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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).