As we gear up for another thrilling season of football, the 2023 NFL preseason promises an exhilarating start with the traditional Hall of Fame Game. This year’s preseason opener will see the Cleveland Browns and the New York Jets facing off on the gridiron.
- Date: August 3, 2023
- Time: 8 p.m. ET
- Location: Canton, OH
- Game: Cleveland Browns at New York Jets
- Hall of Fame Game TV-channel: NBC
- Hall of Fame Game live streaming: Peacock
Where is the hall of fame game played?
The Hall of Fame Game traditionally takes place in Canton, Ohio, in recognition of the impending Pro Football Hall of Fame class enshrinement. The game will be hosted at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, a venue celebrated for its adjacency to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
When is the Hall of Fame Game 2023?
Football enthusiasts should mark their calendars for Thursday, August 3, when the Jets and Browns will meet on the field. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, ensuring a captivating night of football under the lights.
How to watch NFL 2023 preseason opener? TV or live stream?
The game will be broadcast on NBC, with live coverage beginning an hour before the game starts, at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. For those unable to make it to a television, multiple streaming options are available. Fans can live stream the game on Peacock, NBCSports.com, the NBC Sports app, and the NBC app.
Will Aaron Rodgers play in the Hall of Fame Game?
However, fans anticipating Aaron Rodgers’ unofficial debut with the Jets will have to wait a little longer. Jets’ Head Coach Robert Saleh announced that if Rodgers makes a preseason appearance, it would be during the team’s finale against the New York Giants.
The Hall of Fame Game
Interestingly, it’s been more than 20 years since either team played in the esteemed Hall of Fame Game. Cleveland Browns last appearance traces back to 1999, while New York Jets stepped onto this prestigious field in 1992. This long-awaited return promises to be a riveting matchup for both teams and fans alike.
As the countdown to the 2023 NFL preseason begins, the Hall of Fame Game emerges as a stepping stone for the teams involved and a promise of exciting NFL action to come. Whether you’re a die-hard Browns or Jets supporter, or just a fan of the game, this preseason opener is sure to kick-start a riveting NFL season.