Your Houston Texans kept the NFC North vibe going this week as they hosted the Detroit Lions for joint practices that’ll culminate in NRG Stadium serving as the site of the teams’ second preseason contest of the season tomorrow night. Here’s everything you need to know to ensure you don’t miss a second of the Texans’ home exhibition opener of the 2019 season.
Kickoff Time: 7:00 p.m CDT on Saturday, August 17th.
TV Broadcast: ABC (Channel 13 for the Houston viewing area).
Radio Broadcast: Sports Radio 610 (AM), 100.3 (FM), and XM 812. NFL Game Pass also provides an audio streaming service.
Online Streaming: Viewers in the U.S. can use the NFL Mobile app if they have a Verizon subscription. Anyone else can use the NFL Game Pass subscription service to watch the game.
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NFL Network Replay: Sunday, August 18th at 3 a.m. CDT; Monday, August 19th at 12 p.m. CDT; Wednesday, August 21st at 3 a.m. CDT.
In terms of what we’ll be doing on game day itself, expect “Countdown To Kickoff” to post at 3 p.m. CDT tomorrow, with the first open thread for the game posting at 6:45 p.m. CDT. We’ll add live open threads as necessary, and then we’ll have a post-game reaction thread as soon as the game’s over.