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The Nominees for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy Awards

The nominees are out. A few interesting developments for this year’s Emmys. In the play-by-play category, Al Michaels is noticeably absent. Marv Albert, Mike Breen, Joe Buck, Bob Costas (?) and Mike Emrick are nominees. I guess the Academy decided to put Bob in this category in addition to his customary Studio Host nomination. For […]

NFL Network and NFL.com Bring Judy Battista into the Fold

Just announced today by NFL Media, veteran New York Times beat reporter Judy Battista will join NFL Network and NFL.com in August. She joins a very good stable of reporters including Albert Breer, Ian Rapoport and others. This has not the greatest of years for the Times as it has lost Nate Silver, college basketball […]

NFL Media Celebrates A Total of 24 Sports Emmy Nominations

NFL Media comprising of NFL Network, NFL Films and NFL.com received what it says was 24 Sports Emmy nominations. While the official National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences lists 17, NFL Media is also counting collaborations with other networks like HBO, CBS/Showtime and the like. In the major categories, Rich Eisen, Inside the NFL, […]

Super Bowl XLVII Sets Streaming Record

In just its second year of online streaming, the Super Bowl was able to increase the number of online steams from 2012. The National Football League says the stream of the Baltimore Ravens vs. the San Francisco 49ers attracted three million unique users up 46% from Super Bowl XLVI. In addition, those users generated 10 […]

NFL Network's Complete 2012 Preseason Game Schedule

As it has for the month of August since it began, NFL Network will air most or all of the NFL’s preseason games. All 65 games will be shown on the network, 11 of which will be live. This includes the annual Hall of Fame Game in Canton, OH which kicks off the preseason. Normally, […]

NFL Gives Fans Access To Coaches Films Online

Here’s something for you. The NFL has announced that fans who love their football will now have access to the coaches films on NFL.com. Once only available to the media and to the coaches and players themselves, fans will now be able to see the films through the NFL website and through two tablet apps, […]

NFL.com & NFL Network Announce 2012 Regular Season Schedule on Tuesday

Here’s something that was just announced by the National Football League. The entire 2012 regular season schedule will be made public at 7 p.m. Tuesday on NFL Network. The show is called aptly, “The 2012 Schedule Release Show” and it will last three hours. Rich Eisen hosts and he’ll be joined by NFL Network analysts […]

NFL Network & NFL.com Announce New On-Air & Site Hires

NFL Media has announced the hiring of four reporters who will appear on NFL Network and/or write for NFL.com. Kim Jones who was last of YES Network as a Yankees beat reporter and WFAN as a part-time host joins NFL Network as an on-air reporter. She will be the New York-based reporter for NFLN. Aditi […]

NFL Unveils New Logos

The NFL continues to evolve in the 21st Century. It changed its iconic shield back in 2008, reducing the number of stars in its original logo from 25 to 8. And starting in April during the draft, the NFL will unveil all new logos for NFL Network, NFL.com, NFL Mobile, NFL Films and NFL RedZone. […]

NFL Media Group Combines For 14 Sports Emmy Award Nods

NFL Media which consists of NFL Network, NFL Films and NFL.com received a total of 14 Sports Emmy Award nominations Tuesday. This includes Outstanding Game Analyst for Mike Mayock of NFL Network who did great work on Thursday Night Football in 2011 stabilizing a position that had been in flux since Cris Collinsworth left for […]

More Than 2 Million Watched Super Bowl XLVI Online

NBC and the National Football League have announced that 2.1 million people watched the very first legal online stream of the Super Bowl this past Sunday. It marks the largest online audience for a sporting event. In 2011, the NFL announced it would allow NBC to stream Super Bowl XLVI. CBS had requested to stream […]

NFL To Provide Multi-Platform Experience For New Series

This week, NFL Network will premiere a new series, “The Top 100: Players of 2011″. This is a follow-up to “The Top 100: The NFL’s Greatest Players” and the format will be similar. As with the Greatest Players series, each of the Top 100 will be presented by players, coaches and reporters who admire the […]

NFL Network/NFL Films/NFL.com Look At Their Sports Emmy Award Nominations

The NFL’s official outlets received their share of Sports Emmy nominations today. A first time nomination for NFL GameDay Morning in the Outstanding Weekly Studio Show category goes to NFL Network. NFL Films received nominations for the co-produced “Lombardi” documentary with HBO Sports. And NFL Films received two nominations for its work on the Showtime/CBS […]

You Watched The NFL Scouting Combine in Record Numbers

This just in from NFL Network, we find that 6.6 million people watched last week’s Scouting Combine which is way up from the 5.2 million that watched last year. I only watch for Rich Eisen running the 40 on the last day, but this is stunning how people just love to watch the prospects for […]

NFL Network’s Programs & Other Things Through Next Tuesday

Finally dug out, but not confident that I’ll be able to get to and from my driveway as the snow stuck quite a bit. We’ll see tomorrow. Anyway, throughout the night, I’ll be catching up on stuff that I could not get to while digging out of the big snowstorm today. Keep your feeds updated. […]

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