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Big changes for Fox cable channels. No more sports on FX.

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Tatanka™, Jan 22, 2013.

  1. Tatanka™

    Tatanka™ Well-Known Member

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    http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/201...-fox-sports-2-fx-will-no-longer-carry-sports/

    I'm pretty sure FX is in a lot more homes than Speed or Fuel. Anyone feel like Googling that for me? Doesn't sound good for PAC-12 exposure.
     
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  2. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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  3. BinaryBuff

    BinaryBuff mmmm...beer Club Member

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    Speed Channel (future 'Fox Sports 1') is on DirecTV Ch607
    Fuel TV (the future 'Fox Sports 2') is on DirecTV Ch618
     
  4. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    i dont have fuel... that pisses me off especially with the recent pac-12 deal
     
  5. btbuff

    btbuff It's an inside joke Club Member

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    Speed Channel (future 'Fox Sports 1') is on Dish Ch150 in Americas Top 200

    Fuel TV (the future 'Fox Sports 2') is on Dish Ch398 as part of the multisport package (same package that contains MLB network, PAC-12, and NFL network) also comes in Americas TOP 250.
     
  6. aik

    aik Club Member Club Member

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    Sucks. The FX college football broadcasts last season were of a much better quality than the regional Fox Sports ones I was used to. Would have been even better in my memories if CU was competitive in those games.
     
  7. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    I have to think that a big part of Fox's plan is to get these networks carried in a lot more places than they were as Fuel and Speed...
     
  8. wsp4820

    wsp4820 Sally Club Member Junta Member

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    It has to be. I would assume that the fairly universal coverage of FX was a big part of the negotiations between P12 and Fox. You would hope the P12 has some type of protection from Fox choosing to run the games on lesser networks.
     
  9. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    I've had a long week, I am going to need you to stop making sense.
     
  10. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    You know you don't even need to ask...
     

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