Bell, NFL step up simsub appeal as time runs out
With the Super Bowl just a month away, the media co and U.S. football league urged the Federal Court of Appeal to overturn the CRTC’s decision.
NFL continues fight for sim sub
The league’s Canadian managing director has written to the U.S. Ambassador to Canada.
CRTC orders removal of simsub for Super Bowl
The order was made despite a pending federal appeal from BCE and the NFL, which is expected to conclude this fall.
Bell Media renews NFL TV rights deal, includes digital
The latest multi-year deal, following rival Rogers Media’s NHL rights agreement, underlines the importance of live TV sports to Canadian broadcasters.
CTV’s Super Bowl, NFL playoff telecasts to hit the web
An exclusive deal with the NFL will see Bell Media live stream the popular sporting events on CTV.ca. as the media group’s multiplatform strategy continues to evolve.
Shaw kicks off mobile NFL app
The broadcaster’s iPad-friendly app lets NFL Sunday Ticket subscribers view 14 games, and includes player stats, instant replay, and play-by-play features.
CRTC hands Bell a penalty over mobile sports programming
Ruling on a January 2011 complaint filed by Telus, the regulator says Bell’s exclusive mobile-content deals with the NHL and NFL run contrary to its new media policy, a claim Bell refutes.