The schedule is out, the picks are made, and the roster is set. Now it's time to settle in and see how the 2017-18 season turns out for the Broncos. This year, five games will be simulcast on 9NEWS KUSA/KTVD Channel 20.
The station and ESPN announced an agreement that all Denver Broncos Monday night football games will play on KTVD for the 2017-18 season, in addition to ESPN.
9NEWS President and General Manager Steve Carter said, "As a Broncos fan, this is a great day. We get to see our hometown team play on national television no fewer than five times this year."
Fans will be able to watch the five regular season games on KUSA 9NEWS or KTVD Channel 20 including the Broncos season opener against the new Los Angeles Chargers franchise.
Here is the list of Broncos games being shown on either KUSA 9NEWS or KTVD Channel 20:
|Denver Broncos Prime Time 2017-18 Regular Season Schedule|
|Week 1||11-Sep||8:20 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||Los Angeles Chargers|
|Week 6||15-Oct||6:30 p.m. MDT||KUSA 9NEWS||New York Giants|
|Week 8||30-Oct||6:30 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||at Kansas City Chiefs|
|Week 10||12-Nov||6:30 p.m. MST||KUSA 9NEWS||New England Patriots|
|Week 15||14-Nov||6:25 p.m. MST||KUSA 9NEWS||at Indianapolis Colts|
|Denver Broncos 2017-18 Preseason Schedule|
|Game 1||10-Aug||6 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||at Chicago Bears|
|Game 2||19-Aug||8 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||at San Francisco 49ers|
|Game 3||26-Aug||7 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||Green Bay Packers|
|Game 4||31-Aug||7 p.m. MDT||KTVD Channel 20||Arizona Cardinals|
"As a broadcaster, it's a privilege to bring these games, some of which were only scheduled to appear through pay-tv services, to a larger, broadcast audience, free and over the air in HD," Carter said.
Like last season, all preseason games will be shown on KTVD Channel 20. Don't worry, if you miss any of the preseason games on Saturday, there will be an encore broadcast at 6 p.m. the following Sunday.
Follow the rest of our 9NEWS Broncos coverage on any of our exclusive shows: Broncos Country, Broncos Game Day Live, Sideline Stories with Jim Saccomano, Broncos Tonight and The Broncos Huddle.
|Denver Broncos 9NEWS Programming 2017-18 Schedule|
|Sunday||9:30 p.m.||Broncos Country (5/7-7/9)||KTVD Channel 20|
|Sunday||11:00 p.m.||Broncos Country* (5/7-7/9)||KUSA 9NEWS|
|Sunday||9:00 a.m.||Broncos Game Day Live||KUSA 9NEWS|
|Sunday||9:30 p.m.||Sideline Stories with Jim Saccomano*||KUSA 9NEWS|
|Sunday||10:35 p.m.||Broncos Tonight||KUSA 9NEWS|
|Wednesday||6:30 p.m.||Broncos Huddle||KUSA 9NEWS|
|Wednesday||10:30 p.m.||Broncos Huddle*||KTVD Channel 20|
|Saturday||9:30 p.m.||Sideline Stories with Jim Saccomano||KTVD Channel 20|
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