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On the Gridiron: Without Raucous Crowds, New Orleans Saints Adapt to a Quiet Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Many professional sports have opted for a return to play inside a sanitized bubble. Not the NFL. Without skipping a beat, the league is soldiering on with regular-season games in all 32 stadiums across the country. Similar to our At the Ballpark series, On the Gridiron will examine the new routines, habits, and production philosophies […]  More

BT Sport on Its Vision for Augmented Live Sports Broadcasting Becoming Reality With 5G

BT Sport recently became one of the winners of the UK government’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) funding boost for 5G, under the 5G Create competition. Named 5G Edge-XR, the consortium led by BT’s Media and Research teams alongside TheGridFactory, Condense Reality, Bristol University, Dance East, and Salsa Sound, will develop virtual […]  More

The SVG Podcast: NBA’s SVP, Head of Fantasy & Gaming Scott Kaufman-Ross Plus A Look Back at the Return of the NFL

The return of sports has brought with it a resurgence in sports betting. So what efforts are league’s undertaking to tap into this new entertainment resource? We are joined on the program this week by Scott Kaufman-Ross, Senior Vice President, Head of Fantasy and Gaming with the NBA to break down the league’s new alternate-viewing […]  More

NBC Sports Reflects Lessons Learned During Project Restart for Upcoming Premier League Fixtures

The U.S. has celebrated the first weekend of NFL football since February, but another kind of football also occupied the minds of Americans. Fans flocked to their television sets for a full slate of Premier League fixtures on NBC Sports, and the production crew responsible for these matches is moving forward with valuable information gathered […]  More

SVG TranSPORT 2020: CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC, and Sinclair Talk Return of Live Sports, Sept. 23-24

After a months-long shutdown, major sports leagues suddenly snapped back into live action over the summer with MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, WNBA, and others resuming live play for the first time since the pandemic began. At the SVG’s TranSPORT Virtual Series (Sept. 23-24), top transmission leaders from CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC, and Sinclair provide an […]  More