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FOX going with 16x9 HD ratio on NFL/MLB games
Good move! Give me more football!
Fox's decision to go to a 16-by-9 high-definition ratio on NFL and MLB games is wonderful for viewers with new TV sets, but a problem for those with older ones. Viewers with newer sets can see 25 percent more of the action, compared with the standard definition format.
But viewers with old TV sets ``will see a strip of black on the top and bottom,'' Fox Sports president Eric Shanks sa