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On Aug. 17, viewers will wake up to find the lower-key Speed and Fuel networks transformed into high-adrenaline national sports channels intended to make an immediate impression — among sports fans…
There is one area where both expansion and dilution are clearly having a deleterious effect — sports television.
With exactly 100 days to go before launch, Fox Sports 1 has set its opening day schedule and announced more hires.
The network is scheduled for an Aug. 17 launch and will be available in the 90 million homes reached by its ancestor Speed.
Fox and NASCAR have extended their current deal through 2022, meaning the Daytona 500 will remain on the net.
Peter Rice has taken another step up the ladder at News Corp., while longtime Rupert Murdoch lieutenant David Hill is segueing out of his sports-czar role to a broader global post with a mandate to…
Just one day after officially leaving ESPN, Erin Andrews has moved over to Fox Sports.
Trying to establish a bigger baseball beachhead on Saturday nights, Fox said it would broadcast MLB games in primetime for eight consecutive weeks, the network's most ever.
With sports routinely outdrawing other genres on TV, those with shows or films to market are taking notice. And it doesn't matter whether a production is sports-focused or simply a project that might…
The seven-year deal Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed with Fox Sports Media Group will bring the fast-rising sport its biggest presence on broadcast television ever.
DirecTV exec Derek Chang has emerged as the top programmer at satcaster following the recent departure of entertainment prexy Eric Shanks.