In a partnership with Yahoo, the NFL will stream the Oct. 25 game between the
The game will be made available across several Yahoo properties, including Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Screen and
"The NFL has always been committed to being at the forefront of media innovation," NFL Commissioner
Still, the game allows the NFL to take a somewhat cautious approach to its first foray into regular-season game streaming. The Bills-Jaguars contest is part of the league's annual International Series, and it's scheduled to start at 6:30 a.m. PDT -- 3½ hours earlier than a typical early Sunday game. The game won't be on live TV, except in the Buffalo and Jacksonville markets.
This isn't the first time the NFL has tried to expand its digital footprint using its broadcasting resources. In January, the league launched a YouTube channel with game previews, post-game recaps and news clips.