Quote of the Day

"We can continue to grow and build that modern and innovative CFL but only if we resist that temptation of going back to the old, reckless financial ways of the CFL."
-– CFL Commissioner Mark Cohon, on the state of the league and its plans moving forward. (GLOBE & MAIL, 11/23)
Monday November 25, 2013 Vol. 20 — No. 54 Print This Issue

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  • Good 'Til The Last Snap

    Fox' Cowboys-Giants earns best overnight rating for any NFL game this season

    The Cowboys' 24-21 last-second win against the Giants yesterday earned Fox a 18.9 overnight rating, the best mark for any NFL game this season. The previous best overnight was a 17.8 for the Packers-49ers season-opener. Cowboys-Giants is up 15% from a 16.5 overnight rating for the comparative 49ers-Saints game last season, when Week 12 fell on Thanksgiving weekend. Yesterday's game also is the best metered-market overnight rating for Fox since a Week 6 Cowboys-Patriots game in '11 drew a 19.1. Meanwhile, Fox' regional coverage earned a 9.8 overnight, up 12.6% from an 8.7 for Week 12 of last season. All three networks broadcasting NFL action yesterday saw double-digit jumps from '12. NBC's "SNF" Broncos-Patriots game, which saw the Pats ...

  • Shot Through The Heart

    Bills look to shut down rumors Bon Jovi wants to buy the team.

  • A Kingdom Of Dreams

    NBA Kings detail plans for development around new arena.

  • Paint The Town

    Familiar color scheme will follow Hornets back to Charlotte.

  • Beats To His Own Tune

    Kevin Garnett uses Beats By Dre headphones to block out rowdy fans in new ad.

  • Middle Of The Road

    Sprint Cup ratings are flat compared to '12, but the all-important 18-34 male demo sees a spike.

  • Stroke Of Genius?

    Mike Whan contemplating playoff-like format for LPGA.

  • Back To The Drawing Board

    EA plans corrective action for shortcomings of "NBA Live 14."

  • You Make The Call

    The ninth annual SBD/SBJ Reader Survey is in.

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