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    No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    KCRG just announced that their request to air the bowl game was denied. The NFL network said that it would only let WOI air the game because that is ISU's home market.

    We Tried... KCRG-TV9 Denied Permission to Show Insight Bowl | KCRG-TV9 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa News, Sports, and Weather | Local News



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    lame...


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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    **** the nfl network



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    This is prob a stupid question, but since I have NFL Network here in Eastern Iowa, I'm gonna assume I'm still good?



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    This is prob a stupid question, but since I have NFL Network here in Eastern Iowa, I'm gonna assume I'm still good?
    Yeah man, you're good. This is just saying that peeps in east IA that don't have NFL network are gonna have to go to your place to watch it...


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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    Quote Originally Posted by jtwilson View Post
    Yeah man, you're good. This is just saying that peeps in east IA that don't have NFL network are gonna have to go to your place to watch it...
    Haha, gotcha. Thanks!



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    I wonder if this has something to do with Cedar Rapids having a local cable company (ImOn) that offers the NFL Network to its subscribers? I have DirectTV now...but when I had cable...I preferred ImOn over Mediacom easily!



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    I wonder if this has something to do with Cedar Rapids having a local cable company (ImOn) that offers the NFL Network to its subscribers? I have DirectTV now...but when I had cable...I preferred ImOn over Mediacom easily!
    sadly ImOn hardly covers half of the CR metro area.



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    That's kind of BS. CR is only 2 hours from Ames. People in Eastern Iowa should be e-mailing the NFL Network and the Insight Bowl reps and ********.



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    Title is misleading....it is on TV everywhere on the NFL Network. If you don't have it, someone or someplace close does.

    No reason to complain although that is the sole purpose for many to frequent this board.



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    By all accounts I've heard, ImOn is vastly superior to Mediacom in both programming and customer service. Unfortunately, as someone pointed out, they don't cover the entire CR metro area. I think they are currently stuck with the territory where McLeod left off when they went bankrupt. I did hear recently that they are expecting to start expanding again soon, but obviously this doesn't help anyone right now.



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    So basically your home market is the area that you could ride your bike to in an afternoon and thats it?



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    In fairness, Iowa's home market would be the eastern side of the state...



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    I live in Eastern Iowa and I'll get the game on TV. Must suck to have cable!



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    Re: No TV in Eastern Iowa for Insight

    Quote Originally Posted by acrozier22 View Post
    I live in Eastern Iowa and I'll get the game on TV. Must suck to have cable!
    I'm here as well and i'll be watching it on cable. CFU cable rocks!!!!


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