Dressler's Last Play: NFL Network Talks
- TW Cable exec tackles NFL Network before retirement. Dempsey, John // Variety;10/16/2006, Vol. 404 Issue 9, p26
The article profiles Fred Dressler, executive Vice President of programming for Time Warner Cable. Dressler has announced his retirement, scheduled for December, 2006. Before he retires, Dressler will continue his battle with the National Football League, which wants to make its channel standard...
- Shea What? // CableFAX Daily;2/1/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on an amount being asked by Time Warner and Comcast Cable to DirecTV to carry one season of their Mets RSN in the U.S. in 2006. It cites the role of Fred Dressler of Time Warner in the negotiation about the deal.
- NFL throws Hail Mary. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;11/21/2007, Vol. 297 Issue 38, p1
The article reports on the plan of the National Football League (NFL) to get major cable operators to contain its NFL Network in the U.S. The NFL is eager to sell equity stakes in the channel in exchange for carriage deals. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said they are willing to be flexible even...
- No Cable Yardage For NFL Network. // Multichannel News;10/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 41, p3
Reports on the negotiations of NFL Network with cable operators for the distribution of its National Football League coverage. Remarks from Time Warner Cable senior vice president of programming Fred Dressler on the propositions presented by NFL Network; Factors that prevents Cox Communications...
- Score! Time Warner, NFL finally reach deal. // Advertising Age;9/24/2012, Vol. 83 Issue 34, p5
The article reports that cable television company Time Warner Cable and the National Football League (NFL) have reached an agreement for Time Warner to carry the league's cable television networks NFL Network and Red Zone Channel.
- Gridiron Deficiency? Flaherty, Mike // Entertainment Weekly;10/23/98, Issue 455, p55
Evaluates four television broadcasting networks in terms of in-studio show and game coverage of the National Football League. Game coverage of CBS, Fox, ESPN and ABC; Performances in in-studio show.
- Time Warner Shuffle. // CableFAX Daily;4/3/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 63, p2
Reports that Time Warner Cable Inc. has officially launched its 15-channel family tier in the U.S.
- Time Warner backs 24-hour news. Wang, Karissa S. // Electronic Media;8/20/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p2
Details Time Warner Cable Inc.'s plan to launch six 24-hour cable news channels in the United States market. Partnership with Belo in launching a news channel in Charlotte, North Carolina; Recognition of the profitability of news channels in San Francisco, California.
- TW ENTERS THE GAME. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;10/28/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 17, p6
Reports on the creation of cable television for sports broadcasting by Time Warner Cable Inc. in New York City. Features of the cable television; Television channels included on the cable television; Price in subscribing the cable television.