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Female Broadcaster Set To Make NFL History

By: Merrit Kennedy     Play-by-play announcer Beth Mowins is set to become the first-ever female broadcaster to call an NFL game televised nationally. A commentator for ESPN since 1994, she’ll call the Los Angeles Chargers vs. Denver Broncos game … Continue reading


 

CBS, Fox, NBC, ESPN Escape Antitrust Lawsuit Over NFL Broadcast Deals

By: Eriq Gardner Four major broadcasters with rights to televise NFL games got some good news on Friday when they were dropped from an antitrust lawsuit claiming collusion in the way that professional football broadcast deals have been set up. … Continue reading

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Canadian Football League Games Return to ESPN for 2016 Season

By: TV News Desk ESPN will televise 20 Canadian Football League (CFL) games in 2016 – including the 104th Grey Cup Championship – and an additional 69 games will be available on ESPN3. The 89-game schedule is part of a … Continue reading

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ESPN to Televise its First NFL Playoff Game

By: Parimal Rohit The National Football League (NFL), currently the nation’s most popular sport, has been absent from Los Angeles since 1995 and has never had one of its playoff games televised on ESPN since the network launched in 1979. At … Continue reading

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ESPN, Arena Football League sign TV deal

By: Dan Ecker Arena football will return to ESPN in 2014 under a broadcast deal announced today between the network and the Chicago-basedArena Football League. The multiyear pact grants ESPN rights to more than 10 regular-season and postseason games a … Continue reading

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