Fox Sports Site Sets Sights on PPV

Umstead, R. Thomas
September 2000
Multichannel News;09/11/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p32
Reports on the plan of the FOXSports.com to offer live sports programming through the Internet, possibly on a pay-per-view (PPV) basis. Success of its Webcast of the Nebraska-San Jose State college-football game; Comments of FOXSports.com senior vice president Danny Greenberg on the significance of the Nebraska-San Jose Webcast on the company; PPV fee.


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