No cable? No problem. Super Bowl XLVIII will be available to watch on iPads and the web, thanks to Fox Sports. On February 2nd, anyone who has downloaded the Fox Sports Go app for the iPad will be able to stream the whole Super Bowl, including the pre- and post-game shows. Fox will stream the big game in both English and Spanish.
Usually, the Fox Sports Go app requires a qualifying cable subscription to stream games and other content. But Fox is bending the rules a bit for the Super Bowl, allowing anyone with the Fox Sports Go app and an iPad access to content beginning at 12:00 AM ET on Sunday, February 2nd until 3:00 AM ET on Monday February 3rd.
Unfortunately, Fox isn’t allowing iPhone users the ability to stream the game, due to restrictions.
Super Bowl XLVIII featuring the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks will kick off at 6:30 PM ET on Sunday, February 2nd. The Fox Sports Go app can be downloaded here. If you’re going to view the game on the web, head here to check it out.
FOX SPORTS GO TO LIVE STREAM SUPER BOWL XLVIII
“Special Preview” Open to All Users on Super Bowl Sunday
First Time the Super Bowl will be Streamed Through an App
First Time the Super Bowl will be Streamed in Spanish
New York, NY – FOX Sports GO, the app that provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content,
will offer a live stream of Super Bowl XLVIII to all users on Sunday, February 2 as part of a special
preview showcasing the app and its content.
The special preview will allow all users to access content on FOX Sports GO from 12:00 AM ET on
Sunday, February 2, until 3:00 AM ET on Monday, February 3. Outside of this window,
subscribers of participating TV providers can enjoy access to live games and events in FOX Sports
FOX Sports GO will feature two separate live streams of Super Bowl XLVIII: the customary FOX
Sports telecast in English and the FOX Deportes telecast in Spanish. FOX Deportes is making NFL
history with Super Bowl XLVIII, marking the first time the Super Bowl is televised and streamed in
Spanish in the U.S.
“We’re giving all fans the ability to watch the biggest game of the year wherever they go,” said Eric
Shanks, President and COO, FOX Sports. “We’re also making the mobile experience more user
friendly by streaming the game through FOX Sports GO and adding the FOX Deportes stream for our
The live stream of Super Bowl XLVIII will be available on iPads in the FOX Sports GO
app and on desktops at www.FOXSportsGO.com.
Due to league restrictions, NFL games are not available in FOX Sports GO on phones.
Additional Super Bowl-related programming from FOX Sports will also be streamed live, including the
FOX SUPER BOWL SUNDAY PREGAME SHOW, as well as content from FOX Sports 1 and FOX
Sports 2. (Programming highlights below.)