Of course there are no live games during the season. CBS, FOX, ABC and ESPN own the rights to the games. However, for NFL fanatics such as myself, shows during the week leading up to the weekend games would be worth it. Hell, they show almost all of the pre-season games in august, and in HD when available, too (though I doubt we'll get the HD feed with Videotron).capitalfan said:I have had this channel its not that great all hype thats it.No live games durring the season.
That's interesting, because NFL Sunday Ticket is right now only available to Satellite subscribers in the US. So I'm sure that's something cable companies will bring up to the NFL when confronted with airing The NFL Network.mrbigben said:The NFL is preparing to launch a $100 million attack ad campaign over the next six months in an attempt to force cable TV operators to carry its NFL Network channel, which will begin airing regular-season games in November. If the cable providers don't sign up, the NFL will urge consumers to switch to satellite TV operators that carry the channel, NFL Network spokesman Seth Palansky says.
-- USA Today
mrbigben said:It might also be a step backward, with TSN having the NFLN games, the pressure to add the network wont be as large.