TITLE

TO KNOW LIST 7: Hide the children . .

AUTHOR(S)
O'Malley, Rich
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Sporting News;12/16/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 50, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on several television (TV) programs based on sports in the U.S. The playoff chase on TV is loaded with teams that have been out of contention for a long time. The football team Green Bay Packers alone--currently playing for a spot in the Reggie Bush Bowl--appear on national TV three times in the season's final four weeks. America gets to say goodbye to MNF by watching the football team New York Jets score 3 points against the New England Patriots.
ACCESSION #
19097010

 

Related Articles

  • CBS tackles ABC's gridiron star. Friedman, Wayne // Advertising Age;5/24/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 22, p3 

    This article focuses on a television marketing attack on the Monday Night Football (MNF) franchise of the ABC network by CBS network in the U.S. CBS, which broadcasts American Football Conference (AFC) games, sent a sales piece to media buyers headlined The AFC destroys the myth of Monday night...

  • Pack Mentality. Malone, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;11/12/2007, Vol. 137 Issue 45, p18 

    The article examines the economic competition among television stations in the Green Bay, Wisconsin market. There is no dominant station for local news programs and other local programs, as the ratings for the July, 2007 "sweeps" period were extremely close. Station WLUK enjoys an advantage as...

  • FSN Tries to Avoid The Squeeze Play. Larson, Megan // MediaWeek;2/23/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p4 

    Reports on the efforts of Fox Sports Net (FSN), a cable television network to strengthen its local franchises and improve its national appeal. Responsibilities of Bob Thompson as president of FSN; Sports teams in Chicago, Illinois lost by FSN in 2003; Television shows to be launched by FSN in...

  • Packers Boost Ratings. Bachman, Katy // MediaWeek;11/10/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 41, p10 

    Reports that the broadcasting of the football game between the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings on November 2, 2003 has boosted viewership ratings for WISN TV station. Schedule of the game's prime time programming; Viewership ratings posted by WISN for the game and its other programs;...

  • TV sports ratings.  // AutoWeek;02/22/99, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p4 

    Ranks television sports programs in the United States for the week ending February 7, 1999. Includes program; Rating; Audience share.

  • Soccer scores record aud. Johnson, Debra // Daily Variety;6/24/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 16, p8 

    Reports on the British television ratings for the world championship soccer game between England and Brazil. Overall British audience.

  • ON DECK. Greenberg, Steve // Sporting News;3/17/2008, Vol. 232 Issue 11, p5 

    The article lists several television programs related to sports to be aired during the week ahead March 15, 2008, including "Pistons at Cavaliers" on March 19 at 8 p.m. on ESPN, "Pros vs. Joes" on March 15 at 11 a.m. on Spike, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association women's selection...

  • BRIEFS.  // Cable World (10427228);6/10/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p24 

    Reports on various issues related to cable television in the U.S. as of June 10, 2003. Primetime programming of CNBC; Wimbledon 2002 coverage by Turner Network Television and CNNfn; Contract renewal for the series 'Queer As Folk.'

  • Bowled over by sporting choice. Harding, Danny // Morning Advertiser;1/13/2011, Issue 523, p60 

    The article reports that the sports fans attention on the 2011 sporting programmes on television has been divided by choices such as cricket, football and tennis.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics