TITLE

NFL pressure sacks ESPN's 'Playmakers'

AUTHOR(S)
Dempsey, John
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/5/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 28, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that pressures from National Football League has prompted the cable television network ESPN to cancel the program "Playmakers." Criticism of the harsh presentation of professional football's dark side; Allegations of censorship; Possibility of having a watered-down version.
ACCESSION #
12222831

 

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