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October 23, 2015

Latest 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Viewed 128 Million Times in 24 Hours

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios

The third and final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens debuted this week, during ESPN’s Monday Night Football broadcast, followed immediately by a global online launch.

September 30, 2013

Behind the Scenes of the New 'Monday Night Football' Open

By Sheldon Spencer, ESPN

In the 44-year history of Monday Night Football (MNF) on ABC and ESPN, few teams excelled on the national stage like the Raiders of the 1970s and 80s. "It, for us, was kind of magical. For years, we dominated "Monday Night Football," Tom Flores, who led the Silver and Black to a 14–4 record on MNF during his 1979–87 tenure as Raiders head coach, says.

January 23, 2013

ESPN Leaders Share 'New Year's Resolutions' for 2013

By Sheldon Spencer, ESPN
ESPN Front Row recently asked content executives throughout ESPN to look ahead to 2013 as well as review 2012. The Forward/Rewind snapshots showcase highlights of ESPN’s recent sports coverage, provide insights into future plans, and glimpses of the camaraderie and teamwork involved.
Topics: ESPN
December 14, 2012

ESPN Leader, ABC Broadcasters Inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall Of Fame

By Sheldon Spencer, ESPN

From the earliest days of sports television to the multimedia explosion of sports in recent years, ABC Sports and ESPN have been at the forefront of programming innovation and creative technology to serve fans.

September 10, 2012

Infographic: A Look at 'Monday Night Football' on ESPN

By Heather Hust Rivera, The Walt Disney Company

Monday Night Football begins its 43rd season tonight – its seventh on ESPN after airing on ABC for 36 years. Fans are counting down the minutes until the Cincinnati Bengals and the Baltimore Ravens kick off at 7:00 p.m. ET followed by the San Diego Chargers versus the Oakland Raiders at 10:15 p.m. ET. To help celebrate football fans’ favorite time of the year, we’re kicking off our first in a series of infographics that will provide a slightly different look at what’s happening around The Walt Disney Company.