Austin was selected over three other finalists: Chicago, Detroit and Charlotte, N.C. There were initially 13 qualified bids for the Olympic-style selection process, with Austin picked to host for four years starting next May 15-18.
The Southeastern Conference and ESPN have announced a 20-year agreement to operate a SEC network that is scheduled to debut in August, 2014.
A star of last night’s ’30 For 30′ special titled “Elway To Marino”, Howard Balzer talks with 105.3 The Fan’s Elf and Slater.
Day 2 of the NFL’s free agency frenzy was highlighted by Bush’s move to the Lions and Welker switching from one all-time great quarterback, Tom Brady, to another, Peyton Manning.
Texas Motor Speedway is hoping to lure in big money and the spotlight when it comes to extreme sports.
The BCS title game’s preliminary television rating is up from last season, but the lopsided score kept viewership down.
Torri Hunter answers the question “is he bitter about the Josh Hamilton Deal?” An ESPN commentator takes things too far. No, this time we really mean it. And find out some of the ridiculous ways […]
The college football playoff system will be televised on ESPN for 12 years once it starts after the 2014 season.
The Big 12 and Southeastern Conference have agreed to a 12-year deal with ESPN for the rights to the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans.
Stephen, Please! ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith came under fire Thursday for using a racial slur on Thursday’s edition of First Take. The comment happened during a discussion of whether or not Kobe Bryant will play in […]
Texas coach Mack Brown once welcomed the Longhorn Network. Now he sounds like he’d rather do without it. Brown says he “didn’t ask for” the network
The Big 12 has reached an agreement with ESPN and Fox Sports on a 13-year contract reportedly worth $2.6 billion to televise football and men’s basketball through 2024-25.