TiVo Teams Up With CBS SportsLine Fantasy Football
First Interactive Fantasy Football Service on TV
Players Can View On-Demand Fantasy Football Video Programming
ALVISO, CA and FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, September 7, 2006 - TiVo Inc, the creator of and the leader in television services for digital video recorders (DVRs), and CBS SportsLine, a leading Internet sports media organization and part of CBS Digital Media, announced today that CBS SportsLine Fantasy Football Companion can be accessed from any television connected to a broadband-enabled TiVo® Series2™ DVR. Registered users of CBS SportsLine Fantasy Football can manage their leagues, check stats and scores, and watch highlights from the comfort of their living rooms with their TiVo remote control. CBS SportsLine and TiVo are creating a new form of interactive sports programming for subscribers.
CBS SportsLine Fantasy Football Companion on TiVo is a full-featured service that gives players a new, engaging way to play and follow fantasy football:
Fantasy Scoreboard: Check live player and team scores on all league matchups.
GameCenter: Get up-to-the-minute details and statistics on the current week's matchup.
Standings: Monitor weekly changes to league standings throughout the season.
Lineup: View active and reserve players, injury status, and make late changes as needed.
MyPlayerNews: Read breaking headlines and player news that impact a team's lineup.
Video: Watch short-form CBS SportsLine videos, including pre-game analysis, player interviews and special fantasy football content.