The broadcast networks are hard-pressed to define what it is that keeps them on top of the heap as cable and new technologies chip away at their foundations. Yet the annual upfront ritual only…
Bowl Championship Series
Showcasing a playoff tournament among battle-tested teams is nothing unusual at ESPN. But the one the media behemoth held over two days in New York last month didn't involve pro athletes clashing on…
At a time when DVRs and Web streaming on VOD are upending primetime viewing patterns, CBS has flexed impressive muscle in bringing auds to the live telecasts of its top shows.
College football's Bowl Championship Series title game between Alabama and Notre Dame drew a big 26.38 million viewers Monday night on ESPN -- the second largest aud on record for cable, according to…
ESPN has pacted to become the home of college football's championship game through the 2025 season.
Fuel TV has named Melissa Forman senior veep of programming, development and current.Forman has won eight Emmys for her work with the Yes Network's "Yankees on Deck," Fox's Bowl Championship Series…
Despite drops in total viewers and key demos compared to the same time frame in 2010, USA Network remained the top primetime cable network in the year's first quarter.
Profits at Disney rose a whopping 54% coming in at $1.3 billion during the company's first quarter, thanks to strong advertising spending at the company's broadcast and cable networks, hits like…
It was Fox's turn to bask in the glow of the NFL last week, as the most-watched second-round primetime game on record lifted the net to victory in key demos.
The Super Bowl will end up on cable in my lifetime," HBO Sports topper Ross Greenburg tells Variety.