Super Bowl 50 Radio Row

Are Radio Row’s expenses really worth it for stations?

One of the common features of Super Bowl Week is radio stations from across the country setting up shop on Radio Row, broadcasting live from the Super Bowl location and bringing in all sorts of celebrity guests. Doing so is highly expensive, though, with costs often totaling tens of thousands of dollars, and there’s a […]


Viewing Picks for January 21, 2017

All Times Eastern Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, St. Moritz, Switzerland Women’s Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 6 p.m. (same day coverage) Men’s 2-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 7 p.m. (same day coverage) Bundesliga Werder Bremen vs. Borussia Dortmund — FS1, 9:30 a.m. FC Augsburg vs. TSG 1899 Hoffenheim — FS2, 9:30 a.m. VfL Wolfsburg vs. Hamburger […]


ESPN Ratings Buzz: January 9-15

If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. ESPN Top 25 (and Select) Programs For searching an event or program on this page, type CTRL-F in your browser (if browser is capable) then type your event/program title in the […]

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 14:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on in the first half against the Houston Texans during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Gillette Stadium on January 14, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Your NFL Conference Championship announcing schedule

Sunday, January 22 NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GREEN BAY PACKERS at ATLANTA FALCONS, FOX 3:05 pm – Joe Buck, Troy Aikman & Erin Andrews, Chris Myers; Mike Pereira (Rules Analyst) Westwood One – Kevin Kugler, James Lofton & Tony Boselli Streaming – FOX Sports Go AFC CHAMPIONSHIP PITTSBURGH STEELERS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS, CBS 6:40 pm – […]

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Report has Netflix second-most watched in hotels, ESPN third

Offering ESPN has long been important for hotels, and recent data suggests ESPN is still one of the most-watched entertainment options there. However, it’s been passed by a surprising source: Netflix. This data comes from a report from Enseo, a company that enables hotel TVs to offer access to apps like Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Crackle […]

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Could Michael Cole be leaving the WWE broadcast booth?

Being an announcer in WWE is unlike any other venue in sports or entertainment because of how involved the announcers get in the action. After succeeding Jim Ross, Michael Cole has been the lead announcer for the WWE going on 20 years. He’s been the main voice of Raw over much of that time and […]


Viewing Picks for January 20, 2017

All Times Eastern Bundesliga SC Freiburg vs. Bayer München — FS1, 2:30 p.m. Bundesliga Match Day — FS1, 2 p.m. Bundesliga Report: Bundesliga World Tour — FS2, 6 p.m. Bundesliga Weekly — FS2, 6:30 p.m. College Basketball Men’s Eastern Michigan at Akron — CBS Sports Network, 6:30 p.m. Women’s Georgetown at Xavier — FS1, 7 […]

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Bill Walton growls, works out, talks Dead, and drops popcorn on “Dave?”

Broadcasts featuring Bill Walton are often a lot of fun, featuring discussion of everything from weed and mimosas to volcanoes, and Thursday night’s Cal-Oregon matchup on ESPN2 certainly provided that. First, Walton returned to the growling well he used a couple of weeks back for Cal-UCLA: “Growling and prowling,” oh my. Dave Pasch gets in […]