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(KCBS) – Pro sports teams everywhere have a problem. With more live sporting events available on TV and cable, with multi-screen HD, slow motion replay and soon high-quality 3-D, will fewer fans buy tickets to go the stadium or ball park? John Madden says it’s already happening, and that increasing parking, food and ticket prices make watching at home an even more attractive alternative.

Team owners are aware of the issue, John says, and are looking at ways to improve the stadium experience. (8:25)

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