Fox Sports Tennessee

Fox Sports Tennessee

Fox Sports Tennessee
Launched October 31, 2008
Network Fox Sports Networks
Owned by Fox Entertainment Group
(21st Century Fox)
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
Country United States
Language English
Broadcast area Tennessee
northern Alabama
northern Mississippi
eastern Arkansas
Headquarters Nashville, Tennessee
Sister channel(s) SportSouth
Fox Sports South
Fox Sports Carolinas
Website Fox Sports Tennessee Official Website
Availability
Satellite
DirecTV 646-2 (HD)
646-3 (SD)
Dish Network Channels vary by date
Cable
Available on most cable systems in Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi Check local listings

Fox Sports Tennessee is an American regional sports network that is operated as an affiliate of Fox Sports Networks. The channel is owned by Fox Cable Networks, a unit of the Fox Entertainment Group division of 21st Century Fox. It serves 1.8 million people in Tennessee, northern Alabama, eastern Arkansas, and northern Mississippi. It was created in October 2008 when Fox Sports South was split into three feeds, the other two being for Atlanta and the Carolinas.[1]

Fox Sports Tennessee holds the regional cable television rights to the Memphis Grizzlies (NBA) and Nashville Predators (NHL). It also carries Major League Baseball games of the Cincinnati Reds (via Fox Sports Ohio)[2] and St. Louis Cardinals (via Fox Sports Midwest),[3] as well as coverage of Southeastern Conference college athletics. It also airs Fox Sports South's main feed of Atlanta Braves (MLB) games throughout Tennessee.

Availability

FS Tennessee is available nationwide on DirecTV and Dish Network, and on most cable providers in Tennessee, northern Alabama, eastern Arkansas, and northeastern Mississippi.

Fox Sports Tennessee HD

Former logo of Fox Sports Tennessee, used from 2008 to 2012.

Most Predators and Grizzlies games and national Fox Sports Net games and events on Fox Sports Tennessee are available in 720p high definition. Prior to July 2009, the HD version of the channel was only on-air during games and displayed colored test pattern bars the rest of the time. Since July 2009, FS Tennessee HD has transitioned to full-time channel, although live sports games as well as their late night replays are the only programs in HD.

Announcers

Memphis Grizzlies

Nashville Predators

References

  1. ^ Fox Sports Launches Regional Nets in Tennessee, Carolinas Multichannel News November 1, 2008
  2. ^ FOX Sports Tennessee, SportSouth to Televise 123 Reds Games during 2011 MLB Season Fox Sports Tennessee official site
  3. ^ 2011 Fox Sports Tennessee and SportSouth St. Louis Cardinals Telecast Schedule St. Louis Cardinals official site

External links

  • Official website