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Joe Buck, Greg Norman To Head Fox' Golf Broadcast Crew Beginning With '15 U.S. Open

04 / 15 / 14

Joe Buck and Greg Norman will be Fox Sports' top on-air voices when the network debuts its golf coverage next year, according to several sources. The two will be set up in the 18th green tower at the '15 U.S. Open, when the event will be held at Chambers Bay outside Seattle. The decision to tap Buck...

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04/15/14
E:60 Profiles Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors

In honor of the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, ESPN tonight at 7:00pm ET will air "E:60 Presents Dream On: Stories from Boston's Strongest." The show highlights the journeys of strength, perseverance and courage for five different survivors of the bombings over the last 12 mon ...

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04/15/14
NFL Media COO Brian Rolapp Sits For Q&A

NFL Media COO Brian Rolapp recently was profiled by THE MMQB's Peter King, who wrote Rolapp will be "among the handful of most important people charting the course of all things NFL" in the coming years. His importance "will be not only determining the course of NFL Network as the successor to retir ...

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04/15/14
App Review: Nike+ Running For iPhone

Crafted with all levels of runners in mind, Nike+ Running for iPhone brings much more than just a GPS-based performance-tracking device. Custom training programs, social competition and a sleek mobile shopping experience make this app a must-try for runners. Nike+ Running for iPhone uses MotionX, ...

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04/14/14
Masters Overnight Lowest Since '04

CBS earned a 7.8 overnight for the final round of The Masters yesterday, which saw Bubba Watson take home his second green jacket in three years by topping Jordan Spieth and Jonas Blixt by three shots. That figure is down 24% from a 10.2 rating for Adam Scott’s playoff win over Angel Cabrera ...

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04/14/14
People & Personalities

In Buffalo, Amy Moritz notes the Sabres yesterday honored MSG Network analyst Mike Robitaille, who was "working his final game in the broadcast booth." He was hired in '80 to "work on the team’s radio and television crews," and has "served multiple roles in the broadcast booth with his most po ...

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04/11/14
"Draft Day" Film Receives Mixed Reviews

The new NFL-themed movie "Draft Day" hits theaters on Friday, and while the film "doesn't have the nuance" of "Moneyball , " its "reverence for the gridiron, its heroes and the cities that worship them (particularly Cleveland) will make the movie a first-round pick of diehards," according to Scott B ...

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04/11/14
CBC Out Of Pro Sports

The CBC on Thursday announced that it will "no longer compete with private broadcasters for rights to televise pro sports," and that amateur sports such as the Olympics will only be bid on if the net "can be assured it will break even," according to Curtis Rush of the TORONTO STAR. The news comes as ...

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04/11/14
Pac-12 Still Trying To Cut Night Football Games

The Pac-12 is "moving toward a reduction in night football games next season," but that could "come at a cost: More regional telecasts on the Pac-12 Networks, which potentially could limit availability to viewers throughout the league," according to Jon Wilner of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. The confe ...

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04/11/14
Final Ratings: Women's Basketball, F1

ESPN finished with 4.27 million viewers for UConn’s blowout win over Notre Dame on Tuesday, marking the best viewership for the NCAA women’s basketball national championship game since UConn-Tennessee in ’04 (5.58 million). This year’s title game is up 33% from UConn&rsqu ...

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04/11/14
Media Notes

The AFP reported Top Rank Chair Bob Arum "is continuing his push to build pro boxing's profile in China" with a weekly TV show that will "begin airing there in May." Top Rank Event Producer Brad Jacobs said that the show "would aim to educate as well as entertain." Jacobs: "We're doing huge numbers ...

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