Fox and the Ashley Madison Super Bowl Commercial

I loved seeing this article pop up around the Internet yesterday about Fox’s rejection of Ashley Madison’s Super Bowl ad because it doesn’t meet the standards they have set for broadcast during the NFL’s premier event.   Full disclosure:  I’ve never visited the Ashely Madison site, but I am quite familiar with what they do since I have been a …

The NFL is going to make some repairs…

The Wall Street Journal came out with a piece yesterday that talked about some of the issues that the NFL is dealing with and the ways that the NFL is looking into fixing them. Which is great. All too often, teams and leagues end up on reactive footing due to the fact that they either don’t see the potholes in front …

The NFL Scrubs Its “Opening Night” Interviews

I read a story this evening about the NFL scrubbing its “Opening Night” interview transcripts of any references to Trump or Goodell. Which is pretty funny on the face of things. Why? Because it reminds me of the old ostrich thing: if I stick my head in the ground, I won’t see anything so it doesn’t exist. Except for the …

The Falcons Can’t Throw A Party For The Super Bowl!

Before we even get started, I get it…TV rights, can’t measure the audience, our license is precious, etc., and blah blah blah! What the story today about the Falcons wanting to have a big watch party at the Georgia Dome for the Super Bowl but not being allowed to really is, is another missed opportunity by the NFL to put …