How to Watch the CFL Football Games on Roku, Fire TV, & Apple TV in The United States




, ,

The imaginary stadium is modelled and rendered.

The imaginary stadium is modelled and rendered.This year every single Canadian Football League (CFL) games will be streamed on Roku, the Apple TV, and the Fire TV with ESPN+ and select games on ESPN2 and ESPN News. This is the second year in a row that ESPN+ will offer every single CFL game.

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.

CFL schedule through June 2019:

Date Time (ET) Matchup Network(s)
Thu, Jun 13 7:30 p.m. Saskatchewan Roughriders vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats ESPN+
Fri, Jun 14 9 p.m. Montreal Alouettes vs. Edmonton Eskimos ESPN2
Sat, Jun 15 7 p.m. Ottawa REDBLACKS vs. Calgary Stampeders ESPNEWS
10 p.m. Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. BC Lions ESPN2
Thu, Jun 20 7:30 p.m. Saskatchewan Roughriders vs. Ottawa REDBLACKS ESPN+
Fri, Jun 21 9 p.m. BC Lions vs. Edmonton Eskimos ESPN2
Sat, Jun 22 4 p.m. Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Toronto Argonauts ESPN+
Thu, Jun 27 8:30 p.m. Edmonton Eskimos vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers ESPN2
Fri, Jun 28 7:30 p.m. Montreal Alouettes vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats ESPN2
Sat, Jun 29 7 p.m. BC Lions vs. Calgary Stampeders ESPN+

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.

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 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 $49.99 a month and includes most of your favorite ESPN channels. You can sign up for YouTube TV here.


DIRECTV NOW is just $50 a month making this an inexpensive way to get ESPN2 and ESPN News.

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.

Did you know we have a YouTube Channel? Every week we have a live Cord Cutting Q&A, and weekly Cord Cutting recap shows exclusively on our YouTube Channel!

Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more news, tips, and reviews. Need cord cutting tech support? Join our Cord Cutting Tech Support Facebook Group for help.

Disclaimer: To address the growing use of ad blockers we now use affiliate links to sites like, streaming services, and others. Affiliate links help sites like Cord Cutters News, stay open. Affiliate links cost you nothing but help me support my family. We do not allow paid reviews on this site. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from :

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.