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  1. ESPN's Tuesday Morning Quarterback Calls Football 'More Popular Than Hollywood'

    8:32 am 1/18/2012

    "Football is more popular than Hollywood," according to ESPN columnist and contributing editor of The Atlantic Gregg Easterbrook, defining Hollywood as "the producers of mainstream, primetime television, many of which are Hollywood studios."Read more

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  2. Alabama Rout Over LSU in BCS Championship Scores for ESPN

    12:16 pm 1/10/2012

    An average of 16 million households tuned in for the Crimson Tide's 21-0 victory over the Tigers.Read more

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  3. ESPN, Fox Resist Handing Over Sports Broadcast Deals in Lawsuit by Former College Athletes

    8:15 am 1/9/2012

    Bill Russell is among the sports legends involved in a class action that initially focused on the exploitation of athletes in video games and has suddenly become a huge headache for all TV networks broadcasting NCAA sports. Read more

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  4. ESPN Broadcaster Mistakes Photo of Michelle Obama for Sideline Reporter (Video)

    10:43 am 1/5/2012

    The sports network's Jon Gruden was shown a picture of the First Lady during Wednesday's Orange Bowl game, but thought she was on-air personality Lisa Salters. Read more

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  5. Wall Street Sees Benefits for Both Sides in Comcast-Disney Carriage Deal

    7:45 am 1/5/2012

    One analyst says the 10-year agreement helps ESPN monetize its recent NFL Monday Night Football renewal, but another observer still expects the expensive sports channel could lose some subscribers over time.Read more

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  6. ESPN's 'Monday Night Football' Ratings Slip Nearly 10%

    7:14 am 12/29/2011

    Franchise loses viewers but remains cable's most-watched program for six years running.Read more

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  7. Lee Corso Drops F-Bomb on Live TV

    9:56 am 12/22/2011

    Caught up in the moment ESPN analyst Lee Corso drops an F-bomb during the 'College Gameday' broadcast, later apologizes.Read more

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  8. NFL Extends TV Network Broadcast Deals Through 2022

    1:03 pm 12/14/2011

    Under the agreement, the league will be able to expand its package of games on Thursday night on the NFL Network beginning next year.Read more

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  9. ABC to Air Budweiser Reality Series

    1:41 pm 12/13/2011

    Set to premiere Jan. 21, the seven-episode project will see participants fulfilling their dreams.Read more

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  10. Former Oakland Raiders QB Gains Art-World Notoriety After ESPN Documentary (Video)

    10:23 am 12/13/2011

    The sports network featured Todd Marinovich in a special over the weekend, and now the jock-turned-artist says his business is booming. Read more

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