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The AA Sunday Studio Spectacular: Fox NFL Sunday

The Sunday Studio Spectacular continues its journey across all of the live Sunday NFL studio shows with a look at one of the longest running pregame programs, Fox NFL Sunday. The show began in 1994 when Fox started its association with the National Football League. It has always been a one-hour program airing at noon […]

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Viewing Picks for October 13, 2014

All Times Eastern College Football BTN Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, noon CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Live — ESPNU, 2:30 p.m. Final Verdict — ESPNU, 4:30 p.m. Great8 Plays — ESPNU, 5:30 p.m. ESPNU Championship Drive — ESPNU, 6 p.m. College Soccer Women’s Cal at UCLA — Pac-12 Networks, […]

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Online streaming reaching a new age

Over the last five years, the online streaming of sports has exploded to the point that watching a game or event online is now expected. If a game isn’t streamed at least on computers, there’s an uproar. Online rights have become a major part of media contracts. In the latest NBA TV contract, both ESPN […]

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New Philadelphia Eagles cartoon depicts Eli Manning afraid of the dark

A new cartoon from the Philadelphia Eagles shows a timid Eli Manning scared of a “blackout.” This week’s Sunday Night Football game has the Eagles hosting the New York Football Giants. The Eagles will be wearing all-black jerseys as part of the Eagles’ “Blackout” at Lincoln Financial Stadium. With that, enjoy “Lil’ Eli.” This isn’t […]

Viewing Picks for October 12, 2014

All Times Eastern College Football Championship Drive: Who’s In? — ESPN, 8:30 p.m. College Soccer Men’s Penn State at Maryland — Big Ten Network, 1 p.m. Washington at Oregon State — Pac-12 Washington/Pac-12 Oregon, 6 p.m. UCLA at Stanford — Pac-12 Networks, 8 p.m. Women’s Boston College at Louisville — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 1 […]

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Fox Sports breaks the latest Jameis Winston story; needs to break more investigations

On Friday, Fox Sports’ Kevin Vaughn broke the story that Florida State and Tallahassee police hindered the original investigation into Seminole quarterback Jameis Winston’s alleged rape of a coed in 2012. It’s a story which is gaining traction on this college football Saturday and as Florida State continues to play Winston, the school is coming […]

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The White House being petitioned to pardon Georgia’s Todd Gurley

Earlier this week it came to light that Georgia running back Todd Gurley was suspended indefinitely from the team for violating NCAA rules by signing autographs in exchange for money. Georgia fans aren’t taking this sitting down. A petition has been established at the White House web site asking President Obama to pardon Gurley so […]

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Viewing Picks for October 11, 2014

All Times Eastern CFL Ottawa Redblacks at BC Lions — ESPN3, 10 p.m. College Football Viewing Picks College Soccer Women’s Rutgers at Penn State — Big Ten Network, 4:30 p.m. Gonzaga at BYU — BYUtv, 9 p.m. College Volleyball Women’s Northwestern at Ohio State — Big Ten Network, 6:30 p.m. Montana State at Northern Arizona […]

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Viewing Picks for October 10, 2014

All Times Eastern Boxing Golden Boy Live, Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Indio, CA Featherweights Ronny Rios vs. Robinson Castellanos — Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m. College Basketball Men’s Kentucky Practice — ESPNU, 3 p.m. College Field Hockey Penn State at Maryland — Big Ten Network, 3:30 p.m. College Football Washington State at Stanford — ESPN, […]

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Viewing Picks for October 9, 2014

All Times Eastern College Football BYU at Central Florida — ESPN, 7:30 p.m. Hampton at North Carolina A&T — ESPNU, 7:30 p.m. Minnesota State at Winona State — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m. BTN Football & Beyond 2014 — Big Ten Network, noon CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN, 2:30 […]

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Once upon a time, NBC traded Curt Gowdy for Don Criqui

Trades among television networks are rare. When they happen, they make news. The most recent examples happened between ESPN and NBC and involved on-air talent. In February 2006 before NBC returned to the NFL after 8 long years, the Peacock traded for Al Michaels from ESPN and its parent company Disney in exchange for an […]

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Could we see ESPN the Ocho ($$$$) in the near future?

Discussing how much cable operators pay for certain channels can make for a good insomnia cure, but in some cases, especially the one we’re about to present here, they’re enough to make you stand up and take notice. It’s been well-documented how ESPN has become the most expensive cable network costing operators over $6 per […]

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Viewing Picks for October 8, 2014

All Times Eastern Boxing IBF Middleweight Title Fight, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, MS Sam Soliman vs. Jermain Taylor — ESPN2, 9 p.m. College Football BTN Football & Beyond 2014 — Big Ten Network, noon CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN, 2:30 p.m. ESPNU Film Room — ESPNU, 6:30 […]

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Viewing Picks for October 7, 2014

All Times Eastern College Football BTN Football & Beyond 2014 — Big Ten Network, noon CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN, 2:30 p.m. College Football Featured — ESPNU, 4:30 p.m. Inside College Football — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m. College Volleyball Women’s Baylor at Texas — Longhorn Network, 8 p.m. […]

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The AA Sunday Studio Spectacular: Fox NFL Kickoff

As we get ready to wrap up Week 5 in the NFL, we wrap up Week 4 of the AA Sunday Studio Spectacular. After spending time with That Other Pregame Show, the NFL Today and Sunday ESPN Countdown, it’s time to move to Fox Sports this week and next. Today, we focus on one of […]

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