TV Saturday: College Football, Doctor Who Special, Hell on Wheels & More

by Jason the TVaholic on August 31, 2013

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News & Notes

Get Hell on Wheels Season 3 via Amazon Instant VideoTonight, ABC has the eighth season premiere of Saturday Night College Football.

Over on cable, BBC America has a Doctor Who: The Doctor Revisted – The Eighth Doctor special.

Prime Picks

Cedar Cove (Hallmark Channel): New. Olivia and Jack go to Seattle, but things don’t work out like they’d hoped. Plays again later.

Hell on Wheels (AMC): New. Cullen and Elam track a dangerous criminal. The town prepares to move down the tracks. Plays twice and again later.

Other Options

  • Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited – The Eighth Doctor (BBC America): New Special. The Eighth Doctor played by Paul McGann. Runs two hours and 30 minutes.
  • The Newsroom (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday’s episode, “Red Team III,” replays.
  • Strike Back (Cinemax): Repeat. The first three episodes of this season replay tonight.

Sports Notes

  • ABC has a college football game today and tonight has Saturday Night College Football with Georgia at Clemson.
  • CBS has early round coverage of the U.S. Open tennis tournament.
  • ESPN has three college football games today with LSU vs. TCU capping things off tonight.
  • ESPN2 has three college football games today with Northwestern at California capping things off tonight.
  • FS1 has three college football games today with Boise State at Washington capping things off tonight.
  • Golf Channel has second round coverage of the PGA Tour Golf Playoff: Deutsche Bank Championship.
  • MLB Network has a game today and another tonight.
  • NBC has college football action today with Temple at Notre Dame.

Late Night

  • Dexter (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday’s episode, “Make Your Own Kind of Music,” replays.
  • Ray Donovan (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday’s episode, “Road Trip,” replays.
  • Suits (USA Network): Repeat. This past Tuesday’s episode, “She’s Mine,” replays.

Saturday TV Marathons

The Cosby Show (Centric): Has 24 episodes today.
The Cosby Show (TV Land): Has 14 episodes today.
The Game (BET): Has 20 episodes.
Good Times (TV One): Has 14 episodes early.
Indian Jones (USA Network): All four movies play today.
Lonesome Dove (AMC): The four-part eight-hour miniseries plays today.
Monk (ION): Has 12 episodes.
Perry Mason (Hallmark Movie Channel): The TV mystery movies starring Raymond Burr today begin playing today and all through the weekend ending in Monday late night.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (BBC America): Five episodes.
Three’s Company (TV Land): Has 14 episodes early.

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