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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 ...
CNN/SI will be added to the DirecTV programming lineup beginning today. The sports news channel will be available to more than four million DirecTV subscribers, increasing CNN/SI''s total audience to
TV: The Bills-Patriots game drew a 36.3/57 on WBZ-CBS in Boston -- "one of the highest regular-season ratings" in Patriots history. The final 15 minutes earned a 47.7/67 (BOSTON GLOBE, 12/1)....Steve
Fox has sold about 90% of its ad inventory for its Super Bowl XXXIII telecast and ADWEEK sources report that "at least two advertisers" -- A-B and the WWF -- are paying more than the $1.6M asking pric
Commercials for a pair of hockey fight videotapes were aired "repeatedly" on Fox Sports Pittsburgh during a recent Penguins broadcast, but were quickly "rectified," according to THE HOCKEY NEWS. One v
Time Inc. "has decided not to continue publishing" Inside Stuff, which it has published "in tandem" with the NBA for three years, according to Alex Kuczynski of the N.Y. TIMES. After the January/Febru
The CBC''s Grey Cup telecast drew "just over three million" viewers, surpassing last year''s game audience of 2.54 million (EDMONTON JOURNAL, 11/27)....In its third week on the N.Y. TIMES Best Sellers
Fox Sports will not use the $50,000-per-game FoxTrax glowing puck in its final season of NHL coverage (USA TODAY, 11/27). In addition, Jim Abbott reported in Orlando that Fox Sports will not use any "
Lifetime Television CEO Doug McCormick, who "is credited with helping turn Lifetime into a household name," is "expected to leave at year end, when his contract expires after more than 16 years with t
CBS Exec Producer Terry Ewert "called an audible" on "The NFL Today" on Sunday, as "information man" Mike Lombardi "took the seat of soft-spoken" George Seifert, who was in San Francisco reporting on
Former Grambling football coach Eddie Robinson has signed with St. Martin''s Press'' Thomas Dunne Books to write his autobiography, tentatively titled "Never Before, Never Again: The Autobiography of