First came Verizon with a new sports package, now enter Cox. The MSO began introducing new sports programming tier Sports Pak 2 in some markets this week. The tier includes NFL Network, NFL RedZone, World Fishing Network, Outside TV and Universal Sports and costs $10/month. More details on the sports package here.

More top stories in today’s CableFAX Daily:

 
With Vodafone in talks to sell its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless to Verizon, Macquarie’s Amy Yong suggests it may try to go after Liberty Global.
 
 
Everyone is gearing up for college football. And there’s a new TV Everywhere deal to prove it.

The Daily

Subscribe

DirecTV, DISH Merger Still Possible

AT&T found a way to offload a stake in its US video business, but this likely isn’t the end of the road for DirecTV. A combo with DISH is still possible.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB? VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.