WWLP-22News will broadcast three upcoming pre-season New England Patriots games.
The first game is August 9 in Philadelphia when the Pats take on the Eagles, the second game is on August 22 at Ford Field with the Detroit Lions, and the final game is scheduled for August 29 at Gillette Stadium against the New York Giants. All three games will begin at 7:30 p.m.
President and General Manager of WWLP Bill Pepin said, "It's a tradition for 22News to air three pre-season games for our viewers. We know how much local viewers love their Patriots!"
22News will continue to provide NFL action all season long by airing 19 primetime games which include the opening Thursday night game on September 5, the opening Sunday Night Football game on September 8, and NBC's annual Thanksgiving night game. The remainder of the schedule will be Sunday Night Football match-ups including three New England Patriots games.
WWLP-22News is an NBC affiliate providing local news, network, syndicated, and local programming to western Massachusetts. The station also provides superior digital breaking news and weather coverage through its websites WWLP.com and onpolitix.com, and on all mobile devices.