NFL Wants To Sell Thursday Games To Network

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According to Richard Sandomir of The New York Times, the Thursday night games potentially sold would be early in the season, and the league was seeking to sell between six and eight of 13 games it airs on NFL Network.

NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told The Associated Press that the league was in talks “to air a part of the package with existing and potentially new broadcast and cable partners.”

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