Cowboys vs. Redskins Live Stream: Watch Online without Cable

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Cowboys vs. Redskins Live Stream: Both teams lost their opener and are looking for their first win of the 2016-2017 NFL regular season.

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The second week of the NFL regular season brings us a critical NFC East matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins. The game kicks off at 1 p.m. EST Sunday, Sept. 18, on Fox. We’re here to help you watch the Cowboys vs. Redskins live stream online.

Here’s how you can watch the Cowboys vs. Redskins live stream and see which team gets its first win of the season:

Cowboys vs. Redskins Live Stream on Sling TV

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One of the easiest ways to stream this game is through Sling TV, which had some great add-ons this summer to make watching NFL football even easier. That includes watching the Cowboys vs. Redskins live stream.

Sling added NFL Network to its lineup, but it also struck a deal with local Fox and NBC affiliates in major markets, including Dallas and Washington, D.C. If you’re a Sling subscriber, the Fox broadcast will be available to stream (you can also enjoy the other games that air on Fox Sunday football).

Sling TV (review here!) also lets you watch ESPN and ESPN2 live, so when you want to watch the highlights and hear the analysis, you’ll also have some options. The service starts at $20 per month, but as some add-ons if you want extra channels. You can watch Sling on a number of devices, including a Roku and Apple TV.

Sling currently has a deal that scores you a free Roku 2 when you sign up for three months of service.

Haven’t used Sling TV? Here’s a free, 7-day trial.

Cowboys vs. Redskins Live Stream, On Demand with NFL Game Pass

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New to the NFL this year is NFL Game Pass, which is going to let you watch the Cowboys vs. Redskins live stream on-demand.

Yes, this service, which costs $99 for the season, only lets you watch games on-demand, but it doesn’t make you wait too long. Games are typically available within an hour of the game clock hitting zero.

In addition to access to all 256 regular NFL games on demand, you also get on-demand access to all games dating back to the 2009 NFL season. Nothing has been announced yet about live regular season games.

There is a 7-day free trial for Game Pass.

Note: Looking for information on the NFL Game Pass International offering? Click here for more details.

Watch Cowboys vs. Redskins Live Stream with an Antenna

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Antennas are a great way of watching games being broadcast by local network affiliates. This game is being broadcast on Fox, which means you need to tune into WTTG in Washington, D.C., or KDFW in Dallas.

Plug in your antenna and tune your TV. You should get signals to the four major broadcast networks, which comes in handy for NBC’s Sunday Night Football and when CBS scores some games.

Make sure to read our guide to the best antennas available to find other options. It’s also useful to use a DVR to record games to watch later.

Make sure to check out our ultimate guide to streaming NFL games.

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