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Bengal Game Blacked Out Sunday | Ohio News Network (ONN)

There are 29 comments on the 10TV WBNS story from Nov 18, 2010, titled Bengal Game Blacked Out Sunday | Ohio News Network (ONN). In it, 10TV WBNS reports that:

Bengals executives tried to put a positive spin on Thursday's announcement. "It's been a great run," said Jeff Berding, director of sales for the Bengals."I would like to thank the fans and I expect a great crowd Sunday." No matter how you spin the statement, the fact is that the Bengals failed to sellout the game this Sunday against the Buffalo ...

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BS Detectror

Columbus, OH

#2 Nov 19, 2010
What does it matter you never show the game anyway!Sucking or not they are still an Ohio team and i'd rather watch them then any out of town teams. So show the dam games!(when not blacked out)

“Defecting to Mexico”

Since: Sep 09

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#3 Nov 19, 2010
Have you seen them play? They should all be blacked out. It's like watching closed circuit prison television everytime they take the field.
Jus sayin

Columbus, OH

#5 Nov 19, 2010
Cincinnati has a football team?
Duh

Defiance, OH

#6 Nov 19, 2010
Net Guru wrote:
Have you seen them play? They should all be blacked out. It's like watching closed circuit prison television everytime they take the field.
Sure can tell you are from the west side....probably from the bottoms. The word is fromunga dip stick.
James Monroe

Columbus, OH

#7 Nov 19, 2010
Not a big loss.

“Defecting to Mexico”

Since: Sep 09

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#8 Nov 19, 2010
Duh wrote:
<quoted text>
Sure can tell you are from the west side....probably from the bottoms. The word is fromunga dip stick.
I'm not from the west side hero. Thanks for the English lesson professor.
Beresponsible

Columbus, OH

#9 Nov 19, 2010
If the browns get a first down in a game, channel 10 locks them up for the season, the Bengals are never on tv anyway so why is this news. Defending AFC north champs and we can not even get half of the games. You can watch online for free, I do everyweek. Channel 10 sucks!
chuckieg

Westerville, OH

#10 Nov 19, 2010
Brilliant marketing concept. Can't sell enough tickets to fill the stadium, so let's sign an agreement to black out any area which might have a few fans left. Professional football is dying, Quarterbacks now have stats of total yards passing, yards rushing, games won and felonies.
Robert

Powell, OH

#11 Nov 19, 2010
I am having such a hard time caring about this. Not just the blackout, but pro sports in general. How do people have the basic brainpower power to find this drivel worth the time to watch in the first place?
ohbillsfan

Columbus, OH

#12 Nov 19, 2010
I'd like to see the number on how many tickets for the game were sold and what the number of Buffalo fans were that purchased the tickets.
Gary the Cable Guy

Columbus, OH

#13 Nov 19, 2010
The Cinncinnati BUNGALS and Carson Palmer? A "Weenie" in a hot dog commercial on TV. The advertisers may have pulled their commercials and that's why it's "blacked out".
badboy

Dayton, OH

#14 Nov 19, 2010
it got to do with money
WHO DEY 11

Miamisburg, OH

#15 Nov 19, 2010
HEY,ALL YOU OSU FANS WOULD BE MAD IF THEY DIDNT PLAY YOUR TEAMS GAME ON T.V. RIGHT???? SO GIVE OHIO NFL TEAMS A BREAK AND PLAY THEIR DAMN GAMES ON TV...... WE PAY OUR CABLE BILLS :)
amanwithnooption s

United States

#16 Nov 19, 2010
Maybe it could also be because the team has massivly underachieve this seaon is why the sellout streak has been broken. I guarentee you if the Bengals were in 1st place or even in contention to make the playoffs the fans would sell out Paul Brown but since the team is 2-7 and a bad 2-7 at that is the reason for the non sell-out this week.

“Defecting to Mexico”

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#18 Nov 19, 2010
WHO DEY 11 wrote:
HEY,ALL YOU OSU FANS WOULD BE MAD IF THEY DIDNT PLAY YOUR TEAMS GAME ON T.V. RIGHT???? SO GIVE OHIO NFL TEAMS A BREAK AND PLAY THEIR DAMN GAMES ON TV...... WE PAY OUR CABLE BILLS :)
I joke, but you're right. I would be angry. Just like how they are showing some of the Buckeye basketball games on ESPN3. If your cable provider isn't on their list then you can even watch it on your pc. Stupid.

“Defecting to Mexico”

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#19 Nov 19, 2010
can't not can.
Dummy

Columbus, OH

#20 Nov 19, 2010
The game is blacked out...

Why they gotta always make it about race?

“Perfect? NO. Forgiven? YES!”

Since: Jan 10

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#21 Nov 19, 2010
It's time they stop blacking out the games. With the economy getting worse all the time, people can't afford football tickets. They are just shooting themselves in the foot. Football will be irrelevant soon. Even in football towns.
LOL

Cleveland, OH

#22 Nov 19, 2010
Too bad the big wigs of the city can't jump in to help. If there is even a threat of Browns blackout, some corporation always buys up the tickets and gives them away in the name of charity for a write off. We have the worst team in modern times, and we don't have to worry about not being able to see the game. Thanks Cleveland!
Paul in GC

Grove City, OH

#23 Nov 19, 2010
So is it blacked out here in central Ohio? Show my Browns!!!! It would be 8 straight weeks!(I know they're not very good, but I love them and they're better than the Bengirls!)

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