For the first time in five years, the Arena Football League will return to broadcast television.
The June 20 Iowa Corn Indy 250 drew a 0.2 U.S. rating and 400,000 viewers on Versus, not surprisingly down from last year’s race on ABC (1.130 mil), and the second-least viewed IndyCar race of [...]Read more ›
The Indianapolis 500 was the top draw in the Milwaukee market on a busy sports weekend. Sunday’s race drew a 6.1 rating on WISN-TV, beating all three Brewers games over the weekend (4.8 Saturday, 4.6 [...]Read more ›
The NFL season may be over, but live football will return to NFL Network as soon as April. NFL Network is set to sign a one-year deal to televise games from the new Arena Football [...]Read more ›
The Arena Football League is unlikely to return from its one year hiatus. Citing sources, NBC’s Pro Football Talk reports that the AFL is set to shut down permanently, with a press conference expected before [...]Read more ›
After three years of obscurity on NFL Network, the Texas Bowl is moving to ESPN. The ’09 Texas Bowl will air on ESPN New Year’s Eve at 3:30 PM ET. This marks the latest date [...]Read more ›
2008 was a difficult year for the Arena Football League. The year started out well enough. Attendance during the 2008 season was up 4%, while ESPN2 saw a 17% increase in viewership for regular season [...]Read more ›