(Tampa, FL) MOR-TV, announced Wednesday that it will broadcast the ESPN Monday Night Football pre-season game on Monday, August 24th at 8pm. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will take on The Cincinnati Bengals at Raymond James Stadium, in what will be the home debut of 2013 Heisman Trophy winner and Bucs #1 draft pick, quarterback Jameis Winston.
“We are excited to be the station selected by ESPN to carry this Monday night pre-season game,” said MOR President & General Manager Pam Barber. “This is certainly a much anticipated moment as Jameis Winston steps out onto the field for his first Bucs home game.” MOR and sister station, and Primetime Home of the Bengals WLWT, Cincinnati will co-produce and air a one-hour pre-game show, live starting at 7pm on that evening from Raymond James Stadium.
The pre-game show will be simulcast starting at 7pm on Tampa Bay’s MOR and sister station thisTV Tampa Bay, while the game will be broadcast locally only on MOR starting at 8pm.
MOR can be seen over the air at 32.1, and on cable on Bright House 12/HD 1012, Verizon-Fios 12/HD 512 and Comcast 12/HD 437.
ThisTV Tampa Bay can be seen over the air at 32.2, and on cable on Bright House 630, Verizon-Fios 463, and Comcast 229.
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