And this problem could be coming from anywhere in the signal chain. From ESPN, from ESPN's signal distribution, the DirecTV encoders, the stat muxes or somwhere else in the processing chain. If it happens regularly, ESPN/DirecTV are going to have to look for the source.Bushwacr said:Usually a sign of overcompression/low bitrates. Compression has a tougher time with fast changes than steady color.
You can replicate this on a PC with Divx or ffdshow and playing with the encoding parameters.