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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on April 22, 2014

ESPN to Televise Its First NFL Playoff Game

NFL Wild Card Game to Air in January 2015 The National Football League announced today that ESPN will televise a Wild Card playoff game during the 2014 season, the first NFL playoff game in the company’s 35-year history. The game will air during the Wild Card Playoff Weekend in January 2015. The NFL and ESPN [...]

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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on April 10, 2014

Tony Reali Signs New Multi-Year Extension with ESPN

Around the Horn host adds ABC Good Morning America contributor role Tony Reali, the longtime host of Around the Horn and contributor on Pardon the Interruption, has signed a new multi-year extension with ESPN. Per his new agreement, Reali will move from Washington, D.C. to New York later this year where he will begin hosting ATH from a Times Square studio. Reali will [...]

Gruden's QB Camp - February 27, 2014

Posted by Bill Hofheimer on February 27, 2014

Gruden’s QB Camp Returns to ESPN for Fifth Season

QB Camp InfROWgraphic via Downloadable photos via ESPN Images Sneak Peak of Gruden’s QB Camp Session with Johnny Manziel to Air Tonight on SportsCenter at 6 p.m. ET Jon Gruden’s QB Camp series is returning to ESPN for its fifth season this spring. Since 2010, the popular SportsCenter specials have produced groundbreaking content that gives fans a first-hand look [...]

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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on February 6, 2014

ESPN2 to Televise A11FL Games

New Spring Professional Football League Debuts in 2014 ESPN2 will televise a pair of A11FL games as the new spring professional football league makes its debut in 2014. As part of a new rights agreement with the league, ESPN’s video player will also be available on the A11FL website, The A11FL games on ESPN2 [...]

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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on January 30, 2014

ESPN’s Super Bowl XLVIII Coverage for Friday

Adrian Peterson, Cam Newton and Rex Ryan to appear on ESPN shows from New York City; PTI’s Kornheiser and Wilbon from Times Square Studios ESPN’s coverage of Super Bowl XLVIII continues on Friday, Jan. 31, from set locations at Herald Square, Bryant Park and Times Square Studios in New York City. Featured guests will include [...]

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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on January 8, 2014

ESPN Experts Discuss Johnny Manziel’s Decision to Declare for 2014 NFL Draft

On Wednesday, several ESPN experts discussed Texas A&M quarterback and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s decision to declare himself for the 2014 NFL Draft. Comments: NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper, Jr., on how Manziel’s skills translate to the NFL: “Very well in today’s NFL, and certainly Fran Tarkenton did it back in an era [...]

Posted by Bill Hofheimer on December 27, 2013

ESPN NFL Programming Update – Week 17

Sunday NFL Countdown: Eagles-Cowboys Rivalry Revisited, Reviewing Bears QB Decision, and More Sunday NFL Countdown host Chris Berman and analysts Cris Carter, Mike Ditka, Tom Jackson and Keyshawn Johnson, will preview the NFL’s final regular-season games on Sunday, Dec. 29, at 10 a.m. ET. The three-hour program will also feature NFL insiders Chris Mortensen and [...]

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Posted by Bill Hofheimer on December 26, 2013

ESPN’s Monday Night Football: Cable’s Most-Watched Series for Eighth Straight Year

Six of Cable’s 10 Biggest Audiences of 2013; MNF Helps ESPN Win the Night on Eight Mondays This Fall For the eighth straight year, ESPN’s Monday Night Football ranks as the most-watched series on cable television, drawing six of cable’s 10 biggest audiences for the calendar year among viewers (seven of 10 among households). ESPN’s [...]

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