Earlier today Verizon and the NFL announce multi-year extension on a deal that will make Verizon wireless customers very happy, if they are football fans that is.
The new deal will extend and expands Verizon’s coverage of NFL games in 2014 and beyond. Verizon Wireless is already the official wireless service provider of the NFL, and it will continue to provide NFL coverage to its customers either at home or on the go. According to the new deal, in the 2013 season, the NFL and Verizon will launch an updated version of the popular NFL Mobile app. NFL Mobile from Verizon will continue to offer exclusive access on phones to Thursday, Sunday and Monday Night Football game coverage, NFL Network and NFL RedZone.
The new NFL Mobile from Verizon will include improvements and enhancements that give fans unprecedented inside access to all the latest news, stats, exclusive game highlights, plus an extensive collection of on-demand video featuring analysis and inside access from NFL Network and NFL Films. In addition, fans will have special access to other popular features including fantasy, customizable NFL alerts, ringtones and graphics.
Beginning with the 2014 season, NFL Mobile from Verizon will expand to include access to live CBS and Fox Sunday afternoon games within their home markets, as well as all postseason playoff games, including the Super Bowl.
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