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RICHARD RAMIREZ, founding VP and GM of La Cadena Deportiva Prime Ticket, announced his resignation from the U.S.'s only Spanish-language sports cable network. Ramirez is leaving to "pursue new opportunities" in the TV industry. DICK BARRON, VP of programming operations for Prime Ticket's parent company, Liberty Sports, will serve as an interim consultant to La Cadena (Prime Ticket)....
"Women in Distress" President BONNIE FLYNN arranged for Dolphins players to discuss their experiences of domestic violence on a panel Tuesday in FL (N.Y. TIMES, 10/19). ....ESPN and ABC Sports broadcaster LESLEY VISSER is the first woman to appear on NFL FACT trading cards, which contain social messages for children (BOSTON GLOBE, 10/19).