There’s no bigger name in college football than the University of Alabama. Affectionately called ‘Bama by fans, the University of Alabama is a serious force in the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Over the years, Alabama has racked up its share of conference championships, national titles and even Heisman trophy winners.
Saturday football brings ‘Bama fans home to Bryant–Denny Stadium on the campus of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Fans pack the stadium to cheer on the Crimson Tide. Where football reigns in the SEC, there are no bigger fans than the University of Alabama.
While fans love to make the trip to Tuscaloosa for an afternoon of tailgating and Crimson Tide pride, there are times when even the most serious fans can’t make it to the game. Fortunately, for fans of the University of Alabama there are ways to stay in touch. With the right service, you never have to miss a game, no matter where your travels take you.
The good news for followers of the Crimson Tide is that there’s no need for a fancy cable subscription in order to keep up with their favorite team. With modern technology and low fees, there are easy ways for Alabama fans to watch every second of the action.
Alabama fans can watch their favorite team fulfill all of their expectations for a strong year of football without having to bite the bullet and pay for an expensive cable package. Fortunately, cable television just isn’t necessary anymore in order to get in on the game.
If you’re a fan of the University of Alabama, you want to see it all. You don’t want scary contracts or commitments. You don’t want spotty coverage of the biggest games. Look no further. Today, you have simple, legal options to stream the Crimson Tide online or on your mobile device. Choose the way that works for you and start streaming today.
DIRECTV NOW is Your Direct Link to the Crimson Tide
DIRECTV NOW is a great way to stream not only Alabama football, but all of your favorite Alabama sports teams. You can stream live from home or take the Crimson Tide on the road, wherever you go. With DIRECTV NOW, all of the action is right on your device.
DIRECTV NOW is a service that lets users access live television from wherever they are, with whatever compatible device they have. You can access DIRECTV NOW anywhere you have an internet connection, so you’re not limited to watching games only at home. Are you stuck at work? No problem for DIRECTV NOW, as long as you have an internet connection and one of many compatible devices. Are you busy traveling? With DIRECTV NOW, that doesn’t mean you have to miss the game.
The service includes your favorite sports channels such as ESPN, ESPN2 and Fox Sports. And DIRECTV NOW is for more than just sports fans. The package comes with more than sixty channels. Access your favorite movies, talk shows and special shows with the service’s many options. There’s something for everyone, and this service is family friendly.
To watch DIRECTV NOW on your television, you need a streaming player. You can use Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, or Apple TV, among others. But DIRECTV NOW has you covered. With your subscription, you get a streaming device, absolutely free. Use your smartphone, your computer or your big screen television to watch your favorite University of Alabama teams rule the college sports scene. The service offers a free seven-day tryout period for potential new subscribers.
Sling TV Lets You See It All
If you’re over your cable bill, there is a great new way to catch all of the Alabama action. It’s called Sling TV. This service makes sure that you see all of the biggest games without ever signing up for cable. With Sling TV, subscribers can access the most popular cable channels without actually committing to a hefty cable bill.
Using any internet connection, Sling TV lets users watch popular channels like ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN3 for a small, monthly fee of only $20. Users can login to the WatchESPN app using the same credentials they use to login to Sling TV. What’s more, the ESPN family of channels gives users an all-access pass to any games broadcast by ABC.
With Sling TV, there’s never a contract. Sling TV makes it easy for you to sign up and pay only for service you love. For the most serious of sports fans, you can add the Sports Extra Package to your Sling TV subscription. It’s only an extra $5 per month. With this add-on, you get ESPNU, ESPNEWS and the SEC Network. These channels cover those hard-to-find games and give you the experts covering it all on the SEC Network.
CBS All Access Pass
It’s no secret that CBS offers great sports programming. With their CBS All Access streaming app, you can watch on-demand CBS television shows. The package includes live streams of many Alabama football games and games throughout the SEC. You can access live streams of CBS programming from more than 80 percent of CBS channels nationwide. All this costs fans only $5.99 per month.
Playstation Vue Streams SEC Sports
Another streaming service that offers access to University of Alabama Football is PlayStation Vue. Powered by Sony, this service allows users to stream more than fifty channels, including many great sports channels. PlayStation Vue has subscription plans starting at $30 per month. There are no contracts and users can customize the service to suit their preferences.
Catch Bama Live on Hulu, Apple TV, Roku
There are a couple streaming players that host apps that stream live SEC games online. One of which are Roku which host applications like Hulu, DirecTV Now, WatchESPN and Sling TV. Roku is super easy to set up, and get started. They cost for a Roku streaming player will run you around $25-$30 depending on the retailer.
Apple TV is similar to Roku as it host a bunch of apps on its television platform. The difference is Apple is a well known brand with popular devices like iPhone, iPad and iPod. You’ll be able to download apps like the WatchESPN APP, Hulu, Sling TV and DirecTV Now.
Some of the best in sports programming comes from CBS’ traditional broadcasting. The network chooses an SEC Game of the Week, among many games airing on CBS each week. To watch these games, fans only need an over the air (OTA) antenna. This is a low-cost option to see some of the hottest match ups in college sports.
CBS College Sports Live Offers Audio Streams
Alabama games come to fans live through CBS’ College Sports Live audio streaming. The service also gives fans access to other key contests across a wide variety of college sports. This service begins at $9.95 per month. A website provides a schedule for your convenience.
With so many options fans no longer have to roll back their budget to watch the University of Alabama football. They only have to yell, Roll Tide!