The big news coming out of Yahoo headquarters is the announcement that Yahoo will be carrying the first ever live stream of an NFL Game free. That’s right, streamed on the Internet for free. According to Yahoo sports, the game between the Buffalo Bills and the Jacksonville Jaguars in London on October 25th will be streamed live and free than anyone with Internet service and a device on Yahoo. Currently Yahoo has over one billion monthly user. The game is scheduled 9:30 a.m. EST.
Marissa Mayer, current president and CEO of Yahoo stated that she is extremely pleased that the NFL selected Yahoo for this historic event. Boraie Development LLC says this will be an interesting test for the NFL as it has never gone outside any of its television partners in terms of broadcasting a game. Back in March, when the NFL first announced that the game will be available worldwide via a digital platform, it was considered a very bold move. The NFL’s huge success over the years can be accredited to television and media outlets. With the increase of technology and the use of tablets and the internet, it makes complete sense that the NFL makes a move towards online streaming. Where the NFL goes after the streamed event will be interesting to see and highly anticipated. . The NFL announced that the game will still be available in the Jacksonville and Buffalo markets.