Sprint Gives NFL Fans Exclusive Live Coverage of the 2007 NFL Draft Via Sprint Power Network
can watch live television coverage of the NFL Draft and receive exclusive
wireless NFL Draft content via NFL Mobile only from Sprint.
is the premier wireless source for NFL Draft news and analysis, as well as NFL
’s live broadcast, providing fans quick wireless
access to Draft content and original programming how and when they want it on
the Sprint Mobile Broadband Network.
“NFL fans don
’t have to sit in front of
a TV or computer to follow the 2007 Draft. Whether you
at the supermarket or the park, Sprint
service will allow fans to know who their favorite team has drafted almost
” said Steve Gaffney, director of
sports marketing for Sprint.
“We have found that today
’s sports fan wants to be connected to the NFL round the
clock, and Sprint
’s NFL sponsorship and powerful
network give us the ability to deliver the latest news and information as it
happens, so fans can track the draft when not in front of a TV or computer.
continues to add to an already comprehensive package of NFL content via its
marquee NFL Mobile application by providing multiple ways for fans to track the
2007 Draft while on the go. In addition to NFL Network
live coverage of the Draft, Sprint will offer first-of-its-kind Draft-specific
content and programming designed specifically for wireless. The elements
Weekend Content (April 28-29):
access to live and extensive Draft coverage via NFL Network
live broadcast feed
” available via NFL
Mobile, features real-time updates during the Draft, including which team is on
access to all previous draft selections
access to NFL Network interviews with players, coaches and general managers
Content (April 2-27):
Network-produced video, available on-demand
opinion and analysis of the NFL Draft, including mock drafts, from NFL.com
’s Vic Carucci and Pat Kirwan.
of NFL Network
’s broadcast, including all pre-draft
segments will be produced by NFL Network and will be available on Sprint
’s exclusive NFL Mobile application, as well as via Sprint
TV, free of charge to Vision and Power Vision data subscribers.
also stay on top of all the action for the 2007 Draft via the Sprint Draft Room
on NFL.com, where they
’ll find exclusive video, Draft
Tracker and access to the most comprehensive NFL Draft history section on the
is available free to Vision and Power Vision data subscribers and can be
downloaded by texting NFL to 7777, or via the Vision or Power Vision home deck.
NFL Network remains the only live television feed offered free of charge to
Sprint data pack subscribers and operates on the Sprint National Network and
the Sprint Mobile Broadband Network. For a full listing of devices and a
complete listing of Sprint Power Vision services, visit www.sprint.com.