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NFL Viewership Continues Rocky Start To '16; "MNF" Hit Hard By Presidential DebatePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 28 / 16
NFL games in primetime are seeing a sharp audience drop through Week 3, while Sunday afternoons are a mixed bag. Fox is the only TV partner seeing an uptick compared to the same period last season. Fox is averaging 20.43 million viewers through Week 3, up 1% from last year. The net was boosted ...
NASCAR exec and drivers are upset by a recent article by SI''s Steve Rushin, which was "less than complimentary" of the sport, according to Mike Mulhern of the WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL. NASCAR found the
Following the "intervention" of the NHL, CBC won an "11th-hour deal" with ESPN2 late Friday which "allowed" the network to carry Saturday''s inaugural game at the Air Canada Centre, according to Willi
In N.Y., Bob Raissman wrote that "it''s time" for Turner Sports "to make up their minds" and decide if they will carry a monthly boxing card. Raissman noted that TNT''s airing of two trial cards on Se
In Saturday''s HOUSTON CHRONICLE, David Barron profiled the competition for viewers between Fox Sports, ESPN and CNN/SI in a seven-part feature which focused on challengers to ESPN''s "SportsCenter."
HBO''s Armen Keteyian examines the "showdown" between Fox Sports and ESPN, "two of the most powerful players in sports," on the next "Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel," which airs Monday at 10:30pm ET.
CBC''s "Hockey Night In Canada" will broadcast two NHL games on Saturday night, but the Canadiens-Maple Leafs game marking the grand opening of the Air Canada Centre, "may not" be one of those games,
ESPY: ESPN''s "ESPY Awards" received a 2.2 cable rating, doubling the "average college basketball audience" for a Monday night (Rudy Martzke, USA TODAY, 2/19). In Miami, Barry Jackson writes that the
Bertelsmann said that it would not pay the $138M TV rights fee that the European soccer association (UEFA) is requesting, according to Ed Meza of DAILY VARIETY, leaving the profitability of the televi
The following lists final national Nielsen ratings for last weekend''s sporting events (THE DAILY): EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "Best Things In Golf" 13-Feb NBC 3:00-4:00pm 1.4/4 World Alpine Skiing C
ESPN''s 10th season of MLB coverage will begin on Sunday, April 4, with the Rockies-Padres game from Monterrey, Mexico. In addition to its Sunday night coverage, ESPN will televise Wednesday doublehea
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