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BCS National Championship Game - January 7, 2013

Posted by Michael Humes on August 27, 2014

College Football: ESPN to Showcase Maroon 5, Florida Georgia Line & Multiplatinum Columbia Records Artists including Grammy Winner Pharrell Williams

• Maroon Five Exclusively on ABC Saturday Night Football • Seventeen Acclaimed Columbia Records Artists including Pharrell Williams, Rita Ora, T.I., Jack White & More to be Featured Across Multiple Networks • Florida Georgia Line Exclusively on ESPN’s Friday Night Series ESPN’s 2014 college football game telecasts will showcase the music of Maroon 5, Florida [...]

Mack Brown and Danny Kanell - August 4, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on August 26, 2014

College Football: Transcript of Media Conference Call with Mack Brown and Danny Kanell

ESPN held a media conference call with college football analysts Mack Brown and Danny Kanell on Tuesday, Aug. 26. Brown and Kanell will appear every Saturday on ABC with host John Saunders, providing analysis on College Football Countdown (3 p.m. ET) and during pre-game, halftime and post-game segments of ABC game telecasts, including the popular [...]

BCS National Championship - January 7, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on August 26, 2014

College Football: ESPN Kicks Off 2014 Season with 55 Games & Extensive Studio Coverage Over Six Days

ESPN DICK’s Sporting Goods Kickoff Week Game and Studio Schedules Kickoff Week: Wednesday to Monday Night Football, nine of Top 15 Teams, Extensive Studio Coverage including from Multiple Sites ESPN will kick off the 2014 college football season with national coverage of 55 games in six days as part of the seventh annual DICK’s Sporting [...]

Discover Orange Bowl Game - January 1, 2013

Posted by Michael Humes on August 19, 2014

ESPN and Mid-American Conference Extend Exclusive, Multi-Platform Agreement through 2026-27

• ESPN Acquires Rights to Every MAC Football Game and Men’s Basketball Game • Significant Increase in Basketball and Olympic Sports Coverage on ESPN3 ESPN and the Mid-American Conference (MAC) have announced an extension of their exclusive rights agreement that will deliver record coverage of the conference across multiple ESPN platforms through 2026-27. Highlights of [...]

BCS National Championship - January 7, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on August 15, 2014

College Football Lives at ESPN: From the Season’s First Games to National Championships

More than 450 Games including Teams from All 10 FBS Conferences 55 Games in Six Days During Seventh Annual Kickoff Week More than 45 Games on New SEC Network Exclusive Coverage of New College Football Playoff and Football Championship Subdivision Playoffs Downloadable images ESPN’s 2014 college football schedule – more than 450 games across ESPN, [...]

Todd Blackledge, Holly Rowe and Brad Nessler - August 7, 2013

Posted by Michael Humes on July 31, 2014

College Football: ESPN’s Game and Studio Roster includes more than 100 On-Air Commentators

Downloadable Images Chris Fowler Joins Saturday Night Football with returning Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox SEC Network Lineup includes Brent Musburger, Jesse Palmer & Maria Taylor as Lead Game Team Mack Brown & Butch Davis Join ESPN Todd McShay Moves to Sideline Analyst Role New Play-by-Play Partners for Rod Gilmore, Danny Kanell, Matt Millen, Brock [...]

2011 -- Longhorn Network Launch

Posted by Michael Humes on July 24, 2014

Mack Brown and Butch Davis Join ESPN College Football Coverage

Former college football coaches Mack Brown and Butch Davis have joined ESPN as college football analysts, primarily working on the network’s Saturday studio programming, it was announced today by Mark Gross, ESPN senior vice president, production and remote events. Additionally, both will contribute college football commentary across multiple ESPN platforms throughout the year, including SportsCenter, [...]

FIFA World Cup - July 13, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on July 14, 2014

2014 World Cup Final on ABC: Most-Watched Men’s World Cup Championship Ever

Germany vs. Argentina: Averages 17,324,000 Viewers and 9.1 Rating; 1,800,000 Unique Viewers and 112,100,000 Minutes Viewed on WatchESPN 2014 World Cup ESPN’s Most-Viewed and Highest-Rated Ever Nine Most-Viewed World Cup Matches Ever on ESPN or ESPN2 2014 Event Delivers Most Streamed Sporting Event Ever on WatchESPN 36 of 56 Metered Markets Set Record Rating for [...]

Category: Soccer, World Cup