Fox and Roku's Contract Faceoff Could Disrupt Super Bowl Streaming

Distribution dispute may remove Fox's apps from the platform ahead of Sunday's game

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Football fans hoping to stream Sunday’s Super Bowl game using the Fox Now or Fox Sports apps through their Roku connected TV devices may be out of luck if an ongoing dispute between the two companies continues.

Roku, which as of last September had more than 32 million active accounts, may not offer its users access to the Fox or Fox Sports app after Friday, a company spokesperson confirmed Thursday night. Such a move would prevent Roku customers from streaming the Super Bowl through either Fox app.




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