Featured Story

CBS Reaches Deal To Stream NFL Games On Its All Access OTT Service Beginning Sunday

Published 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 ...

Read More

Tags: Media, CBS, NFL

More Stories

11/10/98
MEDIA NOTES

CBS will follow ESPN and use "First Down," a computerized line that marks the first-down distance during NFL games. CBS will use the technology for four playoff games and three regular-season games. T

Tags: CBS, ESPN, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/10/98
ESPN EYES AFFINITY CHANNELS WITH DAWN OF NEW DIGITAL TIERS

ESPN is "floating ideas" to cable operators about new digital networks, although an MSO programming exec said that any attempt by ESPN to offer digital services "would be met with heavy resistance," a

Tags: ESPN, Media, Walt Disney

11/10/98
THE GLOVES COME OFF: OLBERMANN AND MYERS SIGN W/FOX SPORTS

MSNBC''s Keith Olbermann and ESPN''s Chris Myers "will reunite in January" as hosts of "Fox Sports News," according to USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke. Fox paid NBC $1M "to obtain Olbermann''s release from

Tags: ESPN, MLB, NBC, NFL, Media, Walt Disney

11/09/98
FOX SECURES DEAL ON FAMILY CIRCLE CUP, FORMERLY ON NBC

Fox Sports has "snagged broadcast rights" to the Family Circle Magazine Cup women''s tennis tournament, according to Langdon Brockinton of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. NBC has televised the event since

Tags: NBA, NBC, PGA Tour, Media

11/09/98
MEDIA NOTES

In N.Y., Phil Mushnick: "We hear through sources that NBC''s interest in creating, along with Turner TV, an alternative pro football league is not as enthusiastic as it had been, while Turner''s inter

Tags: CBS, ESPN, NBC, NFL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

11/09/98
N.Y. POST CLAIMS SI HELD BACK PUTTING NBA STAR IN STORY

In Saturday''s "Page Six" of the N.Y. POST, Johnson, MacIntosh & Coyne wrote, "Which NBA superstar was left out of last May''s Sports Illustrated cover story, ''Where''s Daddy?'' about the bumper crop

Tags: NBA, Sports Illustrated, Media

11/09/98
ST. LOUIS BLUES? RAMS TV RATINGS AT AN ALL-TIME LOW IN CITY

Local TV viewership of the Rams is at "its lowest level since the club moved to" St. Louis in ''95, according to Dan Caesar of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. Nielsen figures show that Rams viewership ha

Tags: Media, St. Louis Blues, St. Louis Cardinals, LA Rams

11/06/98
MANIC MONDAY? ESPN COURTS MWC FOR SLOT ON BIG MONDAY

ESPN has made a proposal to the Mountain West Conference (MWC) for "approximately" $6M over nine years to "take over" the WAC''s spot on its Big Monday college basketball broadcast, according to Steve

Tags: ESPN, Media, Walt Disney

11/06/98
YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS: LOCKOUT CAUSING $6M LOSS IN REVENUE

Young Broadcasting, which owns KCAL-TV in L.A., "warned Wall Streeters Thursday that if the NBA lockout drags on, the lack of pro basketball action on KCAL will likely take its toll on the company''s

Tags: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Media

11/06/98
DELAY OF GAMES: NBC/TURNER TO DECIDE ON LEAGUE IN DECEMBER

NBC and Time Warner "are putting off a decision on whether or not to launch a new football league until at least mid-December," according to Josef Adalian of DAILY VARIETY. NBC Sports Chair Dick Ebers

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NBC, NFL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug