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No NFL Hall of Fame game in 2020
June 26, 2020

The effects of COVID-19 continue to be felt, as the NFL announces it will cancel the 2020 Hall of Fame game scheduled for Canton, OH, along with the Hall of Fame induction ceremonies. The exhibition game is the first of the NFL season,

NFL cancels Hall of Fame game
June 26, 2020

The effects of COVID-19 continue to be felt, even as Major League Baseball attempts to launch a truncated season.  On June 25, the NFL announced it was cancelling its annual Hall of Fame game in Canton, OH.  Dan Lovallo talks about that and more

MLB cheating scandal dominates media
June 22, 2020

Major League Baseball's cheating scandal, which led to the dismal of three managers, has dominated the sports media landscape this week.  But other stories also made news, including high ratings for the college football national championship game bet

No MLB yet
June 20, 2020

Despite what some may say is a deal between Major League Baseball and the players association, there is no agreement yet and that could mean no major league baseball on television for awhile in 2020, if at all.  As sports return in the USA,

No baseball deal yet and golf ratings soar
June 20, 2020

Despite what some may say is a deal between Major League Baseball and the players association, there is no agreement yet and that could mean no major league baseball on television for awhile in 2020, if at all.  As sports return in the USA, during Co

MLB draft a hit, as sports slowly return
June 12, 2020

It might not have been the NFL, but the MLB draft was a hit June 10 in the TV ratings.  In the return of the Sports Media Beat, I review the ratings and also comment on the unrest that has occurred in the United States.

MLB draft a hit, as sports slowly return
June 12, 2020

It might not have been the NFL, but the MLB draft was a hit June 10 in the TV ratings.  In the return of the Sports Media Beat, I review the ratings and also comment on the unrest that has occurred in the United States.  Here is the link to the

Corona virus impacts sports
March 12, 2020

Covid-19 is impacting sports at all levels and in this podcast I touch on some of the effects. I also look at the latest ratings, the new PGA TV deal and more.

Corona virus impacts sports
March 12, 2020

Covid-19 is impacting sports at all levels and in this podcast I touch on some of the effects. I also look at the latest ratings, the new PGA TV deal and more.

NBC Sports radio future and Tokyo games
March 06, 2020

Is the future of NBC Sports radio hanging in the balance? And what about the Summer Olympic games in Tokyo. I talk about that, plus the latest XFL ratings and much, much more in this podcast. And don’t forget to visit https://sportsmediabeat.