And people said the NFL was in trouble because of dipping television ratings. It’s official, Fox is paying roughly $660 million per year for 11 Thursday Night… Read more “Fox and NFL officially announce 5-year $660 million per year Thursday Night Football deal”
Fox outbidding its competitors for Thursday Night Football makes sense for a few reasons.
TV executives have found a new reason for the NFL’s rating dip and apparently it’s oversaturation.
A few months ago, Amazon won the bid to stream 10 Thursday Night Football games. Amazon bid $50 million for the right to stream games on Amazon Prime.… Read more “Amazon’s Thursday Night Football could change content distribution”
Let’s get something out of the way: if Thursday Night Football is eliminated, it will hurt the NFL’s coffers, at least in the short term. That much… Read more “NFL should take the short-term hit to business and get rid of Thursday Night Football”
Twitter streaming was never going to save the NFL from cord cutters, but underwhelming numbers should be a concern.
The social media platform is the big winner in the NFL streaming sweepstakes.