Report: Apple and Google are vying to stream NFL games next season

January 08, 2016
Aaron Polmeer

By Nate Swanner


Apple and Google are both vying to livestream three NFL games next season, according to Reuters. The NFL is reportedly entertaining offers from both companies, though Yahoo — which broadcast a game last season under similar circumstances —  is apparently not in the hunt. It’s also not clear if the three London-based games are being bid on as a package, or if the NFL will split them amongst various partners. Google has YouTube, which is immediately suited to stream a game. Apple’s logistics for streaming weren’t detailed in the report, but it could be a play to round out the…

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