After many years on DirecTV, NFL Sunday Ticket has a new home. Fortunately, it is easier than ever for LG Smart TV owners to watch NFL Sunday Ticket. YouTube now holds the rights to the streaming service, which is great because you can easily watch through the YouTube app that is already installed on LG’s webOS.
NFL Sunday Ticket is the best way to experience the packed Sunday football lineup without missing a play. Since moving to YouTube, there are a range of new features that let you watch multiple games at once or highlight major plays. Best of all, you just have to sign in to your YouTube account to start watching on an LG Smart TV today.
Step 1: Open the YouTube App
The first thing you have to do is open the YouTube app from the LG homescreen. YouTube is installed by default on LG Smart TVs. If you cannot find the YouTube app, search for it with the magnifying glass icon in the top right corner of the screen. It is also worth noting that NFL Sunday Ticket is accessible through the YouTube and YouTube TV apps.
Step 2: Sign In to Your YouTube Account
Once in the YouTube app, you must sign in to the YouTube account that you used to purchase NFL Sunday Ticket. Do this by clicking the Left arrow button on your LG Smart TV remote to open the sidebar menu. Then, select the profile icon at the top of the menu. Enter your YouTube username and password to sign in to your account.
Step 3: Search for NFL
Once signed in, go back to the homepage. If it is a Sunday, then you should see the NFL games starting soon on your homepage. If not, search the YouTube app for NFL and locate the official NFL channel. The NFL YouTube channel lists all the live games that you can watch with NFL Sunday Ticket.
Step 4: Start Watching
Finally, select one of the live games to start watching. Unlike a regular gameday broadcast, you have a few different options when streaming with NFL Sunday Ticket. For instance, you can watch a split-screen view of multiple games. Just remember, only out-of-market games are available with NFL Sunday ticket on your LG Smart TV, so you can’t stream local games.
What Can You Watch With NFL Sunday Ticket on an LG Smart TV?
You can watch every out-of-market NFL game on Sunday with NFL Sunday Ticket. This includes the three Sunday timeslots, but it excludes games that are available on local broadcast stations. The main reason for subscribing to NFL Sunday Ticket is if your favorite team is out-of-market. However, you can watch in-market games with a standard YouTube TV subscription.
NFL Sunday Ticket Subscription Options
NFL Sunday Ticket has four subscription options, including.
- NFL Sunday Ticket
- NFL Sunday Ticket + YouTube TV
- NFL Sunday Ticket + NFL RedZone
- NFL Sunday Ticket + NFL RedZone + YouTube TV
NFL Sunday Ticket options can get a little confusing, but YouTube TV subscribers do get a slight discount. Making matters worse, pricing changes as mid-season discounts kick in. Because football doesn’t last all year, NFL Sunday Ticket charges a flat rate for the entire season. However, you can split the costs up over several months. Packages including YouTube TV separate YouTube TV and NFL Sunday Ticket charges.
NFL Sunday Ticket is the ultimate streaming service for serious football fans. While the service is incredibly expensive, you do get access to games otherwise unavailable. With the move to YouTube, NFL Sunday Ticket is accessible to more people than ever. All you have to do is sign up and start streaming NFL Sunday Ticket on your LG Smart TV.