Dallas Cowboys vs. Minnesota Vikings: TV, Radio, Streaming
After suffering during the week off, it’s game day, folks! We have to wait until Sunday Night Football before the Minnesota Vikings take the field, but they will do so tonight to face the Dallas Cowboys in Week 8. We want to make sure everyone can follow the action, so we put all the relevant information you need here in one place.
It’s going to be a late start for the Vikings tonight. . .this is Sunday night football, after all. . .so the kick off will take place at 7:20 p.m. Central Time. The game will be broadcast on NBC, with game-by-game handling being managed by Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth.
I’d put a card, but, you know. . . it’s on NBC. You have NBC. It’s KARE-11 in the Twin Cities and your local NBC branch pretty much everywhere else.
For our men and women in uniform overseas, the American Forces Network will show this one live (because, really, what choice do they have). The game will be broadcast on AFN Sports 2 with the start of the festivities at 0000Z Monday morning. This means a start time of 0100L Monday morning for viewers in Central Europe, 0300L Monday morning for everyone at Arabian Standard Time, and 0900L Monday morning for fans in Japan and Korea.
Once again, the Vikings radio network and all of its affiliates will bring you live broadcasts of every Vikings game for 2021. If you are traveling to an area where there is an affiliate or just prefer radio to TV, check out their site and find the affiliate in your region.
If you plan to use satellite radio, you can get this week’s game from Sirius Channel 211 Where Channel XM 225. There will also be a “national” show from Westwood One on Sirius XM NFL Radio, channel 88. These channels will bring you the Vikings Radio Network stream. If you are using the Sirius XM app, the Viking permanent home is on Channel 820.
According to Football Zebras, his team of officials will be led by Scott Novak. The last time the Vikings saw Novak’s crew, it was also in a prime-time contest, as his crew claimed the Vikings’ 19-13 victory over the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field this season. last on Monday Night Football.
Yes, the game will take place indoors, so the elements will not affect the game on the court in any way. If you’re going to be traveling to or from the game, it’s going to be a bit quick according to our friends at WeatherNation. Kick-off temperatures will be in the mid-1940s with northwest winds around 10 miles an hour, and by the time you’re ready to leave US Bank Stadium the mercury will have dropped below. 40 degrees.
Since this game is on NBC, you will be able to watch all of the action by heading to the NBC Sports website. You can also get the game on NFL GamePass, or by viewing a service such as Fubo TV.
As far as illegal streaming goes, I won’t insist on this point as I usually do. Do not promote illegal feeds here or you will be banned. Don’t spend “Go”, don’t collect $ 200.
As we’ve been tracking all week, the line on this game has changed dramatically in recent days. As it stands, the Vikings are a 3 point favorite in this one with the over / under at 51 points. For the most up-to-date numbers, you can check out our friends at DraftKings Sportsbook.
After the game we will offer not one, but of them live post-match broadcasts. Vikings relationship with Drew and Ted will be offering their show live with Drew, Ted and Chris, while our friends from Pocket climbing will also have a live post-match show for your viewing pleasure. The Vikings Report show will be on their YouTube channel and will receive a post here with an embedded video, while the Climbing the Pocket show will be on their YouTube channel as well as the Norseman’s Daily Facebook Page.
That should be just about all you need to keep up with all the action in the season opener between the Dallas Cowboys and your Minnesota Vikings from US Bank Stadium. We will have open discussions for each quarter, with the first falling around an hour before kickoff, so we hope to see you here at that time!