The agreement provides Microsoft
with the rights to create exclusive interactive experiences through products such as Xbox One
, transforming the way fans will experience the NFL
in the years to come. The NFL
will provide fans with an all-new viewing experience through innovations around Skype
and Xbox 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
also retains the exclusive rights to extend these interactive experiences to tablets, enabling fans to use Xbox SmartGlass
technology to enhance game day.
The NFL "official" titles abound; Xbox remains "The Official Game Console of the NFL" and will also become "The Official Interactive Video Entertainment Console," Microsoft is "The Official Sideline Technology Sponsor of the NFL" and Surface by Microsoft and Windows are "The Official Tablet and PC Operating System of the NFL."