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Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including the thrice-weekly SVG Insider newsletter and SVG’s annual print publications. A member of the SVG team since 2009, Dachman also serves as Program Director for SVG's Sports Asset Management & Storage (SAMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he spent three years covering local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and spent two years on the production staff of SiriusXM Satellite Radio's The Ron & Fez Show. Dachman began his career in the Sports Information Department at Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned a BA in Media Communications and Cinema Studies. A native of Denver, CO, Jason currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Fox Sports, AT&T Bring 4K to College Hardcourt With Single-Truck 4K/HD Show

Live 4K content hits the college hardcourt for the first time tonight, when AT&T/DirecTV and Fox Sports present the University of California at Stanford University live on DirecTV in 4K/ UHD. The game represents the first-ever live-4K college-basketball production and will be the first in a series of DirecTV-Fox Sports 4K collaborations that will also […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Super Bowl LI Halftime Show Is Most-Watched Musical Event In History; NHRA on Fox Revs Up

Ratings roundup is a rundown of ratings news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show featuring Lady Gaga is the most-watched musical event of all-time across all platforms, NHRA revs up its most watched broadcast in its 57-year history, […]  More

Super Bowl LI Ratings: Fox’s Viewership Hits Four-Year Low, But Audience Across All Platforms Up Over 2016

Although the 111.3 million average audience for Fox’s Super Bowl LI telecast was the smallest for a Super Bowl in four years, the average of 113.7 million viewers across Fox, Fox Sports GO and NFL Digital, and Fox Deportes is tied for the second–most-watched Super Bowl of all time across all platforms (vs. 115.8 million in 2015). Fox’s […]  More

Ratings Roundup: Australian Open Finals Net Big Numbers for ESPN; NBC Sports Sees NHL All-Star Game Bump

Ratings roundup is a rundown of ratings news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, the Australian Open’s historic Men’s and Women’s Finals net big numbers for ESPN, NBC Sports sees a 42% bump for the NHL All-Star Game, ESPN reports First Take is […]  More

Fox Sports, LiveLike To Present Super Bowl in Virtual Reality for First Time

For the first time ever, the Super Bowl will be presented in virtual reality via the Fox Sports VR app, with Fox Sports and LiveLike teaming up to produce the coverage. This Sunday’s Atlanta Falcons-New England Patriots matchup will be viewable in VR from a selection of six cameras placed throughout the stadium, allowing fans to choose […]  More

Comcast Inks Deal for Live In-Market Streaming of Fox RSNs

Comcast has inked a deal with Fox Sports to live-stream in-market MLB, NBA, and NHL games carried by Fox Sports Regional Networks, according to TVPredictions.com. Comcast video customers will be able to live-stream games on the Fox Sports Go app and FoxSportsGo.com once the service is activated in mid February.   More

Behind the Mic: Fox Adds Greg Jennings in Time for Super Bowl Week, Jerry Remy Re-Ups With NESN

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including deals, departures, and new assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, Super Bowl XLV champion Greg Jennings has joined Fox Sports in time for Super Bowl Week, Jerry Remy has agreed to a new multi-year contract that […]  More

Ratings Roundup: NFC Championship Up Slightly Over 2016 Game, AFC Overnight Down From Pats/Broncos

Ratings roundup is a rundown of ratings news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, Fox Sports NFC Championship game was up slightly over last year’s game (according to Nielsen Fast Nationals), while CBS’s AFC Championship was slightly down (according to overnights). In […]  More

CBS’s Massive AFC Championship Production To Deploy Next-Gen Player-Tracking Graphics

This Sunday’s Patriots-Steelers AFC Championship showdown in Foxboro, MA, will mark the culmination of one of the most technologically innovative NFL on CBS campaigns in history. After debuting on the broadcaster’s epic production of Super Bowl 50, several innovations have become standard for CBS Sports’ A-game productions. Their deployment will be even more robust on […]  More