– Installing, Activating & Watching CBS Sports on TV

Watching live sports is easier than ever with the CBS Sports app on your Roku device. This handy guide will walk you through everything you need to know to start streaming games and matches through CBS in no time.

What is CBS Sports on Roku?

CBS Sports Network allows viewers to stream live sporting events on various platforms through With more college football coverage than any other network, the channel is a must-have for sports fans.

The CBS Sports app brings all that great content right to your Roku device. Once you connect your Roku and activate the channel, you’ll have access to live games as well as on-demand sports programming 24/7.

Top CBS Sports Programming to Stream

Some of the top sports programs you can watch through the CBS Sports Roku channel include:

  • Live games from top leagues like the NFL, NBA, and NHL
  • Fantasy sports shows and analysis
  • Betting advice from SportsLine experts
  • College sports coverage on 247Sports and MaxPreps
  • CBS Sports HQ – a 24/7 sports news channel

And more! The variety of live events, highlights, and commentary you can access makes this channel a sports fan’s dream.

Compatible Devices for Streaming

You can watch CBS Sports on Roku as well as:

  • Desktop/tablets via the CBS Sports website
  • Mobile devices (iOS and Android phones/tablets)
  • Apple TV and other streaming boxes
  • Smart TVs (Samsung, LG, etc.)

As long as you have an internet connection, you can enjoy CBS Sports content on almost any device.

How to Activate CBS Sports using

Activating the channel only takes a few quick steps:

  1. Install the CBS Sports app on your Roku device
  2. Note down the on-screen activation code
  3. Visit and enter code
  4. Login or sign up for a CBS Sports account
  5. Click confirm – enjoy unlimited access to live sports!

Benefits of CBS Sports on Roku

Accessing CBS Sports through your Roku unlocks plenty of awesome features:

  • CBS Sports HQ – 24/7 live sports news, highlights and analysis
  • Live coverage – stream full games and events from various leagues
  • On-demand – watch sports shows, replays and highlights whenever you want
  • Fantasy & betting – get up-to-date advice from experts
  • Free access – no cable subscription required

For die-hard sports fans, the variety of premium content available makes this channel a game-changer!

How to Install the CBS Sports Channel on Your Roku

Installing the channel only takes a few steps:

  1. Turn on your Roku and go to the Home screen
  2. Select Streaming Channels menu
  3. Search for “CBS Sports”
  4. Select the CBS Sports logo
  5. Click Add Channel to install

Once installed, just launch the channel anytime to access live and on-demand sports action from CBS.

Watching CBS Sports Content on Your Roku

Starting to stream content is simple:

  • Launch Roku and go to Home screen
  • Select Streaming Channels menu
  • Choose the CBS Sports channel
  • Browse categories and select a live game or sports show to watch
  • Sit back and enjoy world-class sports entertainment!

Now you can stream live NFL, NBA, NHL games, college sports and more completely free.

Stream Without Cable

Don’t have a cable subscription? No problem! You can watch CBS Sports on your Roku 100% free with just an over-the-air HDTV antenna.

Simply connect the antenna to your Roku to access local CBS channels. Then use your Roku activation code from to unlock even more sports content.

It’s an easy, cost-effective way to stream live events without paying for cable.

Activating CBS Sports on Other Devices

You can also activate and watch CBS Sports on:

Android TV:

Apple TV:

Amazon Fire TV:

The process is very similar across devices – simply install app, get activation code, enter online to link accounts.

Get Help Activating or Streaming

If you have any trouble activating your Roku or streaming CBS Sports content, you can contact support at 877-342-4911 for assistance. Or visit the CBS Sports FAQs page for answers to common questions.


Thanks checking out this guide on how to watch CBS Sports on your Roku device! With free access to live games, highlights and analysis, this channel is a must-have for any sports fan.

Follow the simple steps above to get set up with streaming in no time. Then sit back and enjoy world-class sports entertainment from CBS – no cable required!