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What sports subs do you subscribe to?

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Poll: What piad sports packages do you subscribe to? (601 member(s) have cast votes)

What piad sports packages do you subscribe to?

  1. NFL Sunday Ticket (126 votes [20.93%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 20.93%

  2. Voted NFL Superfan (110 votes [18.27%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 18.27%

  3. Voted ESPN Gameplan (25 votes [4.15%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.15%

  4. ESPN Full Court (17 votes [2.82%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.82%

  5. NCAA Mega March Madness (36 votes [5.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.98%

  6. MLB Extra Innings (95 votes [15.78%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 15.78%

  7. Voted NBA League Pass (39 votes [6.48%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.48%

  8. NHL Center Ice (51 votes [8.47%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.47%

  9. Voted MLS Direct Kick (2 votes [0.33%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.33%

  10. Setanta Sports (10 votes [1.66%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.66%

  11. Cricket Ticket (1 votes [0.17%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.17%

  12. Sports Pack (90 votes [14.95%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 14.95%

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#1 OFFLINE   Zellio



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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:06 PM

Also post which ones.

I just got NHL Center Ice, I also have MLB EI.

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#2 OFFLINE   Stuart Sweet

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:12 PM

None of the above. I like my sports free :)
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#3 OFFLINE   Mertzen


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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:14 PM

None. I used to get free ST, NBA and Hotpass. Ever such a long time ago.
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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:15 PM

Same here, none of them. Free works for me!

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:16 PM

Sports Pack.

Dish Network (February 2002-August 2005)
Mediacom (August 2005-1/27/07)
DirecTV (1/27-07 - 4/14)

Dish Network (4/14 - ??)  Hopper, Super Joey, and two Joey receivers.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:26 PM

NFL Sunday Ticket
NFL Superfan
ESPN Gameplan
ESPN Full Court
NCAA Mega March Madness
MLB Extra Innings
NBA League Pass
Sports pack

Although I forgot to vote for Sports pack.

Not to mention a lot of WWE PPV's.

#7 OFFLINE   murry27409



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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:29 PM

None here as well


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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:31 PM

None, debating whether or not to get extra innings now. I do have sports pack, but I don't really count that.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:36 PM

None. I used to do Hotpass.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:38 PM

I've got 'em all, save for MLS, Setanta & Cricket.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:39 PM

Count me in the none column.

Had NFLST but dropped it a couple of years ago. Wasn't worth the cost for only the 2-3 games I wanted to watch that weren't on my normal channels.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:50 PM

You missed a choice... None!
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Posted 17 April 2009 - 01:54 PM

Extra Innings, Sunday Ticket with Superfan.



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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:01 PM

Paying for 2009 NFL now, had NBA-LP for this year. Had MLB-EI last year but cancelled due to no WGN America in HD and don't want to pay for MLB-EI if D* doesn't want to pay for WGN America.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:09 PM

Extra Innings, ESPN Full Court and Sports Pack, though I believe I'll start dropping Sports Pack from April to September. Not much in the way of college sports during those months; mostly baseball for me in the summer months, and I think I can get all or most of the MLB games I want with the EI package.

Does that make sense, or am I missing something?

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:15 PM

Why isn't NONE an option?

I have absolutely no interest in any Sports package.

I have Premier (includes locals) with HD and DVR Service plus ABC/CBS/NBC/FOX SD DNS service.

Note to DirecTV:
My Zip code is 08008.

I live 60 miles East of Philadelphia.

I'm 83 miles South of NY.

Comcast provides KYW, WPVI, WCAU, WHYY, WPHL, WTXF, WPSG & WMCN all in both SD & HD in Ocean County.
Why don't you?

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:17 PM

NFL ST and SF, MLB EI, NBA League Pass, ESPN Gameplan (May not renew this year though), Sports Pack, Mega March Madness
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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:20 PM

Prices keep rising, in-game ads keep rising and one-by-one I keep dropping packages each year. Center Ice will bite the dust for me after this season. I am finding that I rarely miss the packages since a number of each sports are still free on ad supported OTA and cable channels.
I thought that I would really miss Sunday Ticket, but I was really tired of all of the commercials. When I noticed that one game stopped for a commercial and I would switch to another game and then another game - all with commercials - I decided enough is enough. Now I have more time for productive things in life.

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:26 PM

I have
Sunday ticket
Sports Pack

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:27 PM

NFL ST/Superfan
Sports Pack


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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:34 PM

Sports Pack

#22 OFFLINE   Zellio



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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:40 PM

Why isn't NONE an option?

The thread asks what Sports packs you subscribe too, not if you do :P




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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:40 PM

None I would buy NFLST if SF is free. I refuse to pay for NFL HD when I am paying for HD access. Do you hear me DIRECTV!


#24 OFFLINE   Ira Lacher

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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:42 PM

I have Sports Pack as part of Premier, and that makes sense because Des Moines is at the nexus of the market areas of six MLB teamsm (Cubs, White Sox, Brewers, Twins, Cardinals and Royals), three NHL teams (Wild, Blackhawks and Blues) and two NBA teams (Bulls and Timberwolves). Plus Sports Pack is the only way to get the soccer channels (FSC, FSE and GOL-TV).

Used to have ST (as part of sign-up promotion), as well as NBA, NHL, MLBEI and Setanta. Then I realized:
  • I wasn't watching most games because I was refereeing on Sundays during the football season and eating dinner when most of the weeknight contests in other sports were just starting, and
  • my TV bill was as much as car payment.
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Posted 17 April 2009 - 02:45 PM


and the sports pack which I don't count


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