Morning Journal- November 12, 2009

Welcome to Thursday.  Enjoy these sports media news items to begin your day…

John Weinbach at the LA Times looks at the potential impact of league-owned television networks carrying more live games

John Ourand, writing for, explores how, in difficult times, newtworks are still spending money of rights fees for sports

Arianna Huffington at the Huffington Post says her site will now have a sports section

Dave Kindred writing at the National Sports Journalism Center at Indiana University tells us how he puts together his columns

Michael David Smith at Pro Football Talk looks at the dominance of the NFL on television

Falcons Biz looks at the boost in ratings for the Falcons thus far this season…

Jim Williams at the Washington Examiner looks at the Redskins ratings from last week

Bob Wolfley at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports on how the Packers fared in a recent Sporting News survey

Toni Monkovic at the NY Times looks at the NFL Network slate of games this season...

David Barron at the Houston Chronicle looks at Houston Texan players making appearances on local sports talk radio

Mel Bracht at the Oklahoman looks at Chad Ochocinco’s appearance on Versus’ Sports Soup

Ed Sherman at Crains Chicago Business gives a look inside his new book...Ed also talks about those who will not see tonight’s Bears/49’ers game on NFL Network…

Pete Dougherty at the Albany Times Union reports that Mets Hot Stove will be returning to SNY…Pete also talks about local expanded pre and post game local coverage of Sienna basketball

The latest Phillies Nation podcast features MLB Network’s Trenni Kusnierek

Jessica Heslam at the Boston Herald reports on a feud between ESPN’s Bill Simmons and one WEEI sports radio show

Stuart Elliott at the Times looks at a new Spike TV sports themed program debuting early next year

USA Today has the story of enhanced viewing of Memphis Grizzlies games on the web.,..

Whitney Snyder at Huffington Post talks with Sports Illustrated’s Peter King on his new book and other issues in the NFL…

Steve Lapore at Puck the Media looks at some program ideas for the NHL Network

Kartick Krishnaiyer at Major League Soccer Talk says MLS ratings out surpass the EPL

Radio Online reports that ESPN Deportes Radio is growing in Florida...

Greg Rosenstien at the Indiana Daily Student has the report on the return to IU of Fox’ Joe Buck

Chris at World Cup Blog looks at ESPN’s new World Cup ratings tool...

Sean Clores of the Fairfield Mirror talks about his role broadcasting Fairfield University Basketball...


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