FC Dallas announced their local TV deal today, and for the second straight season the local broadcasts will be exclusively on Time Warner Cable Sports.
Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will air 24 FC Dallas regular-season games. In Dallas, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel is available on channel 185 (SD) and channel 148 (HD) and provides comprehensive coverage and in-depth analysis of local sports all year long, giving fans comprehensive coverage of their favorite teams.. Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will also re-air FC Dallas games and televise other FC Dallas and Major League Soccer programming throughout the season.
Meanwhile, TXA21 will air six regular-season matches. The remaining four games will be nationally televised on either UniMas, ESPN2, or NBC Sports Network.
The upside to this news is that joining Mark Followill in the broadcast booth will be FC Dallas and MLS legend Kevin Hartman on the color commentary. Hartman will join the broadcast team along with Dante Washington and Steve Jolley.