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Disney+, Hulu Basic & ESPN+ Offered as $12.99 Bundle; Available November

The next chapter in “The Great Streaming Wars of 2020” was revealed on Tuesday by Disney CEO Bob Iger – a move that many saw coming. During the company’s third-quarter earnings call with Wall Street analysts, Iger revealed that it will bundle Disney+, Hulu’s basic on-demand tier and ESPN+ for $12.99 a month, and will […]

NFL SuperPro: Marvel and ESPN Homage Classic Comic Covers for Draft

NFL SuperPro: Marvel and ESPN Homage Classic Comic Covers for Football Players

Move over, Phil Grayfield! Marvel Comics and ESPN have teamed up to produce a series of homage variant covers for top football players. Marvel posted the covers on their website, though they originally debuted on television back in April for the NFL draft. But hey, maybe you’ve had too many concussions and you can’t remember […]

ESPN Will Host Apex Legends Competitions at 2019 ESPYS and X Games

ESPN Will Host Apex Legends Competitions at 2019 ESPYS and X Games

You’ll soon be seeing some Apex Legends competitions on ESPN programming as they’re headed to the 2019 ESPYS and X Games Minneapolis 2019. This morning, ESPN announced the creation of EXP, a new event series featuring esports competitions at ESPN-owned events, the first of which will be with Electronic Arts. These competitions will be a […]

ESPN Releases Schedule For Inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship

ESPN Releases Schedule For Inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship

As we head into ESPN’s inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship for 2019, we now have a full schedule for all the games involved this weekend. Five different games will have qualifying matches as well as proper tournament bracket eliminations between May 10th-12th, including Hearthstone, Overwatch, Starcraft II, Street Fighter V, and Heroes of the Storm. Check […]

XFL 2020 Kickoff Includes TV Deals with ABC/ESPN, FOX Sports

Looking to move out from underneath the shadow of the recently shuttered Alliance of American Football (AAF) as well as learn from its own disastrous past (with the hopes of not repeating it), WWE head Vince McMahon‘s XFL has announced multi-year deals with both ESPN and FOX Sports to televise league games beginning with the […]


The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #5-#1

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]

‘Captain Marvel’ Footage is Coming During the College Football Playoff National Championship

Much like how Marvel Studios dropped additional footage of Black Panther earlier this year during the the College Football Playoff National Championship, they’ll be doing the same for Captain Marvel during the 2019 game. MarvelousRealm on Twitter shared this snippet of a video from EPSN, which seemingly confirms that new footage for the film is coming on January 7th during […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #25-#21

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]


‘Captain Marvel’ Trailer Will Debut During Monday Night Football

After SO MUCH back and forth on the Twitterverse today (read: this week) about the upcoming slate of expected Marvel Studios trailers, we apparently have confirmation on at least one new MCU trailer for Monday, December 3rd- Captain Marvel.   According to our pals over at TrailerTrack, we’re getting a new Captain Marvel trailer drop during Monday […]

2019 NFL Draft: ABC Airing All Days; Two Nights Original Primetime Coverage

The combination of making the game look prettier, giving fans different ways to watch, the growth of fantasy football, and more states looking to legalize gambling created a “perfect storm” for the National Football League (NFL). Over the past twenty years, the NFL’s growth is nearly unprecedented – and with that growth came a lot […]

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Overwatch League Finds a Broadcast Home with ABC and ESPN

While we’ve all had the ability to watch the Overwatch League on Twitch throughout their inaugural season, Blizzard just made a new deal for TV. Today it was announced on ESPN that Blizzard signed a new multiyear deal that will bring the league’s games to ABC and ESPN network stations. This deal starts tonight with […]

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New England Patriots’ Julian Edelman Suspended for PED Violation

The New England Patriots have a reputation that changes based on whether or not you’re a fan. For those who love them, they’re the greatest team ever. For those who hate them, they’re a group of cheaters that should be run out of the league. Videotaping other teams practices and under inflated footballs have added […]





2018 Spelling Bee Spotlight: A Look at Some of This Year’s Student Spellers

When a record-breaking 516 champion spellers (ages 8 to 15, from all 50 states and around the world) descend upon National Harbor, Maryland, for the 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, they’re doing it for two reasons: to see who has the strongest “word fu” when the dust settles from one of pop culture’s brainier battles — […]

Spelling Bee R-E-W-I-N-D: A Look Back at the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

When a record-breaking 516 champion spellers (ages 8 to 15, from all 50 states and around the world) descend upon National Harbor, Maryland, for the 91st Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, they’re doing it for two reasons: to see who has the strongest “word fu” when the dust settles from one of pop culture’s brainier battles — […]