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NBC Rings Up $1 Billion in Ad Sales for Rio Olympics, 4 Months Faster Than London

Looking at a record haul for 2016 Games

Earlier this year, NBC said ad sales for this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro were pacing ahead of London in 2012. Now NBC Sports can put a number on…

Little Big Shots Draws 14.8 Million Viewers, and NBC Looks to Cash In With Advertisers

6 episodes left to woo new brands

NBC is used to dominating broadcast ratings on Sunday nights, but it usually only happens during football season. The network's Sunday fortunes routinely dry up once Sunday Night Football signs…

What Is Peyton Manning's Post-NFL Career Going to Be Like?

Marketing and broadcasting in star QB's future

Peyton Manning is calling it an NFL career. "I fought the good fight. I have finished my football race. After 18 years, it is time," the defending Super Bowl champion quarterback…

NBC and American Express Will Replace 30 Minutes of Commercials With Sponsored Content

Includes first sales partnership with BuzzFeed

When BuzzFeed announced Thursday it had hired its first executive creative producer to start ramping up content for brands, we didn't think the results would come this quickly. BuzzFeed is working…

How NBC Could Own the Coveted 18-49 Demographic for a Third Year in a Row

Robert Greenblatt on the network's hat trick

NBC won the last two seasons in the adults 18-49 demo, but during last May's upfronts, CBS all but guaranteed it would snatch the demo crown away this season. Instead,…

10 TV Shows You Probably Forgot Debuted Right After the Super Bowl

There've been a few hits, but even more misses

The long-term effect of airing a "special episode" of an established show in the plum Super Bowl lead-out position has waned in recent years. So this year, CBS shook things…

Here’s How Far Super Bowl Marketing Has Come in Its 50-Year History

Timeline: the Big Game by the numbers

During the first Super Bowl a half-century ago, Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi threw a fit when the second-half kickoff had to be done over. The reason? NBC held…

Infographic: Do TV Shows Airing After the Super Bowl Gain Long-Term Viewers?

Usually not, at least in the past 10 years

With the large, and usually record-setting, audience that tunes into the Super Bowl, the network fortunate enough to air it has a prime opportunity to showcase one of its top…

In New Thursday Night Football Deal, CBS Will Share Games With NBC

More visability, and revenue, for the NFL

After sharing the slate of Thursday night NFL games with the nascent NFL Network for the last two seasons, CBS is now forced to share the lucrative franchise with one…

CBS Says It Doesn’t Care if Sunday’s Super Bowl Doesn’t Break Ratings Records

Network poised to surpass NBC’s ad revenue from last year’s game

In one of his first major decisions after becoming CBS Entertainment president in September, Glenn Geller tapped Late Show with Stephen Colbert—and not one of CBS's fledgling prime-time dramas like Supergirl or Limitless—for…

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