Discovery Looking To Sublicense Olympic Rights Sources: FS1 Cutting Back News Operation NFL To Hire Forensics Expert ESPN Changes Format For MLB ASG Reveal NFL To Celebrate Season Opener In S.F., Boston Could 31-Year-Old Become Face Of Titans? Media Notes Discovery Lands European Oly Rights Through '24 Hyundai Signs Four-Year Deal As NFL Auto Sponsor Fox, USGA "Pleased Overall" With U.S. Open Coverage
Published May 22, 1998
Veteran producer Mark Wolff has rejoined CBS as Lead Game Producer for "The NFL on CBS." Wolff will be teamed with Larry Cavolina, who will serve as the Lead Game Director/Coordinating Director (CBS Sports)....The Whitbred sailing race, a nine-month event, will have a "live television finish" for the first time. Whitbred execs "may order" the fleets to sail "extra miles to accommodate" the TV schedule "if the finish is ahead of schedule" (Ellen Gamerman, Baltimore SUN, 5/22).