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Jaguars vs Raiders live stream: How to watch the 2022 NFL Hall of Fame Game online tonight

(L to R) the Jaguars and Raiders helmets on the football field
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The Jaguars vs Raiders live stream kickoffs tonight at Canton, Ohio’s historic Tom Benson HOF Stadium. The game marks the first time each franchise will be led onto the field by their new head coaches. 

The 2017 Super Bowl Champion coach Doug Pederson will take the reigns for the Jags, while the Raiders will be led by long-time Patriots' offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels in this NFL live stream.

Jaguars vs Raiders channel, start time

The Jaguars vs Raiders live stream is tonight (Thursday, Aug. 4th)
Time — 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT / 1 a.m. GMT
• U.S. — Watch on NBC via Sling (opens in new tab) or Fubo.TV (opens in new tab)
• U.K. — Watch on Sky Sports NFL (opens in new tab)
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This game will not only be debut but also a homecoming for McDaniels. The 46-year-old grew up in the Canton area and even played high school football for McKinley High School when Benson stadium was known as Fawcett Stadium. 

“For me personally, going there is maybe a little bit different than some other people because of where I grew up” McDaniels said at a press conference last week. “It was a great place to be a young boy [who] loved football.”

This will play out like your typical preseason game. Some starters will play a few snaps, most will not. Pederson announced this week starting quarterback and last year’s number one overall pick, Trevor Lawrence will not see any playing time Thursday night, nor will his back-up CJ Beathard. Jake Luton will start under center for the Jags. Also, running back Travis Etienne will sit this one out.

Though highly unlikely, all of Raider Nation is eager to see their prized offseason acquisition five-time pro bowler Devanta Adams take his first in-game reps with Vegas. The Raiders' Chandler Jones, and the Jags' Brandon Scherff and Christian Kirk are three other big acquisitions people would love to see on the field.

According to Action Network (opens in new tab), the Raiders are the current favorite at -115, while the Jaguars are at -105, the game has an Over/Under of 30.5.

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The Hall of Fame Game will be on NBC, which is available on the $35 per month Sling TV (opens in new tab) Blue — and Sling is free until August 20 (billing beginning August 21) for new subscribers.  The $50 per month Sling Orange + Blue package has NBC affiliates for this game, as well as local FOX affiliates plus ESPN.

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Jaguars vs Raiders live streams in the US

In the U.S., the Jaguars vs Raiders live stream is going to be broadcast on NBC, which is available with most cable packages and on two of our favorite streaming services fuboTV and Sling TV

The game starts at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT today (Thursday, Aug. 4). 

If FOX, ESPN, NBC and NFL Network have typically been enough to get you all the football you need, you could rely on Sling (which doesn't include CBS, and RedZone is available with the Sports Extra add on). You can get your local CBS NFL games via Paramount Plus, if you want. If you only care about watching on your mobile device, you can also get this game on the $4.99 per month NFL Plus.

The more comprehensive package comes from fuboTV, as it has all five of the main channels you'll want: CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and the NFL Network. That's why it's one of the best streaming services.

It's a case of "you get what you pay for" as Sling Orange & Blue (which you'd need to get ESPN, FOX, NBC and NFL Network) costs $50 per month, while the Fubo TV Standard package gives you all of the above, for $65 per month.

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Jaguars vs Raiders live streams in the UK

American football fans across the pond can watch Jaguars vs Raiders on  Sky Sports (opens in new tab) Main Event, on Sky, the typical home to more than 100 live games per NFL season. 

The Jaguars vs Raiders live stream starts at 1 a.m. GMT Friday morning. 

Americans abroad could just use the service of their choice, provided they log in via a VPN such as ExpressVPN (opens in new tab).

Jaguars vs Raiders live streams in Canada

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Marc is a contributing sportswriter at Tom’s Guide covering the NFL, NBA and MLB as well as various other leagues. He is a graduate of Temple University where he studied Broadcasting and Journalism. Marc’s previous stops include the Trenton Times and NBC Sports Philadelphia. He also worked on the production crew of NBC Sunday Night Football for 11 seasons. When not working, Marc is probably sipping his next espresso to get him ready for more work.