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Big Ten Announces New TV Deals With FOX, ESPN And CBS

CHICAGO (AP) — The Big Ten Network will triple its prime-time national TV exposure during football season and add more basketball games in the time slot, thanks to new deals with broadcast partners FOX, ABC/ESPN and CBS. 205 more words


The Big Ten just awarded their commissioner with an enormous bonus

The Big 10 has had a successful few years in sports—particularly football—and commissioner Jim Delany will soon reap the benefits.

According to USA Today, Delany will receive over $20 million in future bonus payments. 316 more words

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Mark Emmert would like to see an eight-team Playoff

NEW YORK — NCAA President Mark Emmert joins the many other voices who would like to see the College Football Playoff expand to eight teams. 229 more words

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Penn State releases Friday night schedule for 2017

The Big Ten on Tuesday announced its Friday night schedule for 2017, a somewhat controversial move that won’t get full participation from the league.

The games, which will be televised by ESPN and Fox, are: 170 more words

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Opinion: Greedy Big Ten decision will damage high school football

It’s never enough, is it? Talking to you, Big Ten. Talking to you, commissioner Jim Delany. You’ll invade Friday night because there’s never enough money for the machinery. 875 more words


Jim Delany reveals Big Ten's plans for prime-time Friday games

As part of a new television package with ESPN/ABC and Fox, the Big Ten will showcase six college football games on Fridays starting next season and continuing through at least 2022. 422 more words

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Jim Delany: 'Too early' to debate two Big Ten teams in College Football Playoff

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two years ago, the college football community had written off his league by Week 2 — of course the Big Ten wouldn’t get any teams into the four-team College Football Playoff. 589 more words

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