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NBCUniversal and Capital One Partner for College Bowl Reboot

Summer quiz show, hosted by Peyton Manning, will give away $1 million in tuition.

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How the Pandemic Super-Charged Broadcast’s Interest in Women’s Sports

Programming & Performance

Leagues like NWSL, returning tonight, are seeing audience gains.

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Nielsen, Networks Face Off Over Pandemic TV Audience Measurement

Programming & Performance

The Video Advertising Bureau says the measurement firm “systemically under-counted” viewers in 2020.

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Streamers Eye Sports Rights as a Way to Stand Out With Subscribers

Streaming & OTT

Streamers like Paramount+ and Peacock are building up their sports portfolios.

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Scripps’ OTT News Network Newsy Heads to Linear TV This Fall

Streaming & OTT

The planned expansion comes as the company is leaning into cord-cutting and free TV.

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MTV Entertainment Group Taps Jason White as CMO

Programming & Performance

White replaces Jacqueline Parkes, who stepped down at the end of 2020.

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Guy Fieri to Stay at Food Network in 3-Year Exclusive Deal

Programming & Performance

The celebrity chef will also develop new shows for the channel and for Discovery+.

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Bridgerton Breakout Regé-Jean Page Won’t Return for Season 2

Streaming & OTT

But costar Phoebe Dynevor will continue on Bridgerton.

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Adult Swim Jr. Debuts in April Fools’ Faux Rebrand, With Wendy’s Tie-In

Briefly

Rick and Morty Babies among kid-friendly versions of network’s shows.

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CBS Revives CSI, Bringing Back William Petersen and Jorja Fox

TV Upfronts

‘Sequel’ series CSI: Vegas will debut next season.

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Stronger-Than-Expected Economic Boom to Boost 2021 US Ad Revenue

Programming & Performance

Magna increases full-year forecast to $240 billion, a $10 billion lift from an earlier projection.

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Fox RSNs Rebrand to Bally Sports, Just in Time for MLB Opening Day

Programming & Performance

Sinclair will debut an interactive streaming app in the coming weeks.

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Univision Debuts PrendeTV, a Free Streamer for US Hispanics

Briefly

It's the first big project from the network's new owners and executive team.

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USA Extends Deal for WWE’s NXT, Continuing Live Sports Push

The weekly live wrestling show moves to Tuesday nights.

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Disney+ and ESPN+ Land on Comcast’s Xfinity Platforms

The two Disney brands are the latest major streaming services to arrive for X1 and Flex subscribers.