Representatives from 16 of the biggest agencies in New York packed into the upscale Edison Ballroom for the NFL's annual Media Agency Fantasy Draft Party on Thursday night. The shops—Horizon, OMD/Optimum Sports, Initiative, Havas, Optimedia,...Show More Summary
Thursday night football games have done their job for CBS by helping it promote new programs, build up its Monday programming and show fewer repeats.
With Michigan's season opener against Utah taking place next Thursday night, we are nearly one week away from the start of Big Ten football. And with Wisconsin taking on Alabama and Ohio State facing Virginia Tech, the conference should...Show More Summary
Thursday night's cable ratings.
On Thursday morning, Tony Dungy of NBC’s Football Night in America appeared on The Dan Patrick Show, and Dungy confirmed that former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning was concerned about the locker room at Gillette Stadium being bugged during games played there. On Thursday evening, Rodney Harrison of NBC’s Football Night in America responded during his…
Metrorail open an hour late for Thursday night's preseason game.
'Big Brother' still wins the night, albeit down a shade from the previous Thursday. read more
Thursday marked the first NFL game of any kind for rookies on the Saints and that’s a momentous occasion for any football player. Running back Tim Hightower isn’t a rookie, but Thursday night was a pretty big one for him as well. Hightower had not played in an NFL game since running for 28 yards…
Thursday night's cable ratings.
The NFL was back with exhibition football on Thursday night, which opened the first full week of the 2015 preseason. The action definitely didn't disappoint. Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah shined in his pro debut, while Melvin Gordon of the San Diego Chargers did not. Show More Summary
Says she’ll still be involved in other ESPN college football coverage.
Thursday night marked the start of a highly-anticipated sophomore season for Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel. Has he improved his game? Will we see a more mature Johnny Football in 2015? While we didn’t get any definitive answers during the Browns’ 20-17 loss to Washington, Manziel did give us reason to be optimistic with an impressive […]
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady made a cameo appearance on the football field Thursday night. Earlier in the day, the lawyers handling the litigation regarding his suspension spent more time than that trying to resolve the case. Via Albert Breer of NFL Media, talks continued between the lawyers on Thursday, a day after the lawyers, Brady,…
Chaminade held an intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday night, and one of the standouts was sophomore running back Andrew Van Buren, the MVP of the JV team last season.
Bryce Dixon will be reinstated to USC, but not to the football team, the university announced Thursday night.
Watch Thursday Night Football, Australian style, live online with a hard-hitting clash between two of the top four teams in the National Rugby League as the North Queensland Cowboys — tied for first place on the NRL ladder — host the...Show More Summary
The pros could play in shorts with flags hanging at their waists, and fans would still flock to Thursday night’s Week 1 preseason matchup between the Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins. These two football organizations are intertwined into the very fabric of their communities. Show More Summary
The Pro Football Hall of Fame had its gold jacket presentation event Thursday night in advance of Saturday’s induction ceremony. And deflate-gate, thank goodness, has made its way to Canton, Ohio. Former Green Bay Packers executive...Show More Summary
Former NFL personnel executive Ron Wolf got his gold jacket on Thursday night ahead of his induction into the “contributors” portion of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Among those who were there to congratulate him was NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. As they shook hands, Wolf had some encouraging words for Goodell, and it was […]
Sunday, Sept. 20 will be a good night for television fans and football fans alike when Fox NFL Sunday sets out to air live from the 67th Emmy Awards red carpet, the network announced Thursday at the Television Critics Association fall previews. Show More Summary