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09/04/96
NFL MEDIA NEWS AND NOTES: WHO'S HOT AND WHO'S NOT

The Panthers victory over the Falcons finished with a 16.4 rating on Charlotte''s WCCB-TV, compared to a 19.2 for last year''s first regular season game. David Poole writes that the overall number was

Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Boston Red Sox, NBC, New England Patriots, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

09/03/96
NFL, WEEK ONE: MEDIA SCRIBES GIVE THEIR REVIEWS TO COVERAGE

After the NFL''s regular season kickoff this weekend, many media writers commented on network coverage. REVIEWS: In Toronto, Rob Longley notes "improvements were dramatic" on NBC''s hour-long pre-game

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

09/03/96
WARBURG PINCUS PLAYS DADDY WARBUCKS FOR CLASSIC SPORTS

Warburg Pincus Ventures has invested $20M in the Classic Sports Network, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. Warburg Pincus Ventures, a $2B fund controlled by E.M. Warburg Pincus & Compan

Tags: ATT, Media

09/03/96
MEDIA NOTES

In Boston, Jim Baker writes sources report the Red Sox "couldn''t get more" than this season''s $9.3M from rights holder WABU for their TV deal for ''97 or ''98 (BOSTON HERALD, 8/30)....In Washington,

Tags: Boston Red Sox, HBO, News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner

09/03/96
TNT'S ALI TRIBUTE MET WITH POSITIVE REVIEWS

TNT will televise the documentary, "Muhammad Ali: The Whole Story," tonight at 8:00pm EDT. In Charlotte, Tom Sorensen notes the two-hour documentary, "does not tell the whole story," but brings Ali "b

Tags: Media, TBS/TNT

08/30/96
LEAGUES LOOK TO STAKE CLAIM IN ONLINE MEDIA TRANSMISSION

An "increasingly contentious battle being waged" by pro sports leagues against on-line service providers is profiled by Fatsis and Sandberg of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The "clash threatens a popular a

Tags: Motorola, NBA, NFL, Media, Time Warner

08/30/96
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY'S BLACKOUT MONITOR

Continuing a regular feature of THE DAILY, the following NFL games failed to sell out this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets (THE DAILY). GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK Arizona at Indiana

Tags: NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

08/30/96
NFL KICKOFF: FIRE UP THE GRILL AND GRAB THE REMOTE

With the NFL set to begin its 77th season Sunday, many media outlets preview the upcoming campaign and the networks covering the action. In Boston, Jack Craig notes the "largest shift" in NFL coverage

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney

08/30/96
MEDIA NOTES

Time Warner Chair Gerald Levin and TBS Chair Ted Turner are expected to meet today in Montana to discuss "contentious issues" ranging from layoffs to management structure in the merging of the two com

Tags: AHL, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Walt Disney

08/29/96
IRL'S LONGHORN 500 ROPES IN NASCAR-LIKE TV ARRANGEMENT

Texas Motor Speedway landed the TV rights to the IRL''s Longhorn 500, allowing speedway officials to determine which network will broadcast the race, the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS'' Bill Koenig reported

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, IndyCar, NASCAR, Speedway Motorsports Inc., Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, TNN, Viacom, Walt Disney

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