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You don't need DTV for redzone this Football season (for real!)

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Darth Snow, Aug 6, 2013.

  1. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Seriously! You don't need to be a subscriber... Just be in the USA!

    What it boils down too: buy Madden Anniversary Edition ($100). Either play the game or sell it, whatever (could get $30 back). Enter code. Watch some NFL Ticket for 2013!



    http://kotaku.com/the-cheapest-way-to-watch-the-nfl-this-year-1041559197


    From Amazon itself:


    Link to Amazon FAQ

    Only 100k available, no telling when it well sell out. Ordered. GO FORTY NINERS!!! (and **** DTV)
     
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  2. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    **** Yeah. Ordered.
     
  3. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    Add cost of setting up Computer to stream to TV, and it's still a bargain!
     
  4. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    I just dumped DTV. That coupon better ****ing work. :lol:
     
  5. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    you can negrep me if it doesn't :lol:

    I'm in the same boat though!
     
  6. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    They were throwing tons of free **** my way too. That was tough.
     
  7. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    they threw nothing free at me :sad1:
     
  8. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    I've been with them for 8+ years at same address.
     
  9. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    yea, no wonder. impressive. You've made them a ton of $.
     
  10. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    [video=youtube;jn5zytfm9No]https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=jn5zytfm9No[/video]
     
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  11. skibum

    skibum Peed in your Cheerios. Club Member

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    Great find, I'm in. Found this in Amazon's FAQ on the package:

    Do I need a DirecTV subscription to access NFL Sunday Ticket?
    No, it's not necessary to have a DirecTV subscription. Each Anniversary Edition includes a code that can be redeemed to access the full 2013 regular season (17 weeks) of NFL Sunday Ticket on computer, tablet, and mobile devices.
     
  12. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    it hurts when you don't read my posts :sad1:
     
  13. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    I'm sure some people will say it hurts when they do.
     
  14. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    That's usually my goal.
     
  15. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    Well now I won't..... :sad1:

    I've been with them at the same address since 1998. I was even a USSB subscriber at one time. If I call them to cancel, they better offer me a significant ****ing shareholder position to try to get me to stay.

    Which is probably more likely than them actually offering the Pac-12 Network....
     
  16. mdelpizzo_1

    mdelpizzo_1 My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    I just it free for bitching about the Pac 12 network, so I'm good.
     
  17. buffwoman526

    buffwoman526 Club Member Club Member

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    DD just went for this so hope it is legit. NFL was his biggest issue with dumping DTV so we should all be good now.
     
  18. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Weekend Poster Club Member

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    The fine print on this seems to be questionable regarding if it's really free for everyone:

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CF7KVMI?tag=zomado-20
     
  19. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    For those looking for a way to wondering how to get the Sunday Ticket feed on their big screen if they order this Madden deal, take a look at this:

    http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/devices/chromecast/#netflix

    Should be a pretty simple solution provided you stream the feed from your PC or tablet in a Chrome browser. Unfortunately the initial run sold out pretty much everywhere so you'll have to order now and hope Google delivers by the start of the season. I just ordered mine directly from Google, and they are saying 3-4 weeks for delivery, Amazon is reporting a longer date.
     
  21. CU827

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    ****. I haven't bought a new Madden game is about a decade. Looks like I'm going to have to pull the trigger on this deal.
     
  22. Fight CU

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    done and done.
     
  23. DrunkPanda

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    Sweet, thanks for information. Why does the thread title say don't need dtv for redzone though? We are talking about sunday ticket, right? And to contribute to the thread, someone said you can get $30 for selling madden. I think you get the best prices for selling games to amazon, I think you can get at least $40 back from them. Also people saying they are disappointed that its only on computer, just buy an hdmi cable and connect your laptop to tv. A lot of people don't realize that is all you need to do.
     
  24. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    wait, are you saying I'm not perfect in my title writing?

    Also, thanks for hte help.
     
  25. SuperD

    SuperD Club Member Club Member

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    Don't even need to worry if you don't have an HDMI or DVI out on your laptop, spend 35 bucks on that Google Chromecast I linked above and you can stream wirelessly as long as you stream the feed in a Chrome browser.
     
  26. skibum

    skibum Peed in your Cheerios. Club Member

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    Bump - Amazon delivered mine today. And.... I'm not opening it until someone verifies the Sunday Ticket thing. 2 of 3 current reviews on amazon say it works, the third one says it doesn't. (Although it sort of looks like the third guy is a moron who thinks he gets it on his DTV subscription for free, not on computer/tablet/phone for free.)

    So anyone on here receive it and verify it? God knows why, but I trust random allbuff posters more than random amazon reviewers...
     
  27. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    just got an email from amazon with instructions on how to make it work. It's gonna work.
     
  28. azbuff

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    Just ordered on Amazon with a scheduled delivery date of August 29th. You might consider cancelling your Google order.

    Edit to put Darth on notice that if this doesn't work, I'm filing a class action lawsuit against Kotaku (Gawker Media), Amazon and Darth.
     
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  29. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    :nod:

    My iPad hdmi out cable also arrived today :smile2:
     
  30. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    I sure hope that keeping it real doesn't go wrong in this case.
     

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