- The federal government is currently in a partial shutdown.
- Due to the shutdown, the Department of Defense’s Armed Forces Network is not operational.
- This means military personnel deployed overseas are at risk of not being able to see the NFL playoffs and other programming.
Deployed members of the US military rely on a few comforts while away from home — one of those being the ability to watch American sports on the Armed Forces Network (AFN).
However, for those troops hoping to catch the NFL playoffs on Sunday, there’s a good chance they’ll miss out.
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