For those of you so focused on the actual game of football and not so much national news, the FCC submitted the required paperwork yesterday to eliminate the blackout rules currently in effect.
You can read about the origin of these rules here.
If you would like to make an official comment then go to this link and press the "Take Action" button at the top of the page.
I have already submitted my comment. It took a few minutes (a gov site after all) to complete the process, but hopefully they will receive many comments that support removal of the current rules.