TNT’s coverage of the inaugural season for The Alliance of American Football has expanded and will include the addition of two games to its upcoming programing lineup, both featuring the currently undefeated Orlando Apollos. TNT will televise Orlando’s game against the Birmingham Iron onSaturday, March 9, at 2 p.m. ET, along with their game facing the Atlanta Legends on Saturday, March 23, at 2 p.m.
In addition to the TNT presentation, the B/R Live premium live sports streaming service, will provide a live companion experience exclusively using the unique “Skycam” view of the action. The alternative perspective of the live action will allow audiences to see top-down and 360-degree panoramic views of both games.
In addition to these two games, TNT will exclusively televise one Alliance playoff game – as per thepreviously announced agreement with the Alliance – with B/R Live presenting games each week over the remainder of the regular season.
About The Alliance of American Football
Led by some of the most respected football minds in the game, The Alliance of American Football is top-flight professional football fueled by an unprecedented Alliance between players, fans and the game. Founded by TV and film producer Charlie Ebersol and Hall of Famer Bill Polian, The Alliance features eight teams with 52-player rosters playing a 10-week regular season schedule, followed by two playoff rounds and culminating with the championship game at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on April 27, 2019.
The eight cities, stadiums and head coaches are as follows:
- Orlando Apollos / Spectrum Stadium / Steve Spurrier
- Atlanta Legends / Georgia State Stadium / Kevin Coyle
- Memphis Express / Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium / Mike Singletary
- Salt Lake Stallions / Rice-Eccles Stadium / Dennis Erickson
- Arizona Hotshots / Sun Devil Stadium / Rick Neuheisel
- San Diego Fleet / San Diego County Credit Union Stadium / Mike Martz
- Birmingham Iron / Legion Field Stadium / Tim Lewis
- San Antonio Commanders / Alamodome / Mike Riley
Fans can stream Alliance matchups live via the free Alliance app while accessing integrated gaming options with real rewards — for themselves and the players they are cheering on. With a focus on player well-being on and off the field, The Alliance provides players with a commitment to safety and state-of-the-art equipment as well as a comprehensive bonus system, post-football career planning, financial counseling and scholarship support for postsecondary education. For more information, visithttps://aaf.com/.