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Nickelodeon to Broadcast NFL Postseason Games in 2020

on March 31, 2020, 3:11pm

If and when professional sports ever do return, the NFL is making moves to reach a younger demographic. According to The Hollywood Reporter,  the league has inked a new deal with CBS to broadcast postseason football games on Nickelodeon for the 2020 season.

The Nickelodeon broadcast will be separately produced and tailored to a younger audience, THR adds.

The deal is part of a larger streaming partnership between the NFL, CBS, and NBC to account for the league’s newly expanded 14-game postseason format. CBS and NBC will broadcast the additional games in addition to streaming them on their respective streaming platforms: CBS All Access and NBC’s forthcoming Peacock.