Oct 28, 2009 11:11 AM by Hoyt Harris
TELL US WHAT YOU THINK: A Shreveport television station was forced to choose whether to air the Dallas Cowboys or Saints game this past Sunday. A poll was being conducted to help make this decision. The two teams play at the same time again on November 22.
Here's the story:
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - It's a recurring dilemma for a
northwestern Louisiana television station: the Cowboys or the
Each team has a fan base that includes the Shreveport area. So
KMSS television is often faced with a hard choice. This past
Sunday, the station used an online poll to determine which game it
would televise, according to The Times of Shreveport.
More than 3,000 votes later, KMSS reversed an earlier decision
and broadcast the Saints game - which turned out to be a thrilling
comeback victory for New Orleans over the Miami Dolphins.
KMSS will face the same choice at least one more time this
season. On Nov. 22, the Cowboys and the Saints are both scheduled
to play at noon.