The Oregon Ducks could have the most players selected in the 2015 NFL draft of any Pac-12 program. Leading the charge is quarterback Marcus Mariota. The Heisman Trophy winner out of Hawaii figures to go early Thursday night. Defensive...Show More Summary
CBS and NFL Network have rolled out the “Thursday Night Football” TV schedule for the 2015 NFL season, with CBS airing the games in September and October before NFL Network takes over for November and most of December. One December....
NBC has taken the wraps off its lineup of “Sunday Night Football” NFL games, with the season kicking off on the network Thursday, Sept. 10. That night’s “NFL Kickoff 2015? lineup will feature the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots,...
The peacock is back once again with the highest rated series in network primetime. This year’s Sunday Night Football lineup once again includes the two premier Thursday games on Opening Night and Thanksgiving Night as well as two playoff games. Show More Summary
Rejoice America! You now know the order in which your favorite NFL team will play the games you already knew were on its schedule! The whole idea of the schedule release drama (and leaks of the schedule release drama) is one of the more absurd elements of the NFL’s vicegrip on America. Show More Summary
More dual broadcasts on Thursday evening. The NFL has released the full Thursday Night Football schedule for the 2015 season. The schedule includes 16 games that will be split between two networks. While the first game of the season falls on Thursday, Sept. Show More Summary
For the second straight year, two late-season Saturday games will be part of the CBS/NFL Network Thursday Night Football schedule. But this year, those games are spread across two Saturdays. Last year both of the NFL’s Saturday games were in Week 16, but this year the league has scheduled the Jets at Dallas for Week…
As was the case a season ago, the Bengals and Browns will meet in Cincinnati on “Thursday Night Football” in November. Zac Jackson of Fox Sports Ohio reports the Bengals will host Cleveland on Thursday, November 5. The teams split a pair of games a season ago, with the Browns winning 24-3 at Cincinnati on…
The Arena Football League will kickoff its third week of action on Thursday night. The AFL’s 12 teams are split into two conferences (National and American) with each conference broken down into two divisions. The Las Vegas Outlaws are the lone expansion team this year. Show More Summary
On Thursday night, the 2014 NFL season kicked off with the Seattle Seahawks’ resounding victory over the Green Bay Packers. Thousands of fantasy football leagues launch this week as well. One possible Week 1 matchup: “Show Me Your TDs” vs. Show More Summary
Miami lost to Stanford in the NIT final on Thursday night. It was not because of a lack of school spirit on the part of former Hurricanes football player Michael Irvin. That is — by far — the hardest anyone has cheered during a basketball game at Madison Square Garden this year.
Is this one of the worst, or best, haircuts in the history of football?! On Thursday night in South America, the latest round of the Brazilian Cup took place, and minnows Remo drew 1-1 with Atlético PR. Remo’s 35-year-old midfielder Ratinho focused plenty of attention during the game for his new haircut. With several hexagon panels shaved into his head, Ratinho’s […]
Brazil will play France on Thursday night in a big international soccer friendly from the Stade de France in Paris.
Spanish football TV show El Chiringuito, which is known for being a TV tabloid, made a bold claim on Thursday night. According to the show’s chief yard-spinner Francois Gallardo, Real Madrid have this week sent a representative to Juventus to sign Paul Pogba. Pogba, has of course, been linked to a variety of Europe’s top clubs, with FC Barcelona […]
"Texas has oil. Notre Dame has football. Neither should apologize." That quote is one of many great ones widely attributed to Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., who passed away at the age of 97 on Thursday night. The president of NotreShow More Summary
Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, who reshaped the University of Notre Dame from a Catholic college known for its football team into an academic force, died late on Thursday night, the school said in a statement. Hesburgh, one of the premier Catholic...Show More Summary
The company continues to see significant growth in retransmission fees, which led to an 11% growth in affiliate and subscription fees for the quarter. CBS benefited from Thursday Night Football and higher political spending, which boosted the advertising revenues during the December quarter. Show More Summary
In addition to its record-breaking five consecutive weeks of post-premiere audience growth in Live + Same Day, EMPIRE’s Adults 18-49 L7 average (5.9/17) is now tied with CBS’ Thursday Night Football
Mike Florio of NBC’s Pro Football Talk is no stranger to controversy. Florio, who has his own radio show with PFT Live and is a studio contributor on Football Night in America, stirred the pot on Thursday when he wrote a story aboutShow More Summary
Come September, college football fans will be waking up to a new, albeit familiar face as the host of ESPN’s “College GameDay.” The network announced Thursday night that Rece Davis will take over for Chris Fowler as host of the show. Fowler had hosted “GameDay” since 1990. Last year, after signing a contract extension that […]