LONDON — Set your alarms, grab a cup of tea and get ready to cheer on the Dirty Birds from across the pond.
Channel 2 WSB-TV will air the Atlanta Falcons game Sunday as they play the New York Jets in London.
Kickoff is set for 9:30 a.m. eastern time. Channel 2 Sports Director Zach Klein will bring you all the excitement LIVE from London with a Falcons pre-game special starting at 8:30 a.m. Sunday.
Channel 2 will also have live postgame coverage following the game’s conclusion with analysis from former NFL and UGA quarterback Aaron Murray.
Don’t miss exclusive interviews with Falcons owner Arthur Blank, Falcons coaches and players. Falcons coverage begins LIVE on Channel 2 at 8:30 a.m.
The NFL has played 28 regular-season games in London from 2007 through 2019. Four games, including the Falcons original date, were schedule for 2020 but were moved because of the pandemic.
This marks the Falcons’ first international trip since they played in London in 2014. In that game, Atlanta lost to the Detroit Lions at Wembley Stadium, 22-21 on a Lions last-second field goal.
The game against the Jets will be held at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in north London. There are seven years left on Tottenham’s 10-year contract to host two NFL games annually.
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WHAT: Falcons vs. Jets on Channel 2 WSB-TV
WHO: Zach Klein, Alison Mastrangelo, Aaron Murray
WHEN: Oct. 10 (8:30 a.m. pregame, 9:30 a.m. kickoff)
WHERE: Channel 2 WSB-TV
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