Pages From NFL Network's Local Playbook
- the fan. Davies, Hunter // New Statesman;11/8/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4713, p59
Offers a discussion about whether the prevalence of soccer matches on television keeps fans from attending games in person. Lack of people attending soccer matches in Great Britain; Ability of people to watch sports on television or in the pub.
- ABC's new team. Consoli, John // Adweek Southeast Edition;5/27/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 22, pSR8
Focuses on the television program 'Monday Night Football.' Decline in the rating of the show; Contribution of announcers John Madden and Al Michaels to revival of the high ratings of the show; Changes in the format of the show.
- Fox Wins Four-Year Rights For BCS Starting in 2007. Consoli, John // MediaWeek;11/29/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 43, p6
Reports on the rights to televise the National Collegiate Athletics Association College Bowl Championship Series games awarded to television network Fox Sports. Overview of the television rights contract; Attempts of television network ABC to renew its rights for the football games; Information...
- Broadcasters welcome Sky victory. Beale, Claire // Campaign;07/30/99, Issue 30, p1
Reports on the decision of Great Britain's Restrictive Practices Court clearing the Premier League of operating a cartel over the sale of its television broadcasting rights. Impact of the decision in protecting BSkyB's hold on televised football; Support given by other broadcasters to the ruling.
- Tennis Is Served. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;12/16/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 51, p38
Focuses on an expected launch of a television channel 'The Tennis Channel,' in the U.S. Details of the deals made for distribution of tennis tournaments; List of shows to be aired on the channel; Planning on the infrastructure and staff for the channel.
- NFL Net Adding Subs at a Fast Clip. Lafayette, Jon // Television Week;8/30/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p3
Reports on an agreement completed by NFL Network with Comcast for television broadcasting of sports in the U.S. Performance of sports television programs in the country; Reason of Comcast for choosing NFL: Blue Chip advertisers joining the roster; List of NFL sponsors. INSET: 'Monday Night...
- Monday nights in the Arena. Elkin, Seth // Sporting News;1/15/2007, Vol. 231 Issue 3, p5
This article reports on sports programming for the spring of 2007. After it's inaugural season of the National Football League's "Monday Night Football" enjoyed high ratings, ESPN will broadcast a new deal with the Arena Football League (AFL). Though the AFL was created in the 1980s, it will...
- 6 Ways Brands Can Draft Modern Sports Fans. Sundet, Mike // Adweek;2/3/2016, p1
The article discusses various aspects related to Super Bowl advertising. It states that though several brands choose Super Bowl as a platform to advertise and market their products, but most of the brands are unable to attain customer loyalty. It highlights the ineffective working of present...
- A Channel for All Sports Seasons. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;2/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p26
Presents updates on the U.S. sports cable television network NFL Network as of February 7, 2005. List of the companies which NFL Network has distribution deals with; Information on its video-on-demand service during the regular season; Company plans for 2006.