With just weeks left until the Super Bowl, the NFL playoffs are in full swing. We’re officially down to the wire with just four teams left to duke it out for the top spots in the AFC and NFC divisions. This week’s AFC playoff matchup will feature the Kansas City Chiefs and Cincinnati Bengals as they go head to head to see who will soon vie for a shot at winning Super Bowl LVI. After the incredibly exciting matchup between the Chiefs and the Bills last week (seriously, how good was that game?), all eyes are on Patrick Mahomes to see if he can earn another shot at the Super Bowl.
If you’re looking for ways to watch the upcoming Chiefs vs. Bengals AFC Championship matchup, we’ve got all the details for you right here. The 2022 AFC playoff game will be played live on CBS. However, there are a few other ways to watch the game, even if you’re not going to be near a TV or don’t have cable. In fact, you can even watch the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Cincinnati Bengals Game for free online.
Check out all the details below.
How To Watch Chiefs vs. Bengals On TV
The Chiefs vs Bengals AFC Championship game will be broadcast live on CBS at 3 p.m. EST on Sunday, January 30. You can watch the action through a basic cable package, a local TV antenna, or streaming online via live TV services such as Hulu Live and YouTube TV (as long as your subscription plan includes CBS).
If you want to explore the best cable TV alternatives, we’ve got an entire guide to cutting the cord and still enjoying live sports.
How To Watch Cincinnati Bengals vs. Kansas City Chiefs Online for Free
As previously mentioned, the Chiefs and Bengals AFC Championship matchup can be live-streamed through live TV services such as Hulu + Live TV, YouTube TV, and cable TV alternatives such as Sling TV — as long as your subscription includes CBS. However, if you don’t want to sign up for an expensive new service, there is an option for watching the game for free. You can also live-stream the AFC Championship game on Paramount+, formerly CBS All-Access, with a subscription and free trial.
Right now, Paramount is offering a free 7-day trial that can be used to watch the game and canceled at any time. The regular cost for Paramount+ is $4.99 a month for a basic plan or $9.99 for an ad-free subscription. See more details on how to subscribe to a free trial of Paramount+ below.
Sign Up for Paramount Plus
In addition to watching the AFC Championship game, there are a few good reasons to check out Paramount Plus. First, you get access to the entire CBS catalog of shows, and, of course, all the NFL games and live sports carried by the network. While the streaming service (formerly known as CBS All-Access) continuously runs promotions, one of the best current offers is for T-Mobile customers. Any current subscriber can access the platform free for an entire year, and can therefore watch all NFL games carried by the network for free as well. Not a T-Mobile customer? You can still sign up and get a free week to take the service for a spin. If you like what you see, you can carry it forward for $4.99 a month for a basic plan, or $9.99 for an ad-free subscription.
7-DAY FREE TRIAL
If you’re looking for a more comprehensive football experience, the fuboTV starter package has you covered with its selection of more than 80 channels including the NFL Network and ESPN, plus other pro and college sports. With the service you can also record up to 250 hours with the included DVR space, and watch up to three screens at a time. With a 7-day free trial, fuboTV is a great cable TV alternative for sports fans, and it can let you watch the latest televised games for free.
Hulu + Live TV
What’s the best live TV streaming option? For our money, we recommend Hulu + Live TV, which offers a wide variety of channels including ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox. You can also watch Hulu original TV shows and movies, plus a ton of popular TV shows and movies. In addition, we appreciate the ease with which you can bundle in Disney+ and ESPN+.
When Is Kickoff For The Kansas City Chiefs vs. Cincinnati Bengals?
The AFC Championship kickoff will take place on Sunday, January 30 at 3 pm EST with the game being played on the Chiefs’ home field, Arrowhead Stadium. In this matchup, fans will see 2020 Super Bowl Champions the Kansas Chiefs, headed by quarterback Patrick Mahomes, face off against the quarterback Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals.
Which Teams Are Left In The 2022 NFL Playoff Schedule?
The AFC Championship will feature the Kansas City Chiefs vs. The Cincinnati Bengals at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 30, while the NFC Championship will see the San Francisco 49ers face off against the Los Angeles Rams, at 6:30 p.m. Sunday on Fox.