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Nfl Blackout Rule

Buffalo Restaurateur Buys 10,000 Bills Tickets To Avoid TV Blackout

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Sports

Fans of the Buffalo Bills have had little to cheer for lately, with their team sitting two games out of playoff contention. Frustrating fans further i...

NFL's Blackout Rule Punishes Disabled, Elderly Fans

Brian Frederick | Posted 04.22.2012 | Sports
Brian Frederick

The most significant discussion of NFL blackouts in 40 years is taking place right now. It's long past time the rule was eliminated.

Sports Fans Score Huge Win With FCC Review of Blackouts

Brian Frederick | Posted 03.20.2012 | Media
Brian Frederick

It should come as no surprise to anyone (but an NFL owner) that the best way to build a loyal fan base is to (treat them with respect and) allow them to actually see their local team. Less visible team, less interest.

NFL to Cincinnati Bengals Fans: Enjoy Your Blackouts and Horrible Stadium Deal

Brian Frederick | Posted 12.04.2011 | Sports
Brian Frederick

Unfortunately, things are likely to get worse for Bengal fans. Four of their final six games are at the end of the season when it will be freezing. But why should Bengal fans come out and support a team (and a league) that doesn't give anything back to them?

What Won't Be Included in New NFL Labor Agreement

Brian Frederick | Posted 09.12.2011 | Sports
Brian Frederick

With the NFL and NFLPA on the verge of reaching an agreement, do you think that new agreement will include an end to the blackout rule? ...Yeah, me neither.