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Bills vs. Rams Live Stream Free: How to Watch NFL Kickoff Game 2022 Online From Anywhere

The reigning Super Bowl champions face the Super Bowl favorites in a fantasy opening game of the 2022/23 NFL season. Josh Allen was sacked twice by Aaron Donald the last time they shared a field, in 2020, but the Bills QB got the last laugh. And after a summer in which Von Miller switched LA for Buffalo and Andrew Whitworth hung up his shoulder pads for good, the Rams aren’t the team they were in February. Read on as we explain how to get a 2022 NFL Kickoff Game live stream and watch the Bills vs Rams online from anywhere.

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We’re not saying they’re weaker than they were last season, but Sean McVay has sure lost a lot of talent and experience. On the plus side though, Matthew Stafford’s elbow seems to be on the mend, as does Jalen Ramsey’s shoulder. The real intrigue, however, surrounds Super Bowl MVP Cooper Kupp, who could spring out of the traps against a Bills team whose problem position is cornerback.  

Allen had quite a day when the Bills beat the Rams 35-32 in 2020, throwing four touchdowns and an interception, and nearly costing his team the game. He’s come a long way since then, and if he manages to evade those monstrous arms of the Rams’ No.99, he could rack up serious scores both on his feet or by linking up with Stefon Diggs and Gabriel Davis.

The Bills had one of the meanest defenses in the NFL last season, and the addition of Miller makes them a frighting proposition. Nobody could have hoped for a better opening day matchup than this, so follow our guide on how to watch the 2022 NFL Kickoff Game online and get a Bills vs Rams live stream wherever you are.

How To Watch

  • When: Thursday at 8:20 p.m. ET
  • Where: SoFi Stadium — Inglewood, California
  • TV: NBC

How I can stream Rams vs. Bills in Los Angeles, New York, or anywhere

If this is an in-market game for you, you will generally need a live TV streaming service. These are usually expensive replacements for a cable package, but some budget-friendly streaming services will show select NFL games live this season. With this particular game, the cheapest option will be Peacock. Its premium service costs $4.99.

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The pricier live TV streaming services will carry this game as well, and most have free trial options:

  • DIRECTTV – $69.99 a month.
  • Vidgo’s “Plus” plan – $59.95 a month
  • YouTube TV  – $64.99 a month
  • FuboTV – $69.99 a month
  • Hulu with Live TV – $69.99 a month with ads, or $75.99 a month ad-free

ESPN Official Channel

Fans in the US can watch the Rams vs Bills Game on ESPN. It is the main telecast rights holder. The NFL Game can also be live-streamed on the website of ESPN. You can watch the match via a Subscription basis.

The price for the Pay Per View is about $74.99 but you will have to create a Subscription account in order to access the match.

Direct TV:

Direct TV is another channel to watch the Rams vs Bills match. The users can watch over 65 channels to watch on your preferred device. But for that, you will be required to have an internet connection which should be fast. Users of the Direct TV cable services can subscribe directly to the services and there are a lot of channels along with ESPN.

Sling TV:

Sling TV is another platform to watch the Rams vs Bills match. The online streaming platform provides its users with several TV channels to watch. Sling TV has many packages and has all the channels in all the packages. But when you sign for a particular package make sure it has all the channels that you need. ESPN+ is also included in the package and fans should make sure that they are able to access it.

PS Vue:

PlayStation Vue is the channel for live streaming that is aided by the gaming company PlayStation. For a monthly price of $45, users will get all their favorite TV channels to watch on their favorite devices. The channel offers a 5-day free trial where NFL fans gain benefits to getting access to the ESPN+ channel. Fans have to pay to access PS Vue as it is available on Subscription.

YouTube TV:

Next channel to watch the Rams vs Bills match. The channel provides access to all the top channels in the US. These channels include ABC, Fox, CBS, ESPN, NBC, ESPN+, and a lot of other channels. The channel also has a facility to record content that has been missed to watch at a later time. Make sure the ESPN+ is available in the package before subscribing.

Bills vs Rams live streams in the US

In the U.S., the Bills vs Rams live stream is going to be broadcast on NBC, which is available with most cable packages and on two of our favorite streaming services fuboTV and Sling TV. The game starts at 8:20 p.m. ET / 5:20 p.m. PT today (Thursday, Sept. 8). 

If FOX, ESPN, NBC and NFL Network have typically been enough to get you all the football you need, you could rely on Sling (which doesn’t include CBS, and RedZone is available with the Sports Extra add on). You can get your local CBS NFL games via Paramount Plus, if you want.

The more comprehensive package comes from fuboTV, as it has all five of the main channels you’ll want: CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and the NFL Network. That’s why it’s one of the best streaming services. It’s a case of “you get what you pay for” as Sling Orange & Blue (which you’d need to get ESPN, FOX, NBC and NFL Network) costs $50 per month, while the Fubo TV Standard package gives you all of the above, for $70 per month.

How you can stream the Rams vs. Bills NFL game in the UK

The popularity of the NFL in the UK has risen exponentially in recent years with games being played in London. The good news for UK fans, watching NFL games will cost you a lot less than it would in the US. NFL Game pass has a number of options available to fans this side of the water.

The PRO subscription which will cost just £150.99 annually – or four instalments of £37.75 until 31 July 2023 will give you access to all 270+ games live, which may be bad news for your sleeping pattern. 

Game Pass “Essential” tier, which costs £42.99 annually, will allow you to watch NFL Redzone live with on demand highlights of all games. 

Bills vs Rams live streams in Canada

Get in, folks, we’re going to Da Zone. Or to be more specific, Canadian football fans will need DAZN(opens in new tab) to watch Bills vs Rams live streams in Canada. 

DAZN is also the home of live Champions League soccer games. 

Bills vs Rams live streams in Australia

Aussies will find the Bills vs Rams live stream (like all Thursday Night Football games) on ESPN, via either Kayo Sports(opens in new tab) or Foxtel(opens in new tab). 

Kayo starts at $25 per month(opens in new tab) with the Kayo One Package offers a 7-day free trial to kick the tires.