"Other companies like BlockFi have advertised on Barstool Sports outlets, but they have been slow to tackle mainstream media audiences until now."
"These deals affirm the operators' exclusive access to NFL advertising inventory set aside for approved parties."
"Nichols' show The Jump is ending in the next few weeks, and she is off the air with more than a year left on her ESPN contract."
"The league has fought against the slippery slopes in sports betting for years but not anymore."
ESPN passed on the midweek package during their latest deal with the league.
The OTT service went live four months ago.
The radio host has aired his show on ESPN Radio since 2013.
Big markets around the country saw ratings drop off 50-plus percent.
The crew originally signed on with The Athletic in 2019.
Recent discussions of a DTC app have caused confusion between Sinclair and its distributors.