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Fore! CBS Surprisingly Parts Ways With Popular Golf Analyst David FehertyPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 02 / 15
CBS Sports has decided not to renew on-course reporter David Feherty’s contract. Feherty, who has been with CBS for 19 years, called his final golf tournament with CBS last weekend at The Barclays. Sources said the two sides could not reach an agreement on Feherty’s role for the net&rsqu...
DOLING OUT HOLIDAY CHEER: In his year-end TV awards, USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke lists his two worst moves: 1) "Keith Olbermann leaving ESPN ''SportsCenter'' for [''The Big Show''] on hardly-seen MSNBC
The NFL and Rogers Cable, 40% owner of CTV Sports Net, will announce plans today to bring NFL Sunday Ticket to Canada, broadcast sources tell Rob Longley of the TORONTO SUN. It is "unclear" how much t
HEISMAN TALK: In N.Y., Steve Zipay, on Charles Woodson winning the Heisman Trophy and ESPN''s coverage of the event: "You have to wonder how embarrassed ESPN was after airing an hour-long special Frid
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