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*CBS’s decision to yank Rihanna’s intro to its inaugural broadcast of “Thursday Night Football” last week was explained by the network as too frivolous to follow the serious tone of its pre-game show covering the Ray Rice controversy. But, if you ask social media, CBS likely felt awkward presenting an artist whose own dealing with domestic … Continue reading CBS Pulls Rihanna’s NFL Intro for Good After She Trashes Network
*With the name of Washington’s professional football team under scrutiny for being offensive to Native Americans, reps from the two broadcast networks airing games next season have commented on the controversy and revealed what freedom their talent will have in using, or choosing not to use the team name in their coverage. “We don’t tell … Continue reading What Will Networks Do About the Redskins Name this Season?
*Mariah Carey and No Doubt have been announced as performers for the hour-long NFL pre-game show ahead of the season’s first game on Sept. 5, while Cee Lo Green will handle the intro to NFL Network’s “Thursday Night Football” this year. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Before the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys kick … Continue reading NFL Drafts Mariah Carey for Kickoff, Cee Lo for ‘Thursday’