonton Eskimos vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers ESPN2
Fri, Jun 15 9 p.m. Toronto Argonauts vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders ESPN2
Sat, Jun 16 7 p.m. Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Calgary Stampeders ESPN2
Sat, Jun 16 10 p.m. Montreal Alouettes vs. BC Lions ESPN2
Fri, Jun 22 7 p.m. Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Montreal Alouettes ESPN2
Fri, Jun 29 7 p.m. Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats ESPN2
Fri, Jun 29 10 p.m. BC Lions vs. Edmonton Eskimos ESPN2
Fri, Jul 13 9 p.m. Toronto Argonauts vs. Edmonton Eskimos ESPN2
Sat, Jul 21 9 p.m. Montreal Alouettes vs. Calgary Stampeders ESPN2
Fri, Jul 27 8:30 p.m. Toronto Argonauts vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers ESPN2
Sat, Jul 28 4 p.m. Ottawa REDBLACKS vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats ESPN2
Sat, Jul 28 9 p.m. Calgary Stampeders vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders ESPN2
Thu, Aug 2 7 p.m. Ottawa REDBLACKS vs. Toronto Argonauts ESPN2
Fri, Aug 3 7:30 p.m. Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Montreal Alouettes ESPN2
Thu, Aug 9 10 p.m. Edmonton Eskimos vs. BC Lions ESPN2
Sat, Aug 18 9 p.m. Montreal Alouettes vs. Edmonton Eskimos ESPN2
Sun, Oct 28 1 p.m. Toronto Argonauts vs. Montreal Alouettes ESPN2
Sun, Nov 11 1 p.m. Eastern Semi-Final ESPNEWS
Sun, Nov 11 4:30 p.m. Western Semi-Final ESPN2
Sun, Nov 18 1 p.m. Eastern Final ESPNEWS
Sun, Nov 18 4:30 p.m. Western Final ESPNEWS
Sun, Nov 25 6 p.m. 106th Grey Cup ESPN2

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