Sports Media

Football ratings down on weekend of boycott

Oct 3, 2017

NFL viewership is down for the fourth straight weekend, this time when conservative groups called for a boycott because of the players who had used the national anthem to protest against police treatment of minorities

The Latest: Parole official: Simpson will live in Vegas area

Oct 2, 2017

A Nevada parole official says O.J. Simpson plans to live at a home in the Las Vegas area for the foreseeable future

Hockey broadcaster Dave Strader dies of cancer at 62

Oct 1, 2017

Hockey broadcaster Dave Strader has died after battling bile duct cancer for over a year

Earnhardt rises as NASCAR's conscience in farewell season

Sep 30, 2017

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has grabbed a bullhorn in his final season and demanded change on matters big and small in NASCAR

GOP candidate for Ohio governor pulls ad over NFL protests

Sep 29, 2017

A Republican congressman running for Ohio governor has pulled a $20,000 television ad from an upcoming NFL broadcast over protests by players kneeling during the national anthem

Pearl Jam and Chicago Cubs combine in film 'Let's Play Two'

Sep 29, 2017

Pearl Jam and the Chicago Cubs combine in the new documentary film 'Let's Play Two,' which tells the story of the World Series win to the soundtrack of songs like 'Last Exit' and 'Jeremy'

Recovering Congressman Steve Scalise talks to CBS

Sep 27, 2017

Steve Scalise, the Republican congressman shot in June by a gunman who attacked a congressional baseball team practice, will give his first television interview to CBS' "60 Minutes" this weekend

NFL opts not to react to Trump's anthem kneel 'rule' tweet

Sep 27, 2017

President Donald Trump is keeping up his running commentary on the NFL

Chiefs retain top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Falcons remain 2nd

Sep 26, 2017

Chiefs retain top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Falcons remain No. 2; Cowboys jump to No. 5

Nielsen: Football ratings off 11 percent this year

Sep 26, 2017

The Nielsen company said ratings for NFL games shown to a national audience are down 11 percent compared to last year