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  1. QB12

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    The Chiefs-Pats game is supposed to be shown in HD on channel 706-1. However, as of 9PM Central Saturday night, the program guide for 706-1 where I am in Texas reads: "Upcoming: Raiders @ Chiefs HD Live 1 PM ET."

    What does your Program Guide say?

    QB12
     
  2. SoCal Pmen

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    Raiders - Chiefs in HD on 706-1

    Pats - Chiefs on 706

    Probably a programming error. I wouldnt worry about it.
     
  3. fthft

    fthft Practice Squad Player

    All mine says is "To Be Announced" I'm hoping they show it in HD..that would suck if i would have to watch game number 1 in reg-def.
     
  4. satz

    satz 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    Get a cheap HD antenna for backup . I got one for 10$ from ebay hooked up and all local channels come in HD .

    IF you gotoa store its like 100$ i think.
     
  5. bobgeorge

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    CBS does not carry all their games in HD like Fox does. Betcha tomorrow's game is not in HD because of CBS, not because of DTV.

    The Pats-Chiefs in HD is not on 706.1 on my listing either.

    Bob G
     
  6. I am in California and mine says the same. It does not list the Pats-KC game in HD. If they do not show it in HD then I believe there is a conspiracy!!!!!! just kidding. It problaby is an error on the guide. Go PATS!!!!!:singing:
     
  7. BradfordPatsFan

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    I do not believe that is true any more. LINK
     
  8. cincipatsfan

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    The guide is still not completely correct. According to tech support, it should be by tomorrow and the CBS games will be in HD.
     
  9. cincipatsfan

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    706-1 is now Pats game in HD
     
  10. Pat the Pats Fan

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    Thanks for the link, and clearing it up......
     
  11. NENGFAN

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    Can you explain what exact antenna is reqd and where do I hook it up? That would be perfect....
     
  12. Rob0729

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    I think the league pressured CBS to go 100% HD. Last year they didn't have have every game in HD.
     
  13. satz

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    All tv`s like the old one can still use a antenna and view tv. By 08 all local channels are in HD so all you need is a TV can use HD transmission.
    its similar to the old antenna we got with crt TV.

    http://tv.about.com/od/hdtv/a/hdantenna.htm

    this is a good link , mine is just a cheap one which a hdmi connector which i plug into the TV. i have used once when cable was down.Its a great backup. Also, all prime time events like games are relayed in HD so even if you not get alot of HD during regular times , prime time event are in HD.After feb 08 all channels will be in HD.
     
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2008
  14. PatsFanInEaglesLand

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    Directv has corrected the guide, now.
     
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