When is the date of Super Bowl 2017?
Super Bowl 51 will be played on Sunday, February 5th at 6:30 pm Eastern Time. The game will be played at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Super Bowl LI halftime show will be headlined by Lady Gaga.
Now that you know when the game will be played, you’re probably wondering: How do I watch it? Fret not, dear reader, and continue below.
Score a Super Bowl touchdown on Fox Sports (USA)
There are a few different ways to stream the Super Bowl this year. If you’re looking for an American broadcast, you’ll find it exclusively on Fox NFL. You can use your VPN to help secure your connection while you stream the game from the comfort of your own home.
Here’s how to stream the game:
- Sign up for an ExpressVPN account and install the app on whichever device you want to watch the Super Bowl on.
- Use the app to connect to an ExpressVPN server in the USA. Tip: On the Windows or Mac app, use the Speed Test to find the fastest U.S. server for you.
- Visit Fox NFL to watch the game live online. You need to register with a U.S. address, but it’s free!
Get your own Super Bowl victory with BBC iPlayer (UK)
Prefer a British perspective on U.S. football’s biggest event? Then it’s well worth taking a punt on the BBC’s Super Bowl coverage, which has been running a few years now.
Their online iPlayer service now streams all BBC Channels live. That’s including BBC One, which will be showing the game.
Here’s how you can watch:
- Sign up for an ExpressVPN account, then follow the simple instructions to get the app on your favorite devices.
- Connect to a UK ExpressVPN server. There are at least three to choose from.
- When the game is about to start, go to www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone and click ‘Watch live.’ That’s it! You don’t even have to sign in or anything.
Watch every Super Bowl 2017 commercial
For every other day of the year, commercials are a nuisance and an opportunity to sneak into the kitchen for a quick snack. Not on Super Bowl Sunday! This year will feature another roster of hilarious commercials to chat with your friends and coworkers about.
Here’s the starting lineup of companies that will be making an appearance come Feb 5th: Lexus, Mercedes, Mr. Clean, Febreze, Audi, Honda, TurboTax, GoDaddy, GNC, Wix, Skittles, Busch, Avocados from Mexico, KIA, Snickers, and WeatherTech.
Remember to catch them all with your VPN!
A VPN is your Super Bowl LI MVP
So who’s hoisting the Lombardi trophy this year? The Patriots, led by future Hall of Famer Tom Brady, are dominant as usual. But don’t count out the white-hot Falcons, who boast an explosive aerial attack courtesy of presumptive league MVP Matt Ryan.
If you have any insider tips, sound off in the comments below.
And if you want the next best thing to a Super Bowl ring, get a VPN now and make sure you can watch the game without having to worry about your IP being leaked.