Quote of the Day
"I assure you this will not be a musical."
-- Ponturo Management Group CEO Tony Ponturo, on "Lombardi," his new play about the life of Pro Football HOFer Vince Lombardi (THE DAILY).
Broadcasters Asked To Tone Down Criticism
Kicked Into High Gear
CAA taking a huge step forward into int'l sports market with hiring of Peter Kenyon.
The Score After One ...
Yankees kicked off MLB's initial in-market streaming effort with about 6,000 subscribers.
Setting The Stage
Tony Ponturo helping to bring Vince Lombardi's life to Broadway, and the NFL is talking about potential tie-ins with the project.
VANOC forced to delay final ticket sale due to technical issues with Tickets.com.
The Opening Kickoff
The NFL makes the first move in labor talks, rolling out economic proposal for a new CBA that includes rookie wage scale.
Phillies.com, Chevy garner most brand exposure during Fox' World Series coverage.
Credit Where Credit Is Due
Dick Ebersol congratulates Fox for strong week, including NFL pregame in Afghanistan; NBC earns big 14.3 overnight for Cowboys-Eagles.