THE NFL GOES PRIME-TIME WITH 75TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
As part of its year-long celebration of its 75th
anniversary, the NFL will host "its first network prime time
special" on ABC on January 26, according to INSIDE MEDIA's Mike
Reynolds. The one-hour show, "The NFL at 75: An All-Star
Celebration," will be produced by Radio City Music Hall
Productions and be taped on January 18. ABC Sports will sell the
commercial time (COWLES BUSINESS MEDIA, 12/13).
MORE PROGRAMMING NOTES: In addition to the Pro Bowl
Selection show tomorrow, ESPN and ESPN2 will televise the NFL
expansion draft on February 15 (NFL).