TV Deal Will Make Wealthy NFL Owners Wealthier | Sports

The NFL could see its game broadcast rights fees grow from $ 7.185 billion annually to about $ 12 billion.


By BARRY WILNER Associated Press

There are very rich people who are about to get much richer. Who else but the owners of the NFL?

Probably within the next week, those 32 multimillionaires / billionaires will see their future earnings increase exponentially. The league is on the verge of extending its broadcasting deals with its current partners and a new full-time rights holder at Amazon who is likely to acquire the streaming rights.

Astronomical numbers appear to double in many cases, proving once again that despite a pandemic, lower ratings for the 2020 season, and waves of spectators finding alternative ways to watch matches, the NFL is the most desirable …

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