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-- The NFL is reportedly looking to put together a package of eight regular season games that would air on Thursday nights. The league currently has eight games on the NFL Network; the new package would be for a separate eight games and will end up on a network like NBC Universal or Turner Broadcasting. This would be a potentially big issue for TNA obviously as they would be head-to-head with football games. The word is that the package would likely start in 2012.

-- Last week's edition of WWE SmackDown! scored a a 1.73 (1.7) cable rating, with 2,716,000 viewers.

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