The National Finals Rodeo championship is in Las Vegas this year. It is also going to be broadcasted live on CSB Sports Network. The NFR broadcaster has the rights to the NFR for these ten days. This means only CBS can air the event live.
You do not need cable to watch the NFR, however, if you have DirecTV, you are in luck. You can watch the NFR with DirecTV.
Viewers that are subscribers to DirecTV and have an account that they log into or access it online will have the ability to watch the NFR live as it is broadcasted.
If you have DirecTV account access, once you log on to your account, you will be able to stream the event live through many different platforms. These include:
- Web browser of a laptop/computer
- DirecTV smartphone app
- DirecTV app on Smart TV
- Your television
What Channel Is the NFR on?
If you are a DirecTV subscriber and want to watch the event live, this is easy for you. DirecTV will be showing the NFR on channel 221. If you have DISH, it will be channel 158.
There is also the Wrangler Network, which plays the event live as well. This channel has a lot to offer as well. The Wrangler Network also contains personal interviews, fashion shows, Hall of Fame Gala, the Miss Rodeo America contest, highlights, news, scores, live broadcasts, and more.
The Wrangler Network is on 24 hours and 7 days a week. Also, if you cannot watch it live, there is a radio app as well you can download and listen to the event live.
Pro Rodeo Live radio player is available, and they have a schedule posted up for the hours that you can hear the event live. You can also listen to Sirius XM Rural Radio to listen to the event.
CBS Sports Network is the best option for you to get all of the action live and without missing a single event or moment of the NFR. There is an option to get the CBS app. DirecTV also has an app for your smartphone, just so you can watch the NFR live and as it was broadcasted.
The best option to watch this year’s NFR event live is on DirecTV. If you have a subscription, you’re good to go. However, if you do not have a way to watch the channel, DirecTV is a great option.