Urban Meyer to FOX Sports College Football

Urban Meyer is a huge get for FOX Sports foray into college football.  The former Ohio State coach has joined the network according to multiple reports. Meyer will be a part of a new Saturday morning pregame show which will compete head-to-head with ESPN’s College GameDay. FOX has gradually increased its coverage in recent years. Beginning with Saturday weekly games in 2012. Meyer was a strong product at ESPN before leaving to coach at Ohio State, and most would assume that ESPN would be the first choice. But according to Andrew Marchand of the New York Post, the boys out […]

Red Sox-Dodgers World Series TV Ratings predictably down

Per Nielsen, television ratings for the Red Sox-Dodges five-game series dropped 25% compared to last year’s Astros-Dodgers telecasts. As expected most people didn’t want to tune into what was in many ways a boring World Series. Not great pitching or scoring.  A seven and a half hour Game 3 lasting until 3:30 a.m. on the east coast was exciting for those who could stay awake.  It also became apparent after Game 4 that the Red Sox were the vastly superior team. Still Major League Baseball managed to average 14 million viewers, according to Nielsen, and that’s not bad. The NHL […]