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Volume 27 No. 12

Monday, August 3, 2020

Volume 26 No. 223

Pac-12 Player Group Latest Threat To Playing '20 Football Season

While some of the demands created by the players "will be met easily," other requests "will get laughed at" by Pac-12 officials.

MLB, Union Close To Agreement On Stricter Safety Protocols

A source said that one of the changes is "designed to bolster MLB’s contact tracing efforts to determine whether someone has potentially been exposed."

Bettman: Format, Protocols Allow NHLers To Feel Safe In Bubbles

Gary Bettman said many protocols are in place should a player competing in either Edmonton or Toronto test positive for the virus.

XFL Sells For $15M To Group Headlined By Dwayne Johnson

RedBird Capital has close ties to the NFL, having been an investor in NFL-founded On Location Experiences before it was sold to Endeavor.

NFL Expected To Remain With Current TV Rightsholders

Execs from CBS, Fox and NBC on June 3 gathered for the NFL's "first official meetings to determine how the league’s next round of media rights will shake out."

Patriots' McCourty Blasts NFL For Plans To Move Up Opt-Out Deadline

Patriots S Devin McCourty: "It is an absolute joke that the NFL is changing the opt-out period, mainly because they don't want to continue to see guys opt out."

Richard Petty Motorsports Offers Bubba Wallace Ownership Stake

The news of the ownership stake comes as Wallace is reviewing offers from other teams including Chip Ganassi Racing.