Archive for July 23rd, 2012

TV Ratings: ABC’s British Open Encore Telecasts Up Big (Also: Tour de France, MLS on NBC)

Overnight ratings increased substantially for encore presentations of the British Open on ABC. In other news, NBC had a small bump for Sunday’s Tour de France recap show, and NBC Sports Network has seen a […]

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ESPN to Air Penn State ‘Outside the Lines’ Specials

ESPN will air interviews with Penn State president Rodney Erickson and NCAA president Mark Emmert as part of expanded coverage of the Penn State scandal.

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Mere 1.8 Overnight For MLB on FOX (Also: Previous Week’s Final Ratings)

Baseball on FOX had a rough outing in the overnight ratings Saturday.

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David Hill Leaving Fox Sports For Broader Role Within News Corp.

Fox Sports Media Group chairman and CEO David Hill is leaving the division.

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Celtics/Heat Will Reportedly Lead Off 2012-13 NBA Schedule

With David Stern and the NBA owners unable to shut down the league for at least five more years, the NBA schedule will return to normal this season.

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British Open: Tournament Ends With Yet Another Double-Digit Increase in Overnights

Though the increase was not as large as for Saturday’s third round, Sunday’s final round coverage of the British Open scored a substantial increase on ESPN.

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CBS Sports Network Will Air Some U.S. Open Coverage, Says SBJ

CBS Sports Network will begin airing coverage of the U.S. Open this year.

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