Results 1 to 13 of 13
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 39,435, Level: 61
    Level completed: 30%, Points required for next Level: 915
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    1,617
    Points
    39,435
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 199
    Given: 17

    Today's Fox Coverage Map

    the506.com - 2011 week 6

    Why would the San Fransisco vs Detroit game jut out to Central Iowa like that?

    I want to watch my Packers!



  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 59,125, Level: 75
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 925
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Seattle
    Posts
    2,469
    Points
    59,125
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 61
    Given: 13

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by farminclone View Post
    the506.com - 2011 week 6

    Why would the San Fransisco vs Detroit game jut out to Central Iowa like that?

    I want to watch my Packers!
    Because it's the best game at that time slot. I wish Chicago had that game.

    I think the better question is why KC's CBS station chose Pittsburgh-Jacksonville over Giants-Bills.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 173,978, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RayShimley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Montreal, QC
    Posts
    6,039
    Points
    173,978
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 73
    Given: 29

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    49ers-lions may be the more competitive game, but COME ON. Two midwest teams and the super bowl champs. Des moines should be watching the packers-rams.



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 277,897, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    14,988
    Points
    277,897
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,064
    Given: 210

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    KDSM chooses the game they air based off fan votes... KDSM FOX 17 :: Sports - NFL Game of the Week



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 119,327, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUAlum2002's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    15,656
    Points
    119,327
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 111
    Given: 112

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Hey, its the more intriguing matchup, home markets be damned.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 39,832, Level: 61
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 518
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    tman24's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    4,041
    Points
    39,832
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 22

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    because the rams suck and the packers will easily win. Lions 49ers will actually be a good game.


    Hooray for Metaphors!

  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 39,435, Level: 61
    Level completed: 30%, Points required for next Level: 915
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    1,617
    Points
    39,435
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 199
    Given: 17

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    KDSM chooses the game they air based off fan votes... KDSM FOX 17 :: Sports - NFL Game of the Week
    I never knew that. Interesting.

    It just seems strange to not put two midwest teams on, geographically it makes sense to me that the Packers vs Rams would be on.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 32,463, Level: 55
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 587
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    EYEoftheSTORM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ames, Iowa
    Posts
    2,438
    Points
    32,463
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 83
    Given: 9

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    they didnt pick it because the Rams are winless and traveling to Green Bay... It will be a blowout and as a Packers fan I want to watch all Packers games. Although 1 team with 1 loss and the other undefeated intrigues me as well... Ill let it slide just this one time.




    I WAS THERE!!!!!!

  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 277,897, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    14,988
    Points
    277,897
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,064
    Given: 210

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by farminclone View Post
    I never knew that. Interesting.

    It just seems strange to not put two midwest teams on, geographically it makes sense to me that the Packers vs Rams would be on.
    Well if you dont vote, you cant complain!



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Iowa City, IA
    Posts
    1,504
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Honestly, I'd rather watch a good game rather than the Packers being up 30 on the Rams at the half...



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 39,435, Level: 61
    Level completed: 30%, Points required for next Level: 915
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    1,617
    Points
    39,435
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 199
    Given: 17

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Well if you dont vote, you cant complain!

    I will vote this week so I can complain all I want next Sunday if they are not on!



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 121,671, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RING4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    6,714
    Points
    121,671
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 122
    Given: 147

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Hey, its the more intriguing matchup, home markets be damned.
    More intriguing match up be damned if no one is interested in watching and hurts the ratings.

    That fan vote is the dumbest thing I have ever heard of. The sample size of people voting in the fan vote for what game KDSM should broadcast is so miniscule compared to the actual size of the Des Moines market.

    Every time I have voted for the game I want to watch and the results have come up after having voted, the percentage points shift anywhere from 0.3% to a full 1%. That shows just how few votes this ridiculous fan votes get.




  13. #13
    Mariner Moose
    Points: 60,961, Level: 76
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 689
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    no2cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Davenport, IA
    Posts
    3,352
    Points
    60,961
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 182
    Given: 588

    Re: Today's Fox Coverage Map

    Quote Originally Posted by tman24 View Post
    because the rams suck and the packers will easily win. Lions 49ers will actually be a good game.
    This. tman24 gets it!



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • Iowa State vs. Oklahoma
  • November 1, 2014
  • 11:00 AM