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Several games featuring heavy snow may have helped CBS and Fox to strong overnight ratings NFL windows yesterday. A snow-heavy Lions-Eagles matchup on Fox went to 69% of markets in the early regional window, helping the net earn an 11.8 overnight. That figure is Fox’ best for a regional windo...
A group of companies that operate TV stations affiliated with ABC are teaming up to develop new sources of revenue for their channels. The group said it will form a company called NewVenco Inc., which
In Los Angeles, Larry Stewart writes, "It has to be said once more: The NFL''s no-doubleheader rule is stupid, antiquated, asinine and unfair -- particularly to people living in two-team markets such
Showtime Event TV (SET) is counting on big boxing events to "punch up" pay-per-view event revenue to $396M next year, "nearly double what the company is projecting for the industry''s current year." M
Yesterday, NBA and Fox made their final bids on a new 6-year Wimbledon contract. Incumbents HBO and NBC "most likely" bumped their annual fee from a current combined figure of $20M to $25M- plus. Fox
Sports Illustrated intends to publish a daily magazine during the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, the first such venture for the magazine. ACOG spokesperson Laurie Olsen said that the prospect of SI''s daily p
Rupert Murdoch''s News Corp. announced after-tax profits of $301M (Aus.), an increase of 15% over the same period last year, citing gains in the company''s film and TV station groups. As expected, pro
Industry analysts yesterday said they were skeptical about the possibility of a merger involving New World Communications Head Ron Perelman and CBS. Duff & Phelps'' James Goss said a Perelman takeover
While the proposed United Baseball League (UBL) is looking for broadcast networks interested in carrying its games, UBL Co- Founder Robert Mrazek says local TV "is more important to our financial base
Final bids for at least a five-year TV deal for Wimbledon will be made in New York today and Wednesday, with a decision expected next week. The scouting report favors incumbents NBC and HBO. For Fox t
Dow Jones & Co. is selling 80% of SportsTicker, its sports news service, to ESPN. Dow Jones will retain a 20% interest in SportsTicker, a 24-hour sports news and information service. ESPN has "wanted