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Dierdorf To Serve As Radio Analyst For Univ. Of Michigan Football Games04 / 18 / 14
Pro Football HOFer Dan Dierdorf on Thursday was named color analyst for Univ. of Michigan football radio broadcasts, while longtime analyst Jim Brandstatter will move to the play-by-play role, according to Angelique Chengelis of the DETROIT NEWS. Brandstatter takes over for Frank Beckmann, who "reti...
TV sponsors for the Phillies are "getting restless -- and they might be in line for rebates," according to this morning''s PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. Phillies VP/Marketing Dennis Mannion said no sponsors
The Golf Channel has signed a distribution agreement with Telesynergy, Inc, a consortium of cable companies serving 3.8M subscribers throughout the country via its 12 member Multi-System Operators (MS
The NBA expansion draft, scheduled to be held on June 24 or 26, should get the same live TV treatment as yesterday''s NFL expansion draft, according to Neil Campbell of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. As pl
The Empire Sports Network is launching a new weekly show featuring the Sabres. "Sabres Breakaway" will feature different Buffalo players and be taped from different sites around Western New York (Empi
The Southwest Conference and Raycom, Inc., have agreed to extend their syndicated TV agreement for the 1995 football season. The 10-game package will be offered by Liberty Sports and Prime Network to
NBC Sports'' telecast of the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday earned a 10.7 rating (a 17 share) making it the fourth-highest- rated NBA All-Star Game over the past 20 years. NBC estimates that between 35-4
As expected, James Brown was named as Fox''s studio host for its NHL coverage, which begins April 2. In Baltimore, Milton Kent writes that Brown''s star "took a tremendous rise" on Fox''s "NFL Sunday"
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED announced a deal to create an on-line presence on CompuServe. "SI Online" will bring SI''s extensive sports content to users of CompuServe, the largest online service with more than
Continuing its restructuring, ITT Corp. said that it would sell three buisnesses from its ITT Financial Corp. subsidiary to GE Capital Corp. for $1.8B. The deal is the third sale of portions of ITT''s
Liberty Sports announced it has created an event management division -- Prime Sports Event Group -- to develop and coordinate all activities related to Liberty-owned sports events and series. Prime Sp