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  1. Tim Tebow Lands ESPN Job

    1:49 pm 12/30/2013

    The quarterback, dropped by the New England Patriots before the start of the 2013 NFL season, will be a football analyst for the cable network as well as the upstart SEC Network. Read more

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  2. ESPN Extends Canadian TV Deal With TSN and RDS

    11:39 am 12/17/2013

    The U.S. sports media brand will continue to supply live event, news and information programming to the English and French language cable channels.Read more

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  3. ESPN Reverses Decision to Reject 'Jesus' Ad (Video)

    12:55 pm 12/12/2013

    The sports network owned by the Walt Disney Co. was under assault for refusing to air a Christmas commercial for a children's hospital, allegedly because the spot was too religious. Read more

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  4. Obama: I Want to Host ESPN's 'SportsCenter' When I Retire

    6:00 am 12/4/2013

    The president put in his ask to Disney CEO Bob Iger at a private meeting with entertainment moguls during his Nov. 26 visit to Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation.Read more

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  5. Disney Quarterly Earnings Beat Expectations

    12:47 pm 11/7/2013

    The conglomerate's interactive unit swung to an operating profit after years of losses.Read more

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  6. Nate Silver Outlines Launch Plan for ESPN's FiveThirtyEight

    12:05 pm 10/18/2013

    The statistician explained the site's sensibility: "Let's say fewer things but be more correct about them."Read more

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  7. Magic Johnson Exits ESPN's NBA Coverage

    10:47 am 10/10/2013

    "I don't feel confident that I can continue to devote the time needed to thrive in my role," said the NBA Hall of Famer, who also owns a small stake in the Dodgers franchise. Read more

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  8. Will Dish Network Dare to Drop ESPN? (Analysis)

    4:50 pm 9/18/2013

    As tense talks head toward a Sept. 30 deadline, big questions remain about the cost of sports programming.Read more

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  9. Frontline Concussion Doc Now Airing in One Night Rather Than Two

    4:53 pm 8/28/2013

    "League of Denial," which was previously a collaboration project with ESPN, was originally scheduled to air in multiple installments in October. Read more

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  10. Keith Olbermann Returns to ESPN as, Well, Keith Olbermann

    9:40 am 8/27/2013

    The nightly "Olbermann" show on ESPN2 is a mishmash of topics and targets from the sports world that will likely find its footing over time. Read more

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