Yahoo! Sports and FoxSports.com both powered past ESPN.com in the latest comScore rankings. We ask Ken Fuchs and Brian Marshall of Yahoo! what they’re doing different from the WWL…MORE
Thousands of ex-players are suing the NFL. Fewer kids play tackle football each year. The league dropped in popularity in latest Harris Poll. Is it possible that pro football could go the way of boxing and horse racing?…MORE
Dan Marino, the married former Miami Dolphins great turned CBS analyst, fathered a love child with a network production assistant in 2005, the New York Post reported Thursday. Marino’s scheduled to work CBS’ coverage of Super Bowl XLVII Sunday…MORE
Notre Dame middle linebacker Mantai Te’o’s NFL endorsement career may be over before it even gets started due to his imaginary girlfriend. “If you can’t believe him about his girlfriend, how can you believe him with a product in his hand? asks sports marketing expert Bob Dorfman…MORE
Super Bowl XLVII coaches Jim and John Harbaugh could become the next big sibling sports endorsers on Madison Avenue. Their biggest money potential is if they appear together ala the Mannings.
Madison Square Garden auctioning autographed paintings of Justin Tuck, Tyson Chandler, Henrik Lundqvist and The Sopranos…Giants’ Tuck likes Ravens over 49ers…Lance Armstrong finished as endorser on Madison Avenue…Budweiser salutes Stan “The Man” Musial…MORE
ESPN must be jealous: CBS will kick off pre-game programming for Super Bowl XLVII six days before the game. CBS’ Les Moonves jokes about Janet Jackson. CBS Sports Network’s David Berson takes on the WWL and Bill Cowher contradicts himself on a coaching return…MORE
The new ’60 Minutes Sports’ reports tonight that Lance Armstrong tried to “donate” $250,000 to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Travis Tygart of USADA also likens Armstrong and his enablers to a “Mafia” that intimidated other riders into doping…MORE