Word could be coming soon on where you can see football on Thursday nights.
Via Albert Breer of the NFL Network, Patriots owner Robert Kraft said during an interview on 98.5 the Sports Hub that he expected an announcement on the league’s new Thursday Night Football package.
The league is auctioning off part of its inventory, allowing bids for multiple numbers of the games. The league’s hanging onto the simulcast rights, which will keep the games on NFL Network in addition to the winning bidder.
The league sent proposals for bids to all their broadcast partners as well as Turner Sports.