TITLE

MIGHT NFL NETWORK BE OFFSIDES ON ANTITRUST?

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of a Senate panel that zeroed in on the National Football League's efforts to gain distribution on cable for its NFL Network and for out-of-market games on satellite through its "NFL Sunday Ticket" out-of-market package in the U.S. The panel also disapproved legal protections that allow professional sports leagues to negotiate national television contracts on behalf of their member teams in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
24972915

 

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