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Anyone for The Ocho? With nothing to broadcast, US sports TV burrows into the past | Sport

The most haunting reminder of America’s pandemic-driven sports hibernation is brought to you, fittingly enough, by All-State. The latest of the insurance company’s ads stars pitchman Dennis Haysbert (aka President Palmer, aka Pedro Cerrano) at home bingeing college hoops with friends. Just as the faux contest intensifies, the 30-second spot …

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CBS tried hiring Peyton Manning before giving Tony Romo $180 million

CBS tried hiring Peyton Manning before giving Tony Romo $180 million

Before ultimately signing Tony Romo to a contract with a full value of $180 million over 10 years, CBS offered Peyton Manning Romo’s job, The Post has learned. With CBS’ apprehension so great about where Romo’s salary might be headed and with ESPN so eager to sign him, CBS called …

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NFL analyst Tony Romo agrees to $17M per year to stay at CBS

NFL analyst Tony Romo agrees to $17M per year to stay at CBS

Tony Romo has agreed to the largest sports analyst contract in TV history, a deal to remain at CBS which will prevent him from reaching the free-agent market, where ESPN was poised to aggressively bid for him, The Post has learned. The contract will pay Romo around $17 million per …

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CBS Cancels ‘Hawaii Five-0’ and Fans React With Shock and Heartbreak

Ian Anthony Dale as Adam Noshimuri and Alex O

It’s the end of the line for Hawaii Five-0. The CBS reboot will conclude with the current season, the network announced Feb. 28. The show — a reimagining of the hit series that originally ran from 1968 to 1980 — premiered in 2010 and is in its 10th season.  The …

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CBS News head calls threats against Gayle King reprehensible

CBS News head calls threats against Gayle King reprehensible

NEW YORK (AP) — The CBS News chief called threats against journalist Gayle King “reprehensible” Saturday as backlash grew against rapper Snoop Dogg and others critical of King for an interview where she asked about a sexual assault charge against the late Kobe Bryant. Snoop Dogg had threatened King online …

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Gayle King noticeably absent from ‘CBS This Morning’ after trashing network over interview clip

“CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King was strikingly absent from her show on Friday after she criticized her network.

“CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King was strikingly absent from her show on Friday after she criticized her network. “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King was noticeably absent from her show on Friday after trashing CBS News for distributing an “out-of-context” clip that enraged fans of late NBA legend Kobe Bryant …

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