DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket stream has gone down for the second week in a row. Footballare complaining that they’re unable to log in or receive an error message when trying to load the stream.
Former Deadspin reporter Timothy Burkethe stream started having issues at about 2PM ET, and since then, all the streams have gone dark. DirecTV acknowledged the , noting that it’s “aware customers are unable to stream NFL Sunday Ticket through the app, and will share more information when we restore programming.” The Verge reached out to DirecTV with a request for comment, and we’ll update this article if we hear back.
“We’re aware customers are temporarily unable to stream NFL Sunday Ticket through the app, and will share more when we restore the programming.”
— DIRECTV Help (@DIRECTVhelp)
when it went down for several hours. It also didn’t help that a number of other services that air live football, including YouTube TV, Sling TV, and the NFL app, also suffered outages at the time. Thankfully, it doesn’t look like any other services are experiencing problems this week.
After this football season, NFL Sunday Ticket will have a new home. DirecTV’s rights to Sunday Ticket expire this year, withreportedly in the running to secure them.
Direct TV trying to figure out how to get Sunday ticket working again…
— #RingerNFL (@ringernfl)