Many saw what TW offered as being merely a ploy.. my understanding is that CBS has the option of forcing TW to carry their stations but then there is no $$. If they want $$, then the choice to carry the station(s) is up to TW. IMHO, CBS should be happy with their ad revenue and free transport via cable.
I wish CBS has taken TW up on that offer. I would have charged $3 a year and counted my blessings...
ESPN and the NFL are talking with Google, of course no promise that they will, "make a deal..." Clearly some things are more economic to multicast like the SuperBowl... but you should expect a rich offering of content for your Chromecast in all of the popular methods from pay per view, to free streaming, depending on the source.
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