Monday, September 30, 2019
California Fair Pay NIL Bill Now Official With Governor's Signature
The NCAA "urged California to hold off on the bill to give a working group formed earlier this year more time to examine the name, image and likeness issue."
MLB Sees Average Attendance Dip For Fourth Straight Season
Rob Manfred believes the 110 million people that went to either MLB or MiLB games this year are not an "indication of a dying sport."
Cubs Ownership Questioned After Failing To Reach Postseason
One local columnist believes ownership "needs to open the vault" this offseason if it is "serious about returning to the glory days" of '16.
John Henry Says Red Sox, Dave Dombrowski Weren't On Same Page
Owner John Henry appears willing to spend $200M or more in '20, but not $240M for the third straight season.
NBC Sees Best "SNF" Rating Of Season For Saints-Cowboys Matchup
New Orleans was the top market last night, delivering a 57.0 rating locally, followed by Dallas with a 38.2.
Germany Could Play Key Role In NFL's International Growth
The league reportedly is looking at playing a game in the country, but it won't be as soon as the '20 season.
ESPN Buys Bundesliga Rights, Will Air Most Games On ESPN+
The deal has a "similar structure" to one ESPN signed last August for a package of rights including Serie A and the FA Cup tournament.