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DirecTV customers may miss the Super Bowl

As media giants spar over fees, fans held hostage

Will 200,000 DirecTV subscribers have to leave their homes to watch the Patriots play in the Super Bowl?

That’s up to Sunbeam Television Corp., the Miami-based owner of Boston’s WHDH-TV (Channel 7) and WLVI-TV (Channel 56).

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