AFL Announces 2013 CBS Sports Network Schedule

Jan. 4, 2013

CHICAGO - CBS Sports Network's first season of Arena Football League coverage includes a slate of 19 regular season games, highlighted by four contests featuring the defending ArenaBowl Champion Arizona Rattlers, the Arena Football League announced today.

The complete "NET10 Wireless Arena Football Saturday" schedule features at least one home game for every AFL team over the 19-week regular season, beginning with the Rattlers hosting the Philadelphia Soul in a rematch of ArenaBowl XXV on Saturday, March 23, 2013.

CBS Sports Network will also televise postseason matchups through the semifinal round. The CBS Television Network will air ArenaBowl XXVI on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. ET. The 2013 season is CBS Sports Network's first as the national television partner of the AFL. CBS Sports Network is available across the country to more than 99 million households through local cable, video and telco providers, and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 613 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, and to access the CBS Sports Network channel finder, go to




March 23

Philadelphia Soul at Arizona Rattlers

8:00 p.m.

March 30

Iowa Barnstormers at New Orleans VooDoo

7:00 p.m.

April 6

San Jose SaberCats at Arizona Rattlers

8:30 p.m.

April 13

Philadelphia Soul at Iowa Barnstormers

7:00 p.m.

April 20

Chicago Rush at Utah Blaze

10:00 p.m.

April 27

Tampa Bay Storm at Spokane Shock

10:00 p.m.

May 4

Philadelphia Soul at Chicago Rush

9:00 p.m.

May 11

Jacksonville Sharks at San Antonio Talons

9:30 p.m.

May 18

Orlando Predators at Philadelphia Soul

7:00 p.m.

May 25

Chicago Rush at New Orleans VooDoo

9:00 p.m.

June 1

San Jose SaberCats at Spokane Shock

10:00 p.m.

June 8

Orlando Predators at Tampa Bay Storm

7:30 p.m.

June 15

Jacksonville Sharks at Utah Blaze

9:00 p.m.

June 22

Arizona Rattlers at San Jose SaberCats

10:30 p.m.

June 29

Orlando Predators at Jacksonville Sharks

7:00 p.m.

July 6

Arizona Rattlers at Orlando Predators

7:30 p.m.

July 13

San Jose SaberCats at Pittsburgh Power

7:00 p.m.

July 20

Orlando Predators at Cleveland Gladiators

7:00 p.m.

July 27

Philadelphia Soul at San Antonio Talons

9:00 p.m.