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SI Podcast Talks Impending ESPN Layoffs, Company's Future, Impact Of NFL RightsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 30 / 17
Author James Andrew Miller today joined Richard Deitsch’s “SI Media Podcast,” where they discussed all things ESPN. Deitsch noted ESPN is “currently embarking on significant layoffs with the emphasis being on those in front of the camera ,” and the budget cuts "will be...
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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
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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
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
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Callaway Editions President Nicholas Callaway has "finessed an arrangement to salvage Callaway Golf Media Ventures, a two-year-old joint venture ... specializing in publishing" with Callaway Golf, acc
Fox Sports Net will air "Between The Madness," a two- hour documentary on the ''97-98 Fresno State Univ. basketball season, tomorrow at 8:00pm ET/PT. "Between The Madness" is produced and directed by
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