Hearn, Ted
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p6
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.


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