The New England Patriots will travel to Atlanta to face the Falcons at the Georgia Dome in a nationally-televised game on FOX on Thursday night.
TELEVISION: This week’s game will be broadcast by FOX and can be seen in Boston on WFXT-TV Channel 25. Joe Buck will handle play-by-play duties with Troy Aikman providing color. Pam Oliver will serve as the sideline reporter.
New NFL on FOX rules analyst Mike Pereira makes his much-anticipated NFL on FOX debut during Thursday’s game when he joins Buck and Aikman in the booth. He’ll join the broadcast in the third quarter and also contribute and educate viewers if circumstances warrant a rules interpretation or explanation. FOX NFL SUNDAY host Curt Menefee welcomes fans live from the Georgia Dome and is joined by new NFL on FOX analyst Jim Mora Jr. Together they handle pregame, halftime and postgame coverage.
If you miss tonight’s broadcast, the game will be shown again at the following times on the NFL Network:
Friday, August 20
1:00 PM – NFL Preseason Game: New England Patriots at Atlanta Falcons (HD)
11:00 PM – NFL Preseason Game: New England Patriots at Atlanta Falcons (HD)
Saturday, August 21
10:00 AM – NFL Preseason Game: New England Patriots at Atlanta Falcons (HD)
RADIO: 98.5 FM, The Sports Hub, is the flagship station for the Patriots Radio Network. Play-by-play broadcaster Gil Santos is in his 34th season as the voice of the Patriots and will call the action along with Patriots Hall of Famer Gino Cappelletti. Santos and Cappelletti are celebrating their 27th season as a tandem.