Dayton, OH — (July 18, 2018) — WHIO-TV has announced that Super Bowl LIII, the 53rd Super Bowl and the 49th modern-era National Football League (NFL) championship game will be televised exclusively in the Miami Valley on Channel 7. The game is scheduled to be played on February 3, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. The entire day of programming WHIO will be related to the Super Bowl.
WHIO-TV is also proud to be the local home of the NFL on CBS with a fantastic opening weekend of Week 1 scheduled for as the Cincinnati Bengals take on The Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday September 9th at 1:00PM.
“Channel 7 has been the home of NFL on CBS since the debut of the Steelers taking on Washington in 1956. Some of the greatest games of all time have been seen on Channel 7 and we’re proud to make your Sunday’s packed full of NFL action.” said Nick Roberts, Vice President of Marketing for Cox Media Group Ohio.