San Francisco Cord Cutter's Sports

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Cord-cutting and watching sports in the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose area can be tricky.  If you’re a sports fan, read this before you cut the cord.

At Solid Signal, we provide accurate information so that people in the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose area can make an informed decision.  You need to know that while some of your team’s home games are broadcast over the air, it might be difficult to see their away games.  It’s even harder for cord-cutters to support teams from other areas.  Because of this, Solid Signal provides options so cord-cutters in the San Francisco area like you don’t have to miss a game.


DIRECTV for San Francisco Area Sports Fans

Sports on DIRECTV

If you’re a fan of pro sports, the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose area is a great place to be.  The area is home to two football teams, two baseball teams, a basketball team, and a hockey franchise.  Your TV antenna won’t receive most of these games, so we recommend you add a a DIRECTV viewing package to your home entertainment system.  DIRECTV offers these various sports programming options in vibrant digital reception.  Each of these allows you to watch nearly every team and every game, whether it’s home or away.  Best of all, you also keep your TV antenna and all the free HDTV it delivers.

Whatever your favorite pro sport, DIRECTV has the programming package for you:

  • Fans of the San Francisco Giants or Oakland Athletics need DIRECTV’s MLB EXTRA INNINGS package.  This is your best bet for watching baseball in the San Francisco area.
  • Is watching the Golden State Warriors at home and away your idea of having a good time?  If so, DIRECTV’s NBA LEAGUE PASS is the best way to watch basketball in the San Francisco area.
  • You’ll see all the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, and every other team with DIRECTV’s NFL SUNDAY TICKET MAX.  This is the best way for Bay Area cord-cutters to enjoy football.
  • Do you support the San Jose Sharks?  The NHL® CENTER ICE® viewing package is the best way to enjoy hockey in the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose area.


Streaming Sports in San Francisco

Streaming Sports in Dallas

Streaming is another way for cord-cutters to enjoy two of their favorite sports.  You can watch DIRECTV’s NFL SUNDAY TICKET MAX or MLB EXTRA INNINGS content on most Apple and Android mobile devices.  For an easy experience, you also can use your PS4 or Xbox One to stream NFL or MLB content to your TV.  Streaming comes free with your DIRECTV satellite TV subscription. 

It's “Game On!”

As a cord-cutter in the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose TV market, you deserve to see your favorite sports and free HDTV.  We’re here to help you get it.  As a DIRECTV Authorized Dealer, we can help set up your satellite TV services and sports viewing package.  We can also match you with the best TV antennaforwherever you live in the Bay Area.  Call us at 877.312.4547 if you’re ready enjoy your favorite sports after you’ve cut the cord.

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