Tag Archives: NFL

UOL offers ESPN full catalog at UOL Esporte Clube

ESPN will launch all of its linear channels -ESPN Brasil, ESPN, ESPN 2 and ESPN Extra -this week in UOL Esporte Clube, the Universe OInlines  (UOL) sports content platform The measure extends the agreement between ESPN and UOL with effect from April 10th, 2018, which already includes ESPN Play in UOLs sports OTT. The agreement [...]

Twitter announces new video content deals in Latin America

Twitter has announced new premium content deal in Latin America, including sports, news and entertainment from companies like Fox Sports, Sony Pictures Television, Turner and Viacom, among others. During its first TwitterFronts event for Latin America, the social network announced 11 deals. The new live and original programming includes a partnership with Fox Sports to [...]

Amazon reached 18.4 million worldwide viewers with NFL games

Amazon revealed that it reached 18.4 million total viewers during its first season streaming Thursday night NFL games. Outside the US. Mexico was the country where most customers watched the games. The NFL games were available through Prime Video service in 224 countries and territories. The company said that the average-minute audience (AMA) watching NFL [...]

Televisa extends deal with NFL

Grupo Televisa announced that it has extended for another three years its contract with the National Football League (NFL). This way, three more games will be played at Estadio Azteca, one each year, until 2021. So far, three NFL games were played in Mexico. The new agreement will allow matches to continue at Estadio Azteca [...]

NFL, Facebook announce programming partnership

The National Football League (NFL) announced that it has signed a multiyear deal with Facebook to deliver globally on the social network NFL Game Recaps and official highlights from all 256 regular season games as well as the playoffs and Super Bowl.  In addition, NFL Media, the League’s owned and operated media division, will distribute [...]

Twitter unveils sports strategy in Brazil

During an event in São Paulo, Twitter presented its sports strategy and reveled data confirming that sport is one of the main topics of conversation in the country. The social network said that 80% of Brazilians on Twitter are interested in sports. From the beginning of 2016 until June 2017, the platform recorded 217 million Tweets [...]

“The potential for eSports is huge”

Pitter Rodriguez, Head of Sports Partnerships Latam at Twitter, spoke in an exclusive interview during the course of the conference NexTV Series South America on the importance of live sports, the agreements for the region and the growth of eSports. “Twitter entered sports broadcasts because we saw that large part of the conversations on the platform [...]

Amazon to live stream NFL games

The NFL announced it has reached an agreement with Amazon Prime as its exclusive partner to deliver a live OTT digital stream of Thursday Night Football to a global audience during the 2017 NFL season. Amazon Prime Video will stream the 10 Thursday Night Football games, which will be broadcast on  NBC and CBS, and [...]

Fox Sports renews NFL rights in Latin America

Pay TV channel Fox Sports has announced the renewal of its rights deal for the National Football League (NFL) in Latin America.  The new deal covers the next four NFL seasons, featuring over 100 games in total.   Fox sports will air Sunday’s regular season games and the return to the Latin American market of Thursday [...]