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  1. Vikings opt in on new local blackout rule

    Kevin Seifert

    Some of you might be aware of a new NFL rule that allows teams to lower their threshold for achieving a home sellout, thereby making it easier to avoid a local television blackout. The Minnesota Vikings are the first, and I'm guessing will be the onl...

    Blog | August 16, 2012
  2. A blackout in Detroit this Sunday

    Kevin Seifert

    The Detroit Lions' first blackout of the year is upon us. About 8,500 tickets remain for Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins at Ford Field, a total too large to see an extension of the NFL's Thursday deadline. Viewers within a 75-mile radiu...

    Blog | October 28, 2010
  3. A blackout in Detroit

    Kevin Seifert

    Posted by's Kevin Seifert The blackouts have begun in Detroit. The Lions weren't close enough to a sellout Thursday to petition the NFL for a deadline extension, and so Sunday's game against Washington will not be televised within a 75-mi...

    Blog | September 24, 2009
  4. Blackout update

    Kevin Seifert

    Posted by's Kevin Seifert Make sure you check out ESPN's "Outside the Lines" at 3 p.m. ET for an update on the NFL blackout situation that seems serious in two NFC North cities. Detroit had five of the final six home games blacked out ...

    Blog | September 03, 2009