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by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 4:35 pm
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Fox is looking for around $150-$200 million from outside investors (team owners)
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Re: Fox is looking for around $150-$200 million from outside investors (team owners)

Here's the direct link to the story... https://nypost.com/2022/06/28/foxs-usfl-seeking-outside-investor-to-help-fund-expansion-sources/?utm_source=twitter_sitebuttons&utm_medium=site%20buttons&utm_campaign=site%20buttons This goes back to rumors we heard in fall 2021. Also they are looking ...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 3:21 pm
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Fox is looking for around $150-$200 million from outside investors (team owners)
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Re: Fox is looking for around $150-$200 million from outside investors (team owners)

Here's the direct link to the story... https://nypost.com/2022/06/28/foxs-usfl-seeking-outside-investor-to-help-fund-expansion-sources/?utm_source=twitter_sitebuttons&utm_medium=site%20buttons&utm_campaign=site%20buttons This goes back to rumors we heard in fall 2021. Also they are looking f...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 10:57 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Playoff Wk - TV Ratings and Predictions
Replies: 14
Views: 306

Re: Playoff Wk - TV Ratings and Predictions

Ok here goes... Saturday - FOX 3pm NJ/Philly in Canton - 1mm The 2 biggest markets but on a great weather day, I think this game would be much higher at night but that's not to be. Great weather in Philly/NJ/NY - maybe a little hot? but sub 90. If heat fatigue and a good game - maybe better ratings...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 10:34 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Playoff Wk - TV Ratings and Predictions
Replies: 14
Views: 306

Re: Playoff Wk - TV Ratings and Predictions

Ok here goes... Saturday - FOX 3pm NJ/Philly in Canton - 1mm The 2 biggest markets but on a great weather day, I think this game would be much higher at night but that's not to be. Great weather in Philly/NJ/NY - maybe a little hot? but sub 90. If heat fatigue and a good game - maybe better ratings...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 8:33 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Philly Inquirer: The USFL will be back
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: Philly Inquirer: The USFL will be back

Here's something else that was interesting from the Bart Andrus interview: >>“What they’ve done here is build a sustainable business model,” Andrus said. “I didn’t even really see that in the XFL during the 2020 season. I just kept saying to myself this isn’t sustainable. They were top heavy in admi...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 1:04 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: FOX EVP: Mike Mulville tweets on USFL
Replies: 0
Views: 83

FOX EVP: Mike Mulville tweets on USFL

Lots of info out of USFL and Fox today... >> Michael Mulvihill @mulvihill79 Look at the rights fee increases earned in the last year by F1, NHL, EPL, MLS. The USFL is already in that class in terms of viewership with room to grow as it gets into more markets.<< https://twitter.com/mulvihill79/status...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 12:40 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: PFT: USFL articles
Replies: 23
Views: 966

PFT: Fox will bring USFL back for a second season

Yes Mike... and NBC and affiliates will broadcast it... Get on Board tool https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2022/06/27/fox-wil-bring-usfl-back-for-a-second-season/ >> The USFL concludes its first season on Sunday. It will have a second season. Fox Sports CEO Eric Shanks tells John Ourand of Spor...
by 4th&long
Tue Jun 28, 2022 12:24 am
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: SBJ: BREAKING - USFL Return confirmed, to play in 2/4 Markets
Replies: 14
Views: 313

Re: SBJ: BREAKING - USFL Return confirmed, to play in 2/4 Markets

Here's my "hook or by crook" games in markets on the cheap pitch to the USFL 2023. I got cut off so here goes: I really don't see them going into 4 markets just yet, but well maybe they can in a neo-hub style. I've posted about this for a while on XFL Board and ArenaFan already Philly is ...
by 4th&long
Mon Jun 27, 2022 10:17 pm
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: Philly Inquirer: The USFL will be back
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Philly Inquirer: The USFL will be back

https://www.inquirer.com/sports/usfl-returns-second-season-philadelphia-stars-20220627.html?cid=Philly.com+Twitter&utm_campaign=Philly.com+Twitter+Account&utm_medium=social&utm_source=t.co >> Daryl Johnston, executive vice president of football operations, didn’t think the level of play ...
by 4th&long
Mon Jun 27, 2022 8:27 pm
Forum: USFL Discussion
Topic: SBJ Media: USFL gets a passing grade - 50% ads sold yr 2
Replies: 0
Views: 54

SBJ Media: USFL gets a passing grade - 50% ads sold yr 2

https://www.sportsbusinessjournal.com/SB-Blogs/Newsletter-Media/2022/06/27.aspx >> USFL Season 2 ads already 50% sold Speaking of selling sponsorships, Fox emerged from the upfront ad sales marketplace with the USFL's second season already more than 50% sold, the network’s Exec VP/Sports Sales Mark ...