Sunoco Debuts "Essence Of Racing" Campaign Jeff Gordon Hired As Full-Time Analyst For Fox "SNF" Leads Primetime For Fourth Time Ducks' Perry Miffed By Milbury's On-Air Remark MASN: Manfred Comments "Highly Prejudicial" NBC Again Airing Final EPL Matches Live Many Indifferent Toward New Extra Point Rule Buck Anxiously Awaiting U.S. Open Broadcast Preakness Audience Down From Recent Years Media Notes
Upcoming Conferences and Events
Published April 7, 1998
NFL analyst Paul Maguire will return to ESPN, joining Mike Patrick and Joe Theismann in a three-person booth for ESPN's "Sunday Night Football." He had been at NBC for the past 12 seasons (ESPN)....In Las Vegas, Matt Jacob reported that by next season, owners hope to negotiate a deal for a Triple-A "Game of the Week" to be nationally televised (LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, 4/5)....In Houston, Sunday's Bulls- Rockets earned an 11.6/22 overnight on KPRC. NASCAR's Texas 500 earned a 4.0/9 on KHOU in Houston (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 4/7)....Seattle-based National Mobile Television (NMT) has announced a partnership with Sony and MSG Network "that would make it the nation's first provider" of high- definition TV (HDTV) broadcasts (SEATTLE TIMES, 4/6).