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    Mediacom - NFL Network News

    I'm working on a complete story with this topic but I thought I'd let you all know about the latest with Mediacom and the NFL Network.

    The Insight Bowl is currently working with both parties to get the game on here in Central Iowa.

    However, Jamie Pollard told reporters today that he didn't see Mediacom giving in.

    I'll have a story full of quotes here within the hour.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Part of me thinks Pollard is just saying that so people won't bank on the game being on TV so in turn, they will buy tickets to the game instead.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    Part of me thinks Pollard is just saying that so people won't bank on the game being on TV so in turn will buy tickets to the game instead.
    Honestly, I doubt that. I really doubt that people are going to drop that kind of money just because a game isn't on TV. All they have to do is go to a bar with satellite TV to view it.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    If the Mediacom thing doesn't work out, what about an OTA broadcast on WHO, KCCI, WOI, KDSM?



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    All the more reason to ditch Mediacom. I am so happy I did.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    Part of me thinks Pollard is just saying that so people won't bank on the game being on TV so in turn, they will buy tickets to the game instead.
    Yeah, because that is what is hindering my $1,000 decision.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by RayShimley View Post
    All the more reason to ditch Mediacom. I am so happy I did.

    What do you use for internet then?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Swanson10 View Post
    What do you use for internet then?
    Qwest DSL



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Yeah, because that is what is hindering my $1,000 decision.

    Hey, just a thought...



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by Swanson10 View Post
    What do you use for internet then?
    I ditched them for cable, but kept them for Internet use.


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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by RayShimley View Post
    Qwest DSL
    terrible



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    I ditched them for cable, but kept them for Internet use.
    I just ask because I am forced to use ICS right now and lets just say we do not get along. So, I am looking into my other options when I am not forced to use someone.


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    Quote Originally Posted by RayShimley View Post
    All the more reason to ditch Mediacom. I am so happy I did.

    Okay, I've always had Mediacom so can someone please fill me in on why they suck and Direct TV and satelite are so much better?



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    Quote Originally Posted by benjay View Post
    terrible
    I've always like Qwest DSL. In Ames mediacom's internet isn't always reliable. In the time that I had Qwest I'm not sure that I ever had an outage. Also, nowadays you can get just as fast on DSL as you can on mediacom.



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    Re: Mediacom - NFL Network News

    I hope somehow we iowan's that don't have satelite or driect tv can watch it without going to a sports bar



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