How to watch, stream and listen | Bills at Lions Preseason Week 1

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie (19) touchdown Buffalo Bills vs Detroit Lions at Ford Field, August 23, 2019. Photo by Jeffrey T. Barnes

Bills at Lions – Friday, Aug. 13 at 7 p.m.

The Buffalo Bills open their three-game preseason schedule on the road against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. Fans have a variety of ways to watch, with a local broadcast and stream presented by Connors and Ferris and a national broadcast on NFL Network.

Here is everything you need to know to follow along.

How to watch locally on TV

The game will air regionally on the following stations:

Buffalo, NY: WIVB

Rochester, NY: WROC

Syracuse, NY: WSYR

Binghamton, NY: WBGH

Utica, NY: WPNY

Elmira, NY: WETM

Watertown, NY: WWTI

Albany, NY: WXXA

Erie, PA: WJET

Burlington, VT: WFFF

Play-by-Play: Andrew Catalon

Commentary: Steve Tasker

Sideline Reporter: Cynthia Frelund

Read more about the partnership between the Bills and NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund here.

How to watch nationally on TV

Fans outside the aforementioned markets can watch the game live on NFL Network.

Play-by-Play: Brandon Gaudin

Commentary: Herman Moore

Sideline Reporter: Dannie Rogers

How to stream

Bills fans in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, and Erie, Pennsylvania can watch a live stream on the Bills Mobile App presented by M&T Bank or on

How to listen

Fans can also listen to the action on the Bills Radio Network, featuring longtime center Eric Wood and the voice of the Bills, John Murphy.

Bills Radio Network:

Buffalo:* WGR550 (550 AM)

Rochester: WCMF (96.5 AM) and WROC (950 AM)

Syracuse: WTKW (99.5 FM) and WTKV (105.5 FM)

Play-by-Play: John Murphy

Color Analyst: Eric Wood

Sideline Reporter: Sal Capaccio

Check out photos of the Bills as the team travels for Preseason Week 1 against the Detroit Lions.

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