Archive for December 5th, 2011

NFL Week 13: Overnights Drop For Lions/Saints ‘Flex’ Game on NBC

On the schedule in favor of the original Colts/Patriots matchup, Sunday’s Lions/Saints game suffered a double-digit decline in overnight ratings on NBC. The Week 13 edition of Sunday Night Football, pitting the 7-4 Lions against […]

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ESPN Fires Matthew Barnaby

ESPN NHL analyst Matthew Barnaby has been fired by the network after his latest brush with the law. ESPN released a statement Monday announcing that Barnaby has had his contract with the network terminated effective […]

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NFL Reportedly Close to Extensions with FOX, NBC, CBS

The National Football League is on the verge of eight-year contract extensions with broadcast networks FOX, CBS, and NBC. Industry publication Sports Business Journal reported Monday that the NFL “is close” to extending its television […]

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Report: ESPN’s Barnaby Faces More Legal Trouble

For the second time in a year, ESPN NHL analyst Matthew Barnaby faces legal trouble. According to the Erie County Sheriff’s office, Barnaby was arrested and charged with DWI early Monday morning after police responded […]

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