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Lopsided NFL Conference Championship Scores Lead To Mixed Ratings For CBS, FoxPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 23 / 17
Lopsided scores in yesterday's NFL conference championship games led to a mixed bag in terms of overnight ratings for Fox and CBS. Patriots-Steelers last night delivered CBS a 27.6 overnight, marking the best figure for a primetime conference championship since Fox drew a 31.0 for Seahawks-49ers in ...
Sports Illustrated is "teaming up" with Total Sports to produce a "new sports book imprint," according to Keith Kelly of the N.Y. POST, who writes that the move "could end up sparking an in-house brou
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ESPN spokesperson M.C. Antil confirmed on Friday that the network is increasing cable operators fees by as much as 20%, according to Stephen Battaglio of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Antil noted that the n
In anticipation of tomorrow''s 125th running of the Kentucky Derby, THE DAILY lists Nielsen ratings for the last 25 Runs for the Roses. The Derby was broadcast on ABC from ''75-98, while CBS had the '
USA TODAY profiles Digital Entertainment Network (DEN), a CA-based company planning to launch original entertainment programming over the Internet aimed at 12-to 24-year-olds. Among the 30 new shows D
ESPN is informing the nation''s major cable operators that it will charge "about 20% more later this year, largely to pay" ESPN''s NFL TV rights fee, according to Eben Shapiro of the WALL STREET JOURN
The following lists final national and cable Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NASCAR BGN: Touchstone Energy 300 24-Apr ABC 3:30-6:00pm 2.4/7 PBA Tou
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