Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 8/21/13
Google CEO Larry Page could merge NFL Sunday Ticket into the company's top of the line internet services Earlier today it was reported that group of NFL and Google executives met earlier today to discuss the expiring Sunday NFL Ticket contract the league has with Direct TV. Google CEO Larry Page and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell were in attendance. The NFL's current contract with Direct TV has the television provider paying $1 billion per year. The contract is up after the 2014 season and its a very real possible the company will let it expire, as ProFootballTalk explains: DirecTV CFO Pat Doyle said in March that the satellite giant could strike a non-exclusive deal with NFL or dump the package completely when the current deal expires after the 2014 season. The value of the Sunday Ticket package has diminished in recent years, given the rise of the RedZone package, which whips fans around from game to game, focusing on the most compelling moments. As a former Direct TV and Su...
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