AT&T U-verse Reaches Multiyear Extension for NFL Network, RedZone8/07/2012 4:42 PM Eastern
AT&T U-verse TV has reached a multiyear extension to continue to carry the NFL Network and its offshoot, RedZone Channel.
NFL Network is available on the telco's U200 package and above on HD channel 1630 and SD channel 630. NFL RedZone, which airs live in-game footage of scoring plays and action inside the 20-yard-line during Sundays throughout the regular season, is offered in the HD Premium Tier on HD channel 1629.
Financial terms were not disclosed. T
This season will see NFL Network add five Thursday primetime games, buttressing its contest schedule to 13.
"We are thrilled to continue offering the popular NFL Network and NFL RedZone channels to U-verse TV customers, just ahead of football season," said Jeff Weber, president of content and advertising sales, AT&T Converged Services, in a statement. "This agreement is an example of how we continue to deliver exciting, quality content to customers."
"AT&T U-verse is one of the top television providers in the country and we are excited its subscribers will continue to enjoy the only network that delivers football 24 hours a day, 365 days a year," added John Malkin, NFL Network vice president of affiliate distribution.