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Dierdorf To Serve As Radio Analyst For Univ. Of Michigan Football Games04 / 18 / 14
Pro Football HOFer Dan Dierdorf on Thursday was named color analyst for Univ. of Michigan football radio broadcasts, while longtime analyst Jim Brandstatter will move to the play-by-play role, according to Angelique Chengelis of the DETROIT NEWS. Brandstatter takes over for Frank Beckmann, who "reti...
CBS has now sold 75-80% of ad time for their Fiesta Bowl telecast January 2, as 30-second spots have "tumbled from the astronomical rate" of $550,000 to around $400,000, according to INSIDE MEDIA. To
The "techno-wizards" at Fox Sports are experimenting with a computer chip to be installed in pucks used for Fox''s telecast of the NHL All-Star Game on January 20, according to NEWSDAY''s Steve Zipay.
A Burbank, CA, company announced plans yesterday to "become the first provider of a system that will allow TV viewers to get digital satellite TV without the dish." A TV-top box will allow consumers o
Rupert Murdoch and TCI officials officially announced yesterday they have joined with two of Latin America''s largest broadcasters to launch a 150-channel satellite TV service. Murdoch and TCI Chair J
ESPN2 is launching in more than 2 million households throughout the fourth quarter of ''95, bringing their total to more than 27 million by the end of the year (ESPN)....The Sports Network site on the
Rupert Murdoch''s News Corp. is reportedly set to announce plans to deliver TV services across Latin America, according to Sallie Hofmeister of the L.A. TIMES. Murdoch will divulge a joint venture wit
The number of hours the average household spends viewing nationally televised sports has risen by more than 14% over the past ten years to 183 hours per year, according to an analysis by BJK&E Media G
In Toronto, William Houston writes "it has struck many as strange that in the year" the NBA expands to Canada, TSN has dropped its NBA game-of-the-week. Since losing out on NBA rights, TSN "has been a
Anheuser-Busch was looking to cut their commitment to baseball "long before" they put the Cardinals up for sale, according to Bob Raissman of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Sources say A- B officials went to lo
In 15 of 29 NFL stadiums, the NFL has "set up an interactive option for fans" to cast their choices for this year''s Pro Bowl, according to INSIDE MEDIA. Fans "with licenses" on the online services wi