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Watch ESPN on DISH Channel 140

Get ESPN with DISH today!

Get the country’s most-watched sports network¹ included with America’s Top 120 and higher.

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¹Deadline, "Cable TV Rankings 2016"

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ESPN Sports Channels on DISH Network

ESPN has been a staple in sports media coverage since 1979, covering American traditions like football, basketball, and baseball on collegiate, semipro, and professional levels. Get DISH America’s Top 120 or higher to enjoy the following ESPN networks included in your channel lineup—with ESPN available in nearly 95 million American homes every year², you’ll be in good company.

²TV by the Numbers, "List of How Many Homes Each Cable Network Is in as of February 2015"

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DISH Packages

With DISH Network, get reliable entertainment at just the right price! Pick a package that fits your needs.

America's Top 120
190 channels

for 24 months

  • Free DVR and Google Voice Remote Included

  • Watch ESPN, Newsmax, CMT, Disney Channel, and E!

  • 28K On-Demand titles

  • Local Channels

  • 190 Channels

  • Plus family favorites on us for one year with Family Movie Night*

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Best Value
America's Top 200
240+ channels

for 24 months

  • Free DVR and Google Voice Remote Included

  • America's Top 120 and more including NFL Network, NBA TV, Hallmark, Disney Channel, and A&E

  • 25K On-Demand titles

  • Local Channels

  • 240+ channels

  • Plus family favorites on us for one year with Family Movie Night*

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America's Top 250
290+ channels

for 24 months

  • Free DVR and Google Voice Remote Included

  • America's Top 200 and more including Turner Classic Movies, STARZ Encore channels, Bloomberg, Nicktoons, and Great American Country

  • 26K On-Demand titles

  • Local Channels

  • 290+ channels

  • Plus family favorites on us for one year with Family Movie Night*

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Transform Your Sports-Viewing Experience with the Hopper DVR

For game days when you don’t want to miss a moment, use MultiView mode on your Hopper® 3 to turn your living room into a sports bar. MultiView lets you display up to four channels at once so you can keep tabs on multiple games without flipping channels or constantly checking scores on your phone—plus, it can help you attract more friends for the party. Parties not your thing? Record up to 16 channels at once and catch up on the games later.

Top Sports Programs to Watch on ESPN



The bread and butter of ESPN, this fast-moving daily show highlights scores of recent games and airs feature-length stories on hot topics.

Monday Night Football

Game Broadcasts

This weekly broadcast—one of the highest-rated, longest-running programs on primetime TV—airs NFL games you don’t want to miss.

Pardon the Interruption


Sports TV personalities Tom Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon debate on major sports stories of the week in this fun, irreverent show.

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College GameDay


On Saturdays during football and basketball seasons, reporters predict the day’s outcomes from the campus of a featured home team.

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DISH Sports Beyond ESPN

ESPN is available in every DISH America’s Top package starting at America’s Top 120, but you don’t have to stop there. When you get America’s Top 120+, 200, or 250, you can enjoy even more networks covering college, regional, and pro sports. Also, no matter what package you choose, you can add entire packs of premium sports channels for even more coverage on the games, teams, and sports you love best.


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