TORONTO (November 14, 2014) – TSN delivers every play and all the gridiron drama of the 102nd GREY CUP PLAYOFFS – and it all begins this weekend with a doubleheader of the Eastern and Western Semi-Finals. TSN’s live game coverage begins Sunday, Nov. 16 at 1 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN3, TSN4, and TSN5 with the Montreal Alouettes battling the BC Lions in the Eastern Semi-Final, followed by the Edmonton Eskimos taking on reigning Grey Cup champion Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Western Semi-Final at 4:30 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5 (see below for complete broadcast schedule).
TSN subscribers can also access live streaming and on demand coverage of the 102nd GREY CUP PLAYOFFS via TSN GO.
TSN sets up all the action with a one-hour pre-game show on Sunday, Nov. 16 at 12 noon ET featuring CFL ON TSN host Rod Smith and analysts Milt Stegall, Matt Dunigan, and Chris Schultz in the TSN Studio. Joining them during the pre-game are James Duthie, Jock Climie, and Paul LaPolice, who are all on-site in Montréal for the Als-Lions tilt. Contributing reports and analysis on all the news around the league are TSN Football Insiders Dave Naylor and Gary Lawless.
The pre-game show leads into the Eastern Semi-Finals: BC @ Montreal at 1 p.m. ET. Chris Cuthbert, who was recently honoured as one of this year’s inductees into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, will call the game from the broadcast booth alongside analyst Glen Suitor, while SPORTSCENTRE’s Matthew Scianitti reports from the sidelines of Percival Molson Stadium in Montréal.
Following the Eastern Semi-Final, the CFL ON TSN panel primes fans for the Western Semi-Final: Saskatchewan @ Edmonton with a 30-minute pre-game show beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The action shifts to Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton at 4:30 p.m. ET as play-by-play announcer Rod Black and analyst Duane Forde call the game, with Sara Orlesky reporting from field level.