September 1, This post has been updated. Watching NFL games live somewhere other than on traditional television requires navigating a complicated web of corporate interests. The networks that broadcast games have very specific contracts with the NFL that dictate not only when and how games are televised, but also advertising, packaging, and streaming.
If you want to get all of those sports channels, you have to spend extra to get the more robust package.
And one cool thing Sling offers is this: If you prepay for two months of a Sling Orange or Blue base service, they will send you an over-the-air antenna for free. If you prepay for three months of Sling service, they will also send you an airtv device , which connects with your antenna and seamlessly integrates local broadcasts into the rest of the Sling interface.
Sling has taken to their website, blaming FOX for unreasonable price increase demands, which Sling claims they do not want to pass on to the customer. More: A look at the other top-ranked sports and TV streaming services for Do you have an Amazon Prime membership?
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