RCN Cable and Setanta Sports announced today (Nov. 26th) that Setanta would be joining the RCN Cable line-up on Nov. 30th, 2008. Carriage will be on all RCN systems that are "all digital" as channel 549. This includes the service areas of Boston, Chicago, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC as well as other cities in the US. A free preview of Setanta Sports will be available from December 8th through 22nd. Fans who are customers of RCN can call 1-800-746-4726 or visit http://www.rcn.com to subscribe for $14.95 per month. RCN has indicated that areas not currently all digital will gain Setanta when they are converted to all digital in near future. With the addition of RCN, Setanta is now available on at least some of the cable systems of Cox, Comcast, RCN, and AT&T U-verse as well as the satellite services of DirecTV and DISH, the fiber optic Verizon FiOS systems, and the IPTV providers GekTV and NexTV.
Article last changed on Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 1:00 PM EDT