Activate and Watch ESPN and ESPN+ on Roku

ESPN is an absolute treat for all the sports freaks in the world. You can watch all the sports videos as well as the live broadcast of the games on the ESPN channel. is an effortless process that you can complete without difficulty. Furthermore, you can watch the news, highlights, and analysis of your favorite sports. You must subscribe to a cable or a TV provider service to access the ESPN channel. Let’s take a look at the features and how to get the ESPN channel before going to process.

Features of

  • You can have access to the colossal amount of sports content that is present
  • Watch your desired sports from the broad range of sports broadcasted by the channel
  • You can watch the previous games, highlights, behind the game moments, and many more
  • Furthermore, you can watch the on-demand news and analysis on your desired sports
  • All you need to unlock the humongous amount of sports content is subscribe to an Internet or a TV provider
  • The Internet service provider or TV providers that offer ESPN include
    • AT&T U-verse
    • Comcast XFINITY
    • Cox
    • DirecTV
    • DISH
    • Google Fiber
    • Midcontinent Communications
    • Optimum
    • Time Warner Cable
  • There are many other Internet service providers and TV providers that provide you the ESPN channel

What Does Offer?

The ESPN channel offers you the following sports live as well as on-demand

  • NFL – Monday night football
  • College Football – Including the regular season, bowl games, and the College Football Playoff
  • Basketball – This consists of NBA regular season, The Playoffs and The NBA Finals including NCAA women’s and men’s basketball
  • Baseball – This includes MLB regular season, NCAA women’s softball, and NCAA men’s baseball
  • Golf
  • Soccer – This includes the UEFO Euro and MLS
  • Tennis – This includes the Wimbledon, Australian Open, and US Open
  • eSports

Furthermore, you can watch the following ESPN shows such as

  • SportsCenter
  • PTI
  • First Take
  • SportsNation
  • NBA: The Jump

There are many more shows and sports available on the ESPN channel


  • This is an amazing add-on that you can add to your ESPN account
  • Have an ad-less experience while watching shows and videos with ESPN+
  • You can avail of the ESPN+ for $4.99/month
  • Moreover, you can pause, rewind, and restart live games on ESPN+

What’s on ESPN+?

You can have access to the following content on the ESPN+

  • With ESPN+, you can have access to over 1000 hours of live games from the following sports
    • Soccer
    • Boxing
    • Golf
    • Tennis
    • Rugby
    • Cricket
    • Several college sports
  • You can have access to the original programming and studio shows
  • What’s more interesting is that you can find all the episodes of 30 for 30 documentary film series here
  • You can watch many films including ‘The Last Days of Knight’

How to Watch Without Cable?

If you’re a fan of sports, you might need some channels to cater to your purpose. First of all, you need to search for the ESPN channel. It can be found in the Roku platform store. Then, click the icon and choose the Add channel tab. Once the app has been downloaded, the device shall display an activation code. You have to use the same code on the website. As you submit it, the app shall get activated, and you can start watching the content.

You can subscribe to any one of the following packages to get ESPN Roku

Hulu + Live TV

  • You can get this package for $44.99/month
  • With this package, you can have access to more than 65 channels including ESPN

Sling TV

  • You can avail of the Sling TV Orange package for a mere price of $25/month
  • With this package, you can have access to more than 30 channels including ESPN


  • You can get the AT&T Plus package for $50/month
  • With this package, you can have access to more than 40 channels including ESPN and HBO

PlayStation Vue

  • You can avail of the PlayStation Vue Access package for $44.99/month
  • With this package, you can have access to more than 45 channels including ESPN and DISNEY Steps

Follow the steps given below to activate ESPN on Roku

  • Firstly, search for the ESPN channel using the search box given
  • Thereafter add the ESPN channel using the ‘Add channel’ option after opening it
  • Now wait for a few moments for the ESPN channel to install on your Roku device
  • Following this, open the channel and select the ‘Gear’ icon to open the Settings
  • After that, select ‘Provider Account’ -> ‘Watch Live TV’ -> ‘Activate Live TV’
  • Subsequently, you will be displayed an ESPN activation code on your screen
  • Next, on your computer, navigate to via a browser
  • Thereafter enter the acquired code in the given field, then click ‘Activate
  • Finally, select your TV provider and complete the activation process

Thus, you can now start watching your favorite sports on the ESPN channel

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