TORONTO (June 23, 2016) – The 2016 Canadian Football League (CFL) season begins today at 7:30 pm E.T. as the Toronto Argonauts take on their rivals the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in their new home at BMO Field. It has never been easier to be a part of the action across Canada.

All CFL regular season and playoff games, as well as the 104th Grey Cup presented by Shaw, will air on TSN. TSN’s exclusive live coverage will also be available on TSN GO for live stream and on-demand viewing for TSN subscribers. RDS and RDS GO will deliver French-language coverage of the complete CFL playoffs and 104th Grey Cup presented by Shaw, as well as more than 40 regular season games including all Montreal Alouettes games and 13 Ottawa REDBLACKS games.

The season opener will be available to American viewers on ESPNEWS and WatchESPN, with 20 CFL games airing on ESPN television networks and an additional 66 games available for streaming in the United States on ESPN3. Viewers in the UK and Ireland will be able to follow the action on BT Sport

Canadians can listen to all CFL games on SiriusXM Canada Talks (channel 167 for playoffs and weekend games, channel 171 for weekday games) and Alouettes and REDBLACKS games on SiriusXM Influence Franco (channel 174). Play-by-play is also available on the local radio partners listed below:

BC: TSN 1410\

Edmonton: 630 CHED

Calgary: Newstalk 770

Saskatchewan: CKRM 620

Winnipeg: 680 CJOB

Hamilton: TSN 1150

Toronto: TSN 1050

Ottawa: TSN 1200 in Ottawa; 104.7 FM in Gatineau

Montreal: TSN 690 and 98.5 FM



Olivier Poulin

Manager, Communications, Canadian Football League

Paulo Senra

Director, Communications, Canadian Football League

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