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NFL Sees 3% Drop In Divisional Overnights Despite 20-Year High For Packers-CowboysPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on
The NFL saw a 3% drop in combined overnight ratings for its four divisional round games this weekend. Leading the way was yesterday's Packers-Cowboys thriller on Fox, which drew a 28.2 overnight -- the best for any divisional game since Panthers-Cowboys drew a 28.6 in '97. Packers-Cowboys projects t...
Marc Platt Productions and Hearst Entertainment have reached a deal with the MLBPA to create an animated series featuring players such as Sammy Sosa and Cal Ripken Jr., according to Cynthia Littleton
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with the Devil Rays-Braves, followed by Yankees-Phillies. FSN''s "FSN Primetime" (Fox Sports South) led with MLB''s pending a
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Members of the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFSHSA) do "not like" the idea of a national high school football championship and say they will "nix the game" proposed by Fox Sp
NBC''s overnight ratings of a 7.8/16 for last weekend''s NBA playoffs are down 7% from the same weekend a year ago, which earned an 8.4/23 (NBC). BLOOMBERG''s Michael Buteau writes that the weekend ra
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ABC sent a letter to its affils on Friday "demanding that they chip in for the expensive" "MNF" contract or "face a series of harsher consequences," including "the loss of lucrative advertising time,"
MLBPA is "developing an animated TV show" and is "aiming for one of the coveted Saturday morning network slots," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. MLBPA Dir of Marketing Judy Heeter said that th
Some viewers were unable to watch NBC''s coverage of the men''s French Open final on Sunday, as more than 30 NBC affils had a conflict between the tournament final and the Children''s Miracle Network
SportsLine USA''s stock price has "leapt more" than 30% since announcing the "formation" of SportsLine Europe, a joint venture with Intel, Media One and Reuters, according to Andrew Gellatly of the FI
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" (delayed due to "Sunday Night Baseball") led with Andre Agassi''s win at the French Open, followed by Spurs-Blazers Game Four. "S
Fox begins its fourth season covering MLB with regional interleague games on Saturday. In a season-opening conference call with the media, Fox Sports Exec Producer Ed Goren praised the network''s rela