FS1 Gets Record Overnight For NLCS Game 5 CBS/NFL Net See Sharp Drop For "TNF" CBS, NBC Seeing College Football Gains Media Notes Reds Get Equity Stake In FS Ohio In New Deal NBA, NextVR To Produce Weekly Games In VR Google OTT May Have CBS' NFL Games Capitals Launch Facebook Messenger Bot Comscore Rankings See ESPN Post Largest Margin Media Notes
SBD/July 24, 2013/Media
Peter King Discusses The MMQB Debut; Could A Similar Hockey Site Work In Canada?
Published July 24, 2013
INSIDE SCOOP: King appeared on ESPN Radio's "Mike & Mike" yesterday and said one of the first things posted on The MMQB was Cowboys coach Jason Garrett's full 35-minute pre-training camp speech. King said, "I wanted to kick it off with something that people have never seen before and I wanted to take people inside the inner sanctum of a team. We did that. Those the kinds of things we're going to try to do most of all" ("Mike & Mike," ESPN Radio, 7/23).
RULER OF YOUR DOMAIN: USA TODAY's Chris Strauss notes the URL MMQB.com, which "focuses on 'The Business of the Contract Furnishing Industry,'" on Monday featured a screen grab from King's site "with 'Really dude?' written over it." MMQB.com Editor Michael Wolf wrote in an e-mail regarding The MMQB, "Through a third party they wanted to pay $1,500 for the domain name about two months ago. I countered at $1 million. That was it" (USA TODAY, 7/23).