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  1. Sports TV Director Sandy Grossman Dies at 78

    7:29 pm 4/2/2014

    The eight-time Emmy winner was known for his collaborations with John Madden and Pat Summerall on NFL games.Read more

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  2. NFL Claims Blackout Policy Ensures More Games are Televised

    2:45 pm 3/4/2014

    The football league tells the FCC that eliminating blackouts also will make the game less TV-friendly and that the regulatory agency doesn't actually have authority to change the rules.Read more

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  3. How CBS Blitzed NBC and Fox for Thursday Night Football

    5:00 am 2/12/2014

    CBS will pay less than $300 million to air eight games during the 2014 season, while NBC is still struggling to find a Thursday night hit. Read more

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  4. NFL Draft Prospect Michael Sam Comes Out; Hollywood, Athletes Applaud His Decision

    6:32 pm 2/9/2014

    The University of Missouri's star defensive lineman — who is working with Hollywood PR veteran Howard Bragman -- could become the first openly gay player in the NFL.Read more

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  5. CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus: NFL in Primetime 'Highest Priority' at CBS Corp.

    11:41 am 2/5/2014

    The network lands the eight-game Thursday night package for $250 million-$300 million amid a heated bidding war that included ABC, Fox and NBC.Read more

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  6. CBS' Football Deal Is a 'Big Bang' Blessing in Disguise

    11:20 am 2/5/2014

    With Thursday Night Football coming to the broadcast network, TV's biggest hit is still likely to stay put -- and potentially in a position to help launch new shows.Read more

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  7. CBS Wins Thursday Night NFL Rights

    9:23 am 2/5/2014

    The broadcaster will get eight early-season games that will be simulcast on the NFL Network.Read more

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  8. Rogers Media Unveils Near Blanket NHL Coverage in Canada

    8:46 am 2/5/2014

    The Canadian media giant pitched advertisers on more than 800 televised hockey games to air next season after signing a 12-year rights agreement. Read more

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  9. Pro Football Players Share Their Bullying Stories in 'NFL Characters Unite'

    4:49 pm 1/30/2014

    New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, New York Jets center Nick Mangold, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman are among the many National Football League players who share their own stories of being bullied. Read more

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  10. Grammys: Mike Ditka Mocks Miley Cyrus in Pepsi Commercial (Video)

    11:07 am 1/27/2014

    Midway through Sunday night's telecast, retired NFL players Deion Sanders, Terry Bradshaw and Shannon Sharpe and the former coach of the Chicago Bears gave the music industry a halftime show.Read more

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