Apple has the cash to spend $4 billion on NFL Thursday Night Football rights. And, unlike broadcast and cable, they'd made more than $14 billion in profits from doing so.
It's an understatement to say a Thanksgiving Day encounter between the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football is historic. Not only is this the perfect game for the holiday's undivided attention, it's the league's oldest rivalry in existence. Show More Summary
With so much parity through the early part of the NFL season, even teams that seemed dead in the water have a chance to make up ground and reach the playoffs. Heading into Week 12, eight of the 32 teams are currently.500, with 10 more one game away in either direction. Show More Summary
Fantasy owners are out of the woods with Week 12 hours away—bye weeks, injuries and other unpredictable factors give way to a three-game Thanksgiving slate that is sure to make for an entertaining time. It's hard to account for all the...Show More Summary
The Thursday night NFL games are usually little more than an afterthought for most daily fantasy football competitors. However, Thanksgiving Day provides a chance to win money long before the weekend gets started. You can fill out a complete lineup for Thursday's triple-header and watch the points rack up while you eat your turkey. Show More Summary
It's an NFC clash on Thanksgiving Day as the Detroit Lions and Philadelphia Eagles meet at the Ford Field for Thursday Night Football in the National Football League.
Even with the Thanksgiving holiday finally here, fantasy football still needs your attention because there are three Thursday games that can have a serious impact on your roster. Week 12 is especially important because the fantasy postseason is right around the corner. Show More Summary
In what could be one of the most intriguing matches on this edition of Thursday Night Football, the Carolina Panthers travel to the AT&T Stadium to face the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League.
Are the Packers really fixed? Can the Bears make a late-season run? The 2015 NFL Thanksgiving slate winds up Thursday night, with an NFC North matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers. The Packers took back first place...Show More Summary
You already knew that having the NFL is lucrative business for TV networks. It’s why four of them are in a money-throwing scrum for the Thursday Night Football package when those rights go up for bidding after this season. Three of the...Show More Summary
Johnny Manziel's NFL career took another detour on Thursday when Browns head coach Mike Pettine announced that Manziel won't start in next week's Monday Night Football matchup against the Baltimore Ravens. The demotion to third-string...Show More Summary
According to Claire Atkinson of the New York Post, the NFL is shopping around its Thursday Night Football package and is even offering a stake in the NFL Network in negotiations. Atkinson reported the league would be willing to offer broadcast rights for a full 16 games for its Thursday night schedule. Show More Summary
The Thursday Night Football package, purchased from the league by CBS in 2014 and again in 2015, is available for 2016 and beyond. Despite a belief in some circles that CBS and the NFL will simply extend the arrangement by another year, Claire Atkinson of the New York Post (via SportsBusiness Daily) reports that the…
There’s an interesting twist in the bidding for the NFL’s “Thursday Night Football” package, according to our friend Claire Atkinson in The New York Post. Writes Atkinson: “The NFL is talking to networks about buying a stake in its cable...
The Thursday Night Football package has been a big success for both CBS and the NFL. Ever since the creation of the new expanded primetime package into network primetime, the league has been able to place an added importance onto Thursday...Show More Summary
Bidding for the rights to broadcast the NFL's Thursday night games will open soon and with several networks looking to grab the last available package for a while, the price is expected to skyrocket. According to Marisa Guthrie of The...Show More Summary
The Thursday Night Football game between the New York Jets and Buffalo Bills featured the league's color rush uniforms, which made both teams look like festive, competitive Easter eggs. Looking like an Easter egg probably made Jets quarterback long for his Houston home. Show More Summary
What exactly does Marlins Man do during the baseball offseason? He attends Thursday night football games between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans and chills with hot chicks in bikinis in the Jags pool. And he even documents the action on Twitter and Instagram: I LOVE THE JAGUARS,POOL. Show More Summary
Matchups already play a major role in Week 11 fantasy football rankings. Thursday Night Football between the Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars was proof enough as the former's Marcus Mariota entered a superb situation and totaled 17 points despite a loss. Matchups rule the day with the waiver wire mostly over and the full slate ahead. Show More Summary
Week 11 of the fantasy football season began Thursday night when the Jacksonville Jaguars took on the Tennessee Titans in a game that was at least supposed to have a decent amount of fantasy relevance (although it didn ’t exactly play out that way). Show More Summary