Notre Dame’s longstanding relationship and unique broadcast rights with NBC Sports goes subsequent stage. The community and collage introduced on Wednesday the Irish’s 2021 home opener subsequent month vs. Toledo will be proven by way of NBC Sports’ streaming app, Peacock, and won’t be obtainable on stay cable tv.
All of Notre Dame’s different home video games through the upcoming marketing campaign will be proven on NBC Sports and/or Peacock as a streaming possibility.
“Dating again to airing Sunday soccer replays with Lindsey Nelson, we now have at all times strived for innovation within the media house – our partnership with NBC and Peacock solely solidifies that mission,” stated Jack Swarbrick, Notre Dame’s vice chairman and James E. Rohr Director of Athletics. “Bringing Notre Dame Football to Peacock is simply the following step within the evolution of our relationship.”
“We are delighted to stream Notre Dame Football on Peacock,” stated Pete Bevacqua, Chairman, NBC Sports. “Peacock exemplifies how we’re innovating as an organization, and Notre Dame has persistently been an amazing accomplice in making progressive selections for sports activities programming.”
Per Irish Illustrated, Peacock joins Fighting Irish TV as a streaming vacation spot for Notre Dame athletic content material. Notre Dame launched Fighting Irish TV, a university-owned platform, through the spring.
“Fighting Irish TV and Peacock exhibits the evolution of how media is consumed by our followers and tv viewers, alike,” Swarbrick stated. “We need to present an incredible expertise to not solely our followers who journey around the globe to cheer us on, but additionally to our supporters who’re both cable subscribers or ‘cord-cutters,’ and these two streaming platforms do exactly that. I see no higher instance of this than Peacock’s success in delivering followers wall-to-wall content material through the Tokyo Olympics.”
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Peacock is a NBCUniversal streaming service with Tokyo Olympics protection, premium content material, motion pictures and shortly to be, soccer video games. Peacock is obtainable free with commercials or a small payment for its premium sector.