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CBS Reaches Deal To Stream NFL Games On Its All Access OTT Service Beginning SundayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 02 / 16
CBS has "struck a deal with the NFL" to stream its coverage of games on its CBS All Access OTT subscription service beginning Sunday, according to John Koblin of the N.Y. TIMES. CBS All Access subscribers will be "able to stream the game that is being broadcast by their local CBS affiliate, as ...
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