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NFL Exploring Strategic Partnership for Its Media Assets

The National Football League is exploring its options for its media holdings, seeking an outside buyer for a stake in properties that include the NFL Network cable channel, NFL Digital and…

NFL Star Andrew “Hawk” Hawkins Signs With WME (Exclusive)

Former National Football League wide receiver Andrew “Hawk” Hawkins has signed with WME in all areas. Hawkins serves as an NFL analyst for NFL Network and hosts Amazon’s NFL Programming. He…

Fox Backing 2022 Reboot of U.S. Football League

The United States Football League is making a comeback. Fox Sports says that it will be the broadcast partner for a reboot of the league set for spring 2022. Fox is also an equity investor in…

Disney “In Conversations” About NFL Sunday Ticket As ESPN Inks New Rights Deals

The Walt Disney Co. is continuing to make deals to benefit ESPN, even as it becomes increasingly agnostic as to where consumers watch their live sports. During the company’s quarterly…

Joe Montana Docuseries In the Works At Peacock

A docuseries about the life and career of hall-of-fame NFL quarterback Joe Montana is in development at Peacock. Montana will participate in the series, which will chronicle his career from…

Fox Corp. Buying Sports Site Outkick as Company Beats Wall Street Expectations

Fox Corp. beat Wall Street expectations Wednesday, delivering revenues of more than $3.2 billion. That was down from $3.44 billion a year earlier, when it aired a Super Bowl. The company…

TV Ratings: NFL Draft Outdraws Oscars

Though down from its record numbers a year ago, the first round of player selections comfortably beats the comparable night in 2019.

NFL Partners With Clubhouse for 2021 Draft Programming Lineup

This is the first time a major sports league has teamed with the social media app on official content.

Liberty Media CEO Sees Amazon Driving Big Tech’s TV Sports Rights Ambitions

"They're only going to get more serious over time," Greg Maffei told an investors conference about the e-commerce giant eyeing live sports agreements, including with the NFL in the U.S. market.

Chris Schultz, Former NFL Lineman and Canadian TV Sports Analyst, Dies at 61

Schultz played for the Dallas Cowboys and Toronto Argonauts before becoming a mainstay on 'CFL on TSN' broadcasts on Canada's The Sports Network.

Irv Cross, Pioneering Sportscaster on ‘The NFL Today,’ Dies at 81

The onetime Eagles and Rams cornerback co-hosted the CBS pregame show from 1975-89.

NFL’s TV Future May Be Decided by 2024 Jury Trial

A federal judge overseeing a huge antitrust suit is told the league will be ready to go three years from now.