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CBS Reaches Deal To Stream NFL Games On Its All Access OTT Service Beginning SundayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 02 / 16
CBS has "struck a deal with the NFL" to stream its coverage of games on its CBS All Access OTT subscription service beginning Sunday, according to John Koblin of the N.Y. TIMES. CBS All Access subscribers will be "able to stream the game that is being broadcast by their local CBS affiliate, as ...
At a New Orleans advertising conference, CBS Corp. CEO Mel Karmazin said that "he would love to buy NBC." Karmazin: "If Exxon and Mobil can combine, then why can''t I buy NBC?" The FCC currently "proh
The Patriots "tore-up" the remaining two years of WEEI- Boston''s day-after radio rights contract after the station "asked" to be released from the deal, according to Howard Manly of the BOSTON GLOBE.
The Walt Disney Co. named ESPN Chair/ABC Sports President Steve Bornstein to President of ABC Inc. Bornstein succeeds Bob Iger, who will become President of Walt Disney Int''l and Chair of the ABC Gro
A Canadian judge "upheld an injunction yesterday" that prohibits the striking CBC technicians union from setting up picket lines "close to" the Air Canada Centre for Saturday''s game against the Panth
ESPN Classic will unveil a new programming lineup on March 1 in an "effort to make its schedule more consistent for viewers," according to BRANDWEEK. The network will run a listing of "classic sports
The following lists final national Nielsen ratings for this past weekend''s network sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "Fountain of Youth Stakes" 20-Feb ABC 3:00-3:30pm 1.2/4 NCA
ESPN.com "boasts" an integrated package that is "unmatched by its rivals," but CBS SportsLine is proving to be a "worthy opponent," and CNN/SI.com is the "dark horse in the race" for sports supremacy
NASCAR announced that it will "retain and negotiate" TV rights for future Winston Cup and Busch Grand National races as current TV contracts begin to expire, according to David Poole of the CHARLOTTE
AT THE WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS: In San Diego, Jay Popper notes the number of upsets at yesterday''s Andersen Consulting Match Play Championships, including the defeats of Ernie Els, Mark O''Meara and
Turner Broadcasting formally announced plans for a new regional channel this fall geared toward the Southeastern region (See THE DAILY, 2/24). Turner South will be available to viewers in AL, GA, MS,