TORONTO, June 13, 2018 – SiriusXM Canada, the country’s leading audio entertainment company, announced today that listeners will get access to every Canadian Football League (CFL) regular season and playoff game starting on Thursday, June 14 when the Edmonton Eskimos take on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in Winnipeg. French broadcasts of all Montréal Alouettes and Ottawa REDBLACKS games will also be offered to subscribers.
Every game, right through the 106th Grey Cup presented by Shaw in Edmonton, and featuring the SiriusXM Kick-Off Show, will be available live to SiriusXM satellite and streaming subscribers on Canada Talks (ch. 167). French-language broadcasts of Montréal Alouettes and Ottawa REDBLACKS games can be heard on Influence Franco (ch. 174).
“This promises to be an exciting season for the CFL and we are proud to provide our listeners across North America with access to every game,” said John Lewis, SVP Programming & Operations, SiriusXM Canada. “Whether they are in the car, at home or on-the-go they can access all the action.”
“We know fans across Canada take the game they love with them wherever they go,” said Christina Litz, Chief Marketing, Digital and Strategy Officer, Canadian Football League. “SiriusXM helps Canadians follow every play and every story, all season long.”
In addition to play-by-play coverage of every game, subscribers also get access to Inside the CFL on Canada Talks (ch. 167), hosted by Mick Kern and Brett Innis. The weekly show features highlights, interviews and analysis of all the league action and looks ahead to upcoming games. Inside the CFL will premier with a special season preview on Thursday, June 14 at 7 pm ET. The weekly show will then air on Mondays at 8 pm ET and will be available On Demand.
SiriusXM subscribers with streaming access can listen to all CFL games online, on-the-go with the SiriusXM mobile app and at home on a wide variety of connected devices including smart TVs, Apple TV, PlayStation, Roku, Sonos speakers and more. Go to siriusxm.ca/streaming to learn more.
For a full CFL schedule visit siriusxm.ca/cfl.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc., operating as SiriusXM Canada, is the country’s leading entertainment company. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; and exclusive talk and entertainment. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.ca.
SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.
SiriusXM Canada has been designated one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies nine years in a row and is currently a Platinum Club Member.
About the Canadian Football League
Today’s CFL is more than just our great game of football. It’s fans sharing their excitement for what they see on the field, and what they experience off it. Stay up to date on all the non-stop action at CFL.ca. And join all of Canada as we celebrate the 106th Grey Cup, presented by Shaw, this November in Edmonton.
SiriusXM Canada contact:
Kayla J. Schwartz
Senior Manager, Communications