New NFL app for Xbox One and Windows arriving just in time for season kickoff

Microsoft will be updating the NFL app on the Xbox One and Windows 8 devices, adding several new features in time for the start of the football season next month. The new app will be more customizable, and you will be able to choose the information you see. You an view stats for your favorite teams and players, as well as on-demand video from NFL Now and more, according to Engadget:

This time out, there are a lot more features too, with Fantasy Football and NFL Now, the league's upcoming online video service, playing a huge role in the refreshed version. First and foremost, Microsoft wants its NFL app to feel like your own, which is why it lets you personalize it with content from team and players you're interested in, as well as different media provided by NFL Network, NFL RedZone, NFL Sunday Ticket and, of course, NFL Now.

There will also be quick access to a number of Fantasy Football features, including a recent events feed, in-game highlights, and team management. Microsoft is saying that the app will launch for Xbox One and Windows 8 in late August. The 2014 NFL season begins on September 4.

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Source: Engadget