The NFL is taking another major step into the streaming world by putting of it’s playoff games exclusively on a digital platform for the first time ever.
The National Football League and NBCUniversal announced Monday that the Saturday night game on Wild Card Weekend will be streamed exclusively on Peacock.
NBC is reportedly paying the NFL $110 million to have the game be streamed exclusively through their streaming service.
The Peacock exclusive game on Jan. 13 would start at 8:15 or 8:30 p.m. EST. The game will be broadcast on NBC stations in the markets of the two teams. It will also be available on mobile devices through the NFL+ package. It will be preceded by a late afternoon playoff game on NBC and Peacock that will kick off at 4:30 p.m. EST.
Subscription rates for Peacock start at $4.99 per month.
Peacock will also host an exclusive NFL regular-season game for the first time this season. The prime-time AFC matchup will see Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers host Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, Dec. 23.