Sirius To Carry NFL Games in 2004
Sirius Satellite Radio [Nasdaq: SIRI], a New York, N.Y.-based satellite radio provider, has reached a seven-year agreement with the National Football League (NFL) to broadcast all NFL games live nationwide. Beginning with the NFL’s 2004 season, Sirius will carry the entire NFL schedule of selected pre-season and play-off games. Also as part of the agreement, Sirius will carry “The NFL Radio Network,” a year-round NFL station that will feature a wide range NFL programming. Sirius radios are available for $149.00 and the monthly subscription fee for the NFL is $12.95. No additional fee will be charged to Sirius subscribers for the NFL games.