AT&T’s DirecTV Is Giving Refunds on NFL Packages Due to Protests

Subscribers to AT&T Inc. &#x 2019; s DirecTV NFL Sunday Ticket who wish to cancel the service since of football gamers &#x 2019; nationwide anthem demonstrations can get refunds, inning accordance with customer care agents.

The demonstrations, which began with some gamers kneeling throughout the anthem to oppose racial inequality, has actually broadened to groups as well as owners connecting arms in a program of unity. The problem has actually been amplified by tweets from President Donald Trump , who called the demonstrations &#x 201C; disgraceful &#x 201D; and motivated fans to boycott the NFL.

AT&T is the special house of the Sunday Ticket, which uses the complete slate of Sunday afternoon NFL video games. The telecoms business decreased to comment.

The TELEVISION football bundle expenses nearly $300 a season, though AT&T provides numerous promos and month-to-month prices choices.

DirecTV generally has a no-cancellation policy for Sunday Ticket. The Wall Street Journal reported the refunds previously Tuesday.