The NFL on Xbox will provide fans an all-new viewing experience through innovations around Skype and SmartGlass, an all-new innovative fantasy football solution allowing fans to view players and live competition side-by-side on a single TV screen, and a personalized NFL destination featuring information about the players, teams and games fans care about most. Xbox will also enable fans to use SmartGlass technology to enhance game day.
The President of IEB Division at Microsoft, Don Mattrick, said “When we started working with Roger Goodell and the team at the NFL we knew that we could create great new experiences that fans would love. This partnership will redefine NFL experiences through exclusive and interactive content that you will find only on Xbox. For fans, the NFL on Xbox will provide the most complete way to enjoy live football by bringing the first fully-integrated fantasy football experience to the TV, exclusively through Xbox Durango.”
You can watch the Xbox One/NFL video below:
The NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell, said “From the use of instant replay to the yellow first-down line that has become an important element of the at-home television viewing experience, the NFL is committed to leveraging technology to improve our game for coaches, players and fans. We are thrilled to be teaming with a true innovator like Microsoft to shape the future of the NFL game experience both on-field, and in the living room.”
Microsoft’s CEO, Steve Ballmer, said, “We love the passion that players, coaches and fans bring to the NFL game; it’s what makes the NFL game-day experience so unique. We’re excited to apply our passion for technology to the NFL experience, both on the sidelines through the innovative use of Microsoft Surface devices, and for fans through an enhanced NFL viewing experience on Xbox Durango.”
Are you looking forward to this partnership on your Xbox One?