FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2012, file photo, the New England Patriots offense and Jacksonville Jaguars face off in Jacksonville, Fla. The New England Patriots host the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship on Sunday. U.S. troops deployed overseas will not be able to watch the game via American Forces Network, which is off-air due to the government shutdown.
FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2012, file photo, the New England Patriots offense and Jacksonville Jaguars face off in Jacksonville, Fla. The New England Patriots host the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship on Sunday. U.S. troops deployed overseas will not be able to watch the game via American Forces Network, which is off-air due to the government shutdown. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP
FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2012, file photo, the New England Patriots offense and Jacksonville Jaguars face off in Jacksonville, Fla. The New England Patriots host the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship on Sunday. U.S. troops deployed overseas will not be able to watch the game via American Forces Network, which is off-air due to the government shutdown. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP

NFL seeks way to let overseas troops watch playoff games despite government shutdown

January 20, 2018 06:16 PM