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Volume 25 No. 110

Monday, January 28, 2019

Volume 25 No. 93

NFL's 100th Season Celebration Highlighted In Super Bowl Ad

The spot features a "who's who of NFL greats," including Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, among others.

Pro Bowl Rating For ABC/ESPN Sees Slight Decrease From '18

K.C. was the top market yesterday, drawing a 13.9 rating with several Chiefs players in the game. The No. 2 market was Pittsburgh (8.6), followed by Norfolk at an 8.2.

Adidas Signs Female Hockey Players Who Stole Show At ASG

In addition to the Adidas deal, Brianna Decker will get $25,000 from CCM for having the fastest time in the Premier Passer event.

Aussie Open Win Could Cement Naomi Osaka As Tennis' New Star

Osaka is ready to enter a "whole new level of celebrity" after becoming the youngest No. 1 in nine years.

A's Provide Details Around Proposed Gondola System

A station built in downtown Oakland would leave fans "just a three-minute walk" to the proposed ballpark.

Pac-12 Brings On Raine Group To Help With Media-Rights Strategy

Current deals with ESPN, Fox and distributors of the Pac-12 Networks expire in '24, meaning talks "could begin as early as the fall of '22."

Simmons Emphasizes Podcasting For Growth Of The Ringer

Sources said that The Ringer's podcast ad sales exceeded $15M in '18, while Simmons claims the company is profitable.