Despite missing out on the playoffs for a sixth straight season, the Broncos are now being hyped up as genuine Super Bowl material. They finally have a Grade A QB in Russell Wilson, Nathaniel Hackett’s arrival means Vic Fangio’s miserable tenure is over, and they’ve just been bought by Rob Walton, who has by far and away the deepest pockets the NFL has ever seen. So it’s fitting that the new era begins against the Cowboys, who for so long have failed to capitalize on Jerry Jones’ riches. Read on as we explain how to get a Cowboys vs Broncos live stream and watch the NFL preseason game online from anywhere – including FREE coverage in some places.
Cowboys vs Broncos live stream
Date: Saturday, August 13
Time: 9pm ET / 6pm PT / 2am BST / 11am AEST
Venue: Empower Field at Mile High, Denver, Colorado
FREE live stream: NFL Game Pass (opens in new tab) (UK, AU)
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Global streams: NFL Network via Sling TV discount (opens in new tab) or FREE fuboTV trial (opens in new tab) (US) | DAZN (opens in new tab) (CA)
At the time of writing it isn’t clear how many snaps Wilson will take, but with tickets for this encounter being priced higher than any other preseason game bar last week’s Hall of Fame clash, Hackett surely has to play the main man if he wants to get the Broncos faithful on side nice and early.
The Cowboys won the NFC East for the first time since 2019, but fell at the first hurdle in the playoffs, and goodness did they fall. For the past seven months, fans of America’s Team will have had nightmares about the calamitous final few seconds of their last campaign, which ended with Dak Prescott failing to spike the ball in time for what should have been a game-snatching final play.
While preseason games bear little significance in the grand scheme of thing, this clash seems to have more riding on it than most, with Mike McCarthy on the brink, and the Broncos about to embark upon what could turn out to be a very successful journey.
Follow our guide for how to watch the Cowboys vs Broncos online and get an NFL live stream wherever you are – starting with how to watch the NFL preseason game for FREE.
Cowboys vs Broncos FREE live stream: how to watch NFL preseason online in the UK
How to watch Cowboys vs Broncos from outside your country
If you’ve mismatched a holiday or you’re away on business and you want to watch your country’s coverage from abroad, then you’ll need to use a VPN. This will help you dial in to a location back in your home country to avoid geo-blocks and regain access to the content and services you already pay for back home.
A VPN is generally perfect for this as it allows you to change your IP address so you appear to be in a completely different location when the big game is on.
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Cowboys vs Broncos live stream: how to watch NFL preseason in the US without cable
A costlier but even more thorough alternative is FuboTV (opens in new tab), which includes the NFL Network, Fox, CBS, NBC, ESPN, ESPN 2, and ABC – all the TV channels you need to tune into the NFL this season.
Prices start at $69.99 a month after a FREE FuboTV trial (opens in new tab).
If you subscribe to Peacock, Sling or any other US streaming service and find yourself unable to access coverage because you’re out of the country, consider using a VPN as outlined below – we rate ExpressVPN as the best of the best (opens in new tab).