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Fox Sports Hires Jeff Gordon As Full-Time Analyst For Sprint Cup RacesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
Fox Sports on Thursday announced that Jeff Gordon has signed a multiyear contract with the net that will see him join the net's NASCAR Sprint Cup announce team in '16 as a race analyst after he retires this year as a competitive driver. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and anal...
In the "most lucrative and significant sports radio deal in South Florida history," WQAM has agreed to pay more than $35M for broadcast rights to the Dolphins, Marlins and Panthers for the next five y
ESPNEWS, the third domestic sports network from ESPN, will aim to "ride the coattails" of its "two older brothers" to success, according to Alan Breznick of CABLE WORLD. ESPN Exec VP Sales/Marketing G
Ahmad Rashad will host "NBA Special: The Greatest Ever," this Saturday on NBC. He will be joined by Marv Albert to present the NBA''s 50 Greatest Players. Albert will then moderate a round-table discu
The "branding" of ESPN is examined by Tim Jones in the CHICAGO TRIBUNE, who notes, "ESPN has become to the sports world what CNN is to news. Because of its never-ending coverage of sports, it is widel
Viacom and MCA could not come to terms on a private settlement over the ownership of the USA Network. A court case was recessed until Monday, so the two sides could meet, but "talks have since been te
Game Six of the World Series Saturday drew a 22.2/37 preliminary overnight rating. Final numbers will be made available today. Fox CEO Chase Carey: "Baseball will be profitable for us this year" (USA
TCI stock traded at its lowest point in nearly five years yesterday due to "jitters about the future" of the cable TV business, according to Paul Farhi of the WASHINGTON POST. Investors are wary about
NBC West Coast Division President Don Ohlmeyer said the network should "get out" of its five-year, $400M contract with MLB because the game''s ratings continue to underperform, according to Richard Sa
The following NFL games failed to sell out this weekend and will be blacked out in their home markets (THE DAILY). GAME LOCAL TIME NETWORK San Francisco at Houston 12:00 Fox Jacksonville at Cincinnati
Fox reports its coverage of Game Five of the World Series Thursday night drew a preliminary overnight rating of 21.2/32 in 34 overnight markets. That is the highest rated Game Five since ''91 and give