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'Marketplace' Report: Patriots to Get More Play

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'Marketplace' Report: Patriots to Get More Play

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'Marketplace' Report: Patriots to Get More Play

'Marketplace' Report: Patriots to Get More Play

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If the Patriots beat the Giants this Saturday they will be undefeated this year. The game was only going to air on NFL cable, but under pressure from fans and lawmakers, the network will now also broadcast on CBS and NBC. Alex Chadwick talks to Marketplace's Steve Tripoli about the financial motivation for the move.