There’s an early headline coming out of the NFL owners meetings in Arizona and it concerns the TV blackout rule.
According to a number of reports the blackout rule has been done away with by the owners for the 2015 regular season.
Breaking: the NFL will scrap it’s TV blackout policy for the 2015 season. Will evaluate how it goes after season. Teams voted on this today.
— Kevin Clark (@KevinClarkWSJ) March 23, 2015
The policy had long required that games be sold out 72 hours prior to kickoff to lift a television blackout in that team’s TV market for home games.
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