Found December 05, 2012 on The Queensbury Rules:
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So this is what the ESPN marketing/programming agreement" with HBO Sports has given us, per a news release Wednesday: overload coverage across all the ESPN networks this week featuring of Manny Pacquiao Vs. Juan Manuel Marquez 4 Saturday on pay-per-view. I suppose I should say "coverage," since some of this isn't about journalism and is, rather, straightforward marketing. It's the phrase in the news release announcing the deal back in September, and in the one Tuesday. As a journalism practitioner, it's sad to me that a business deal had to be reached for boxing to get this kind of play on "the worldwide leader." As a boxing fan, I love the exposure. But I also wish ESPN would care about boxing outside of this agreement. Back in September, when the deal was announced a little bit before the middleweight pay-per-view clash between champion Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr., ESPN didn't go quite as beserk as it's going for...
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