SI Media Podcast Talks All Things ESPN Snap, NBCUniversal Sign Another Olympic Deal Alderman Calls On Cubs Not To Pursue Own Cable Net Media Notes NBC To Go Live Across U.S. For '18 Games Horowitz Betting Big With FS1 Opinion Shows OneUp Sports Struggling To Stay Afloat Buccigross Wants To Remain At ESPN Technical Problem Causes Low Ratings For Spurs TV Ability To Live Stream Hawaii Football In Jeopardy
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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