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(The Detroit Lions and New York Giants faced off on Monday Night Football in week two.Al Bello/Getty) The NFL's TV ratings were down again in week two, and a Jefferies analyst has projected that its TV partners could lose out on $200 million or more,

Patriots QB Tom Brady during the 2017 NFL opener against the Chiefs on Sept. 7. (AP) Nielsen had to delay its release of the television ratings for Week 1 of the new NFL season due to Hurricane Irma. Now the Week 1 ratings are out—and they aren’t good

Since Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) signed a deal in February to acquire CBS Radio Inc. for roughly $1 billion from CBS Corp. (CBS) , shares of the radio station operator have fallen 29% amid a sluggish advertising market. The arrest on Wednesday, Sept. 6, of WFAN sports talk show host Craig Carton on charges of securities fraud, wire fraud and conspiracy to commit those offenses adds another challenge for chief executive David Field, who back in the winter trumpeted the CBS Radio acquisition as "enabling us to deliver local connection on a national scale and drive accelerated growth." For the moment, Carton's arrest has forced New York's WFAN to scramble to replace the high-profile co-host

Amazon is planning to run traditional, national TV ads during NFL streams this year. The company has been touting its unique measurement capabilities in its pitches to advertisers. Down the road, Amazon, YouTube and others will have an opportunity to reinvent TV advertising.

With football season less than a month away, one former Big Law partner who represented the National Football League's New York Giants and New York Jets on the construction of MetLife Stadium is getting ready for a new season of her own. A construction law expert who in 2010 was named the firm's first female managing partner in New York, Augustine is now a co-principal at Simply Sustainable LLC, a startup company that provides green and highly sustainable building materials and interior finish products.

With football season less than a month away, one former Big Law partner who represented the National Football League s New York Giants and New York Jets on the construction of MetLife Stadium is getting ready for a new season of her own. A construction law expert who in 2010 was named the firm s first female managing partner in New York, Augustine is now a co-principal at Simply Sustainable LLC, a startup company that provides green and highly sustainable building materials and interior finish products. I realized that the older you get, if you work for someone else, you re always very vulnerable to being terminated, said Augustine, a former leader of McCarter & English s construction practice.

The Dallas Cowboys are worth $4.2 billion, making them the most valuable sports franchise for the second straight year, according to Forbes . In its annual rankings, Forbes placed the New York Yankees second — up from fourth a year ago — with a value of $3.7 billion. Next are three soccer clubs: Manchester United ($3.69 billion), Barcelona ($3.64) and Real Madrid ($3.58). The rest of the top 10 includes the New England Patriots ($3.4 billion), New York Knicks ($3.3 billion), New York Giants ($3.1 billion), San Francisco 49ers ($3 billion) and Los Angeles Lakers ($3 billion). The rankings are based on Forbes' valuations done over the last year for all NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB, soccer, NASCAR and Formula

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys are worth $4.2 billion, making them the most valuable sports franchise for the second straight year, according to Forbes . In its annual rankings, Forbes placed the New York Yankees

Star New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and sports apparel giant Nike Inc. agreed this week to the largest shoe contract an NFL player has ever received, according to multiple reports. Beckham’s deal with the brand is worth about $5 million annually over five years, ESPN’s Darren Rovell reported. Aside from wearing Nike footwear and apparel, Beckham will reportedly serve as a brand spokesman in campaigns beyond the football space.

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