Dish Network Channel: 2 DirecTV Channel: 2. AT&T's New Acquisition And Its Effect On ConsumersAT&T looks to acquire Direct TV, what consumers need to be aware of. Now, local viewers are able to watch CBS affiliate KDKA-TV — which airs many Steelers games — along with CBS Sports Network and the. The blackout, that included the CBS Sports Network and the Smithsonian Channel affected subscribers to DirecTV and AT&T U-verse TV across. Local channels available on DirecTV Now 1 Check the list below to find the DIRECTV channel for your local affiliates in Pittsburgh.