|New York appeals court reverses Comcast-NFL ruling|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 26 February 2008 10:03|
The state Appellate Division decision Tuesday reverses a lower court ruling that allowed Comcast to distribute NFL Network games in a sports package rather than in a larger digital package with more viewers.
The appeals court said the contract language between Comcast and the network were too ``ambiguous'' to rule in favor of either side.
The NFL sued Comcast in October 2006 after the cable company told the NFL that it had decided to move the network from a regular digital tier that is seen by seven million viewers to a sports tier with about 750,000 viewers.