CBS Sports has announced that for the first time, it will broadcast live streaming of the SEC “Game of the Week” on CBSSPORTS.COM. It will stream it’s entire 2013 SEC ON CBS schedule exclusively on CBSSports.com (CBSSports.com/SECLive) and on the CBS Sports mobile app for iPhone and iPad, beginning with Texas A&M’s home game on Saturday, September. 14.
The broadcast will feature multiple camera angles in complement to the game broadcasts, allowing fans to see a full-field view of the action in addition to the main camera view.
The All-22 camera angle, which will be available along with the main camera angle during live streaming coverage of every SEC ON CBS football game, provides a high view from the 50 yard line showing all players on the field. Used in the broadcast as a telestrator feature to break down plays.
CBS says the live All-22 angle is ideal for fans who want to study formations and get a coach’s perspective on each play. The All-22 camera angle was first offered live on CBSSports.com during CBS Sports’ broadcast of Super Bowl XLVII in February.
According to the news release “For every SEC on CBS broadcast this season, fans will be able to see the game action like never before,” said Jeffrey Gerttula, General Manager of CBSSports.com. “The live All-22 camera angle was extremely popular with viewers of our record-breaking Super Bowl live stream, and we’re excited to now offer college football fans the ultimate second-screen experience.”
Viewers will have the ability to switch back and forth between the game simulcast and the All-22 camera angle, and will also have access to live team and player statistics, Twitter integration, interactive elements including polling and highlights and additional on-demand video.
SEC Live each week also will include a 30-minute pregame show, a 15-minute halftime show, and a 30-minute original 5th Quarter postgame featuring analysis from CBS Sports’ lead college football analyst Gary Danielson.
The SEC ON CBS schedule features a total of 16 games during the network’s 13-week season, including two doubleheaders and the SEC Championship on Saturday, Dec. 7 (4:00 PM, ET).
All “SEC Games of the Week” are announced six-to-12 days prior to their broadcast date and are typically in the 3:30-7:00PM time slot but viewers need to check listings as some games may have a different kick off time.