Reported a few weeks ago, the NFL and CBS have reached a deal that will allow CBS to air Thursday night games on their national broadcast network.
“You want as much as you can get. It’s the most powerful programming on the air.” – Leslie Moonves, President of CBS
The deal is reportedly worth $250 Million dollars. This is just another big sports programming contract that adds to the high cost of television today. Read the New York Times article from February 5, 2014 for more.