It's game day, and tonight, the Detroit Lions will play the Cleveland Browns for their second preseason games of the year. Read on for information on the game time, TV schedule, announcers, radio coverage, streaming online and odds.
There will certainly be some intriguing matchups this week, particularly first-round pick Ezekiel Ansah going up against left tackle Joe Thomas, and cornerback Joe Haden trying to combat with wide receiver Calvin Johnson. The starters should play about one and a half quarters, so we'll get a nice preview of how things will turn out when these teams meet in Week 6 of the regular season as well.
Here is all of the pre-game information you need to know about watching the game, where it's located, etc.
Detroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns - Game Information
- Date: Thursday, August 15th, 2013
- Time: 7:30 PM EST
- Location: FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, OH
- Odds: Browns by 1
- Last Meeting: Browns won 19-17 during the 2012 preseason at Ford Field
TV / Radio Broadcast Information
Browns broadcast (Jim Donovan, Bernie Kosar):
WKYC 3 (NBC – Cleveland)
WYTV 33 (ABC – Youngstown)
WBNS 10 (CBS – Columbus)
WHIO 7 (CBS – Dayton)
Lions broadcast (Matt Shepard, Rob Rubick):
WXYZ 7 (ABC – Detroit)
WNEM 5 (CBS – Saginaw)
WSYM 47 (FOX – Lansing)
WXMI 17 (FOX – Grand Rapids)
WFQX 33 (FOX – Traverse City)
WJMN 3 (CBS – Escanaba MI)
WUPW 36 (FOX – Toledo)
Online Streaming: NFL Preseason Live
Local Radio: ESPN 850 WKNR, 92.3 The Fan, 98.5 FM WNCX - Michael Reghi & Doug Dieken
Replay on NFL Network
NFL Network is scheduled to show a replay of Lions/Browns at 1 PM EST on Friday. The game will also be shown on Sunday at 7 AM EST.