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Being in the LA t.v. market blows....

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by Sydalish, Dec 14, 2008.

  1. Sydalish

    Sydalish Addicted to Sports

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    I have to watch Pittsburgh/Baltimore instead of Denver/Carolina tomorrow.... unless I want to haul my cookies down to my parent's house in SD from the OC. So lame. Do I really need to see Big Ben somehow pull a win out of his butt again this season? Really?

    At least the Bolts are on CBS and Dallas is in primetime so Fox can't shove them down my throat again... :p
     
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  2. TheLash

    TheLash Well-Known Member

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    Shoulda tried being a Bolts fan up here in LA 10 years ago, was a ton of faider games on.:tdown:
     
  3. ntman68

    ntman68 Well-Known Member

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    Living in Foothill Ranch, I normally would be in the same boat as you, but since I am in Houston on business, no such problem. ;)
     
  4. SDRaiderH8er

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    well they switched to that game mid way through the second half when they knew the Broncos were not making a game out of it.
     
  5. wrbanwal

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    try the Detroit market some time!!


    :lol:
     
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  6. HollywoodLeo

    HollywoodLeo Well-Known Member

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    Try living in Arkansas and never getting to see a Chargers game unless it's a primetime game, or they're playing the Cowboys. (Which is only once every 4 years)
     
  7. Buck Blincoe

    Buck Blincoe BoltTalker

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    Likewise the Patriots if one lives in So Cal.
     
  8. wrbanwal

    wrbanwal Well-Known Member

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    No doubt,

    and that's why we have Sunday Ticket.


    I just wish it was offered on cable on a pay-per-view basis


    I could get on board with that.

    :tup:
     
  9. Buck Blincoe

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    Unfortunately my cable system has neither Sunday Ticket nor NFL Network.
     
  10. HollywoodLeo

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    Same here.

    If I want to watch an NFL game on Thursday I'm screwed.

    Unless it's Thanksgiving, anyways.
     
  11. wrbanwal

    wrbanwal Well-Known Member

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    Sunday Ticket is Satellite only


    That is indeed what SUCKS


    :tdown::tdown::tdown:
     
  12. NW Bolt Babe

    NW Bolt Babe RIP Jr.

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    Try being a Northwest Charger fan. It's dismal. We get 49'er games over Chargers. And MORE, if you can believe it, Raider games.

    It sucks!!
     
  13. HollywoodLeo

    HollywoodLeo Well-Known Member

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    I normally get to at least see the Chargers/Chiefs games here, but for some reason they didn't show it today or the last one this year.
     
  14. Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan

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    Blame the NFL for that. They sold it to the highest bidder and DirecTV won.
     
  15. HollywoodLeo

    HollywoodLeo Well-Known Member

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    Wouldn't they make more money if more potential customers were capable of purchasing it?
     
  16. Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan

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    DirecTV paid for the exclusive rights to have it, so I guess that was factored in.
     
  17. Sydalish

    Sydalish Addicted to Sports

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    DirecTV > All

    I will never go back to cable. I'm just too poor to pay for Sunday Ticket :(
     
  18. Savage Lizard

    Savage Lizard Charger fan at 7000'

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    I've had Dish Network for 11 years and love it. I won't change just for Sunday Ticket, but I wish the stupid monopoly would be over so it would be available to Dish Net as well.
     
  19. Sydalish

    Sydalish Addicted to Sports

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    I wonder when the contract runs out?
     
  20. richpjr

    richpjr BoltTalker

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    After the 2010 season.
     

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