Tag Archives: Television

Is Embracing Debate Good for Society?

by @DavidAPortney Ever since sports programming shifted away from its highlights format in the 21st century due to this thing called the internet, they’ve needed to fill that space with something stimulating. ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption” blazed the trail with … Continue reading

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Making Volleyball Better on Television

by @DavidAPortney We all watch TV. Some watch it more than others. Some watch programs they don’t like to admit as a change of pace to their everyday lives (guilty with that one), and some just leave the TV programmed to … Continue reading

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Top-5 improvements that need to be made on volleyball broadcasts

by @DavidAPortney I’ve been working in volleyball for the last three years and in the media for the past decade, and I’m thrilled about the significant increase in TV coverage of the sport.  Thanks to regional and conference networks such … Continue reading

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Nielsen using social media for ratings

by @DavidAPortney I stumbled upon this article this week, and naturally went into full blown dork mode in excitement.  I won’t go into too much detail about the article, but it’s about time the media powers that be take into … Continue reading

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