Facebook Bidding For NFL Thursday Night Football

Facebook is trying to get the rights to stream the NFL’s Thursday Night Football.

“Facebook seriously wants to live-stream NFL games. The company is in the mix for the league’s “Thursday Night Football” package.

Dan Rose, Facebook’s vice president of partnerships, essentially confirmed that the company is bidding for the package during an interview with Variety. “We’ll see” if Facebook (FB, Tech30) succeeds in the bidding war, he told Variety.” [READ MORE]