Fox Sports 1, The ESPN "Alternative," Starts In August, And Regis…

"Fans are ready for an alternative to the establishment," reads the press release announcing the Aug. 17 launch of Fox Sports 1. That's how big ESPN is: In the sports world, Rupert Murdoch is considered the scrappy alternative. » 3/05/13 3:22pm 3/05/13 3:22pm

The Murdoch Mad Genius Who Gave Us Game Scores, A Dancing NFL Robot,…

There was a very quiet announcement on Monday: David Hill—a man most people haven't heard of, but whose innovations you know all too well—is leaving Fox Sports. Hill ran Fox Sports since its creation in 1993, and his departure sent sports media geeks into a tizzy: » 7/27/12 10:39am 7/27/12 10:39am

Fox Considering Launching Its Own National Sports Network

After conquering most of the cable news market, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is now taking aim at the Worldwide Leader, and is in the process of launching their own 24-hour national sports network. » 3/28/12 4:15pm 3/28/12 4:15pm

ESPN Inexplicably Whitewashes Rick Reilly Column To Remove Rupert…

In the Reilly column we dissected earlier, there was a throwaway line, a very Rick Reilly sort of pop culture reference. » 7/15/11 3:11pm 7/15/11 3:11pm