NFL, DirecTV Extend 'Sunday Ticket' Deal For 8 Years, $12 BillionThe deal includes rights to stream the package live. AT&T is in the process of acquiring DirecTV for $48.5 billion, making the expanded possibilities for mobile particularly attractive.
DirecTV Driver Ticketed After Allegedly Slamming Into Woman In BrooklynA driver with a suspended license has been ticketed, after he allegedly struck and injured a 72-year-old woman in Brooklyn, police said.
Eli Manning's Viral Rap Video A Hit In Giants Locker RoomPunter Steve Weatherford called the performance "awesome," adding that players are walking in the team's headquarters humming the lyrics.
Blimps Parade Up Hudson RiverIf you live or work along the Hudson River, you got a treat this morning.
Yankees Fans Face Potential Blackout Over YES, DirecTV DisputeIf you were watching the Yankees' home opener on Thursday afternoon, you probably noticed a commercial on YES urging fans to "be heard" in the network's ongoing contract battle with DirecTV.
Tell Us Again, NFL Owners: Why Is There A Labor Dispute? If NFL owners aren't careful, they might just force us to sympathize with guys who make more in a year than most will take home in a lifetime. Chad Ochocinco could come off looking like some sort of modern-day Cesar Chavez.
Where's The Sanity In NFL, Union Labor Talks?Hard-liners on both sides -- the NFL and players' union -- have taken negotiations to the brink, and there's no indication that sanity will prevail before the current collective bargaining agreement expires and things really begin to get nasty.
In-Flight During Super Bowl? Know Your Watching OptionsIf you're hoping to watch the Packers-Steelers matchup at 30,000 feet next Sunday, plan carefully: Not every airline with TV will be showing the game and not all digital alternatives work once regular-season football ends.
Broadcasters Keep Upper Hand In TV DisputesA recent spate of TV blackouts and the lack of government intervention suggests that broadcasters have the upper hand over TV signal providers when it comes to negotiating fees.