Category: NFL

Is DIRECTV Now Offering NFL Sunday Ticket?

Q. Is DIRECTV Now offering the NFL Sunday Ticket? I’m very confused. I hear people saying yes, but I can’t find anything on their site about it. What’s the deal? — Tom, Los Angeles.  Tom, I have good news for you. DIRECTV Now has quietly added the NFL Sunday Ticket package of out-of-market regular season

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Can You Get NFL Sunday Ticket Without DIRECTV?

Q. Is there any way to get the NFL Sunday Ticket without getting a dish from DIRECTV? Please tell me yes. — Tom, Deale, Maryland.  Tom, the answer is yes — if you live in the right place. Click Amazon: Today’s Top-Selling TVs! Amazon: Today’s ‘1-Day-Only’ Deals. The satcaster offers a separate streaming edition of

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Does DIRECTV Now Offer NFL Sunday Ticket?

Q. Is the NFL Sunday Ticket available on DIRECTV Now? I would get it if it was on there. — Ed, Cleveland. See an update on this story. Ed, as you know, the NFL Sunday Ticket has been an exclusive feature of DIRECTV’s satellite TV service since 1994. The pay package of Sunday afternoon games

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AT&T Hikes DIRECTV’s Sunday Ticket Price By 16.7% In 3 Years

AT&T has increased the price of DIRECTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket basic plan by 16.7 percent since it assumed control of the satcaster in 2015 following a merger. The telco has raised the price of the basic plan from $251.94 at the end of 2015 season to $293.94 for the upcoming 2018 campaign. That’s a $42

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DIRECTV Raising Sunday Ticket Prices Despite Anthem Protests

DIRECTV has raised the 2018 pre-season price on its most popular NFL Sunday Ticket package by 4.2 percent. The satcaster, which is now taking orders for the 2018 season, has priced the basic Sunday Ticket package at $293.94, compared to the 2017 pre-season price of $281.94. The price increase comes although DIRECTV reportedly received numerous

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Swanni Sez Newsletter — February 5, 2018

Good morning, everyone. Welcome to today’s Swanni Sez newsletter, which includes links and summaries of the day’s top stories in TV technology. But before we go to the news, don’t forget to peruse the aisles of Amazon where today you will find some awesome deals on Amazon devices such as the Echo and Fire TV

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ESPN, NBC to Stream NFL Games On Phones

ESPN and NBC have announced plans to stream National Football League games on mobile phones, starting with ESPN’s 2017 season playoff coverage. Verizon, which had the exclusive rights to NFL games on mobile phones since 2010,  earlier this month signed a new deal with the league that eliminated that unique perk. Shop Now at Amazon!

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Verizon-NFL Deal to Expand Streaming Games On Phones

Verizon has signed a new streaming deal with the National Football League that will finally enable other carriers to offer games on mobile phones. The new agreement, which runs until 2022, permits Verizon to stream games on mobile devices on multiple platforms including Yahoo’s web site, Yahoo’s mobile app, AOL, Complex, and go90. However, starting

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Verizon Likely to Lose NFL Exclusive For Phones: Report

Online viewers of NFL games may soon be able to watch them on a mobile phone without subscribing to Verizon, writes Bloomberg News. Since the 2014 season, Verizon has had the exclusive rights to stream regular season games on mobile phones, which has frequently frustrated and confused non-Verizon customers who have tried to watch them

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Amazon’s NFL Stream: People Either Love It Or Hate It

Amazon’s live stream of NFL games on Thursday night is getting mixed reviews from its own customers with many saying they either love it or hate it. The ecommerce giant last June paid the NFL $50 million to stream 10 Thursday night games this season, starting with the week four game between the Chicago Bears

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NFL Sunday Ticket: Can You Order Just One Game?

Q. TV Answerman, I live in Boston and a friend of mine from Baltimore is coming into town next weekend (Sunday, October 22). He’s a big Ravens fans. Is there anyway to order the Ravens-Vikings game from DIRECTV on the NFL Sunday Ticket without buying the entire season? The entire season is too rich for

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DIRECTV Cuts NFL Sunday Ticket Price; Anthem Refunds a Reason?

DIRECTV might be feeling the impact of subscribers cancelling their NFL Sunday Ticket plans due to player protests during the National Anthem. The satcaster has launched a new in-season promotion to attract online customers that includes a free trial week of service and a reduced subscription price. The satcaster offers a separate streaming edition of the

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