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Peter Jacobsen to speak at Junior Invitational at Sage Valley

Former PGA Tour player Peter Jacobsen, now a golf analyst for NBC Sports and the Golf Channel, will be the keynote speaker for the fifth annual Junior Invitational at Sage Valley.He will speak at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-02/peter-jacobsen-speak-junior-
NBC, Fox take reins of NASCAR coverage

...Miller, president of programming for NBC Sports and NBCSN. "A healthy Daytona signals...NASCAR's 10-year deal with NBC Sports Group begins this season and gives...and it also runs through 2024.NBC Sports paid $4.4 billion for its rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-20/nbc-fox-take-reins-nascar-
Matt Kenseth wins crash-filled Sprint Unlimited race at Daytona

...it's about time we got one. Hopefully more are coming our way."Jeff Burton, the former Cup driver and current NBC Sports analyst, said his son is a typical teenager until he gets in the race car."He drives like 20-year old," Jeff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-14/matt-kenseth-wins-crash-fi
Changes abundant this year in NASCAR

...will broadcast the second half of the racing season, replacing TNT and ESPN. Fox will continue to carry the first half, and both networks said it would push some of their races onto their cable outlets Fox Sports 1 and NBC Sports Network.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/changes-abundant-year-nasc
Kyle Larson primed to be the next NASCAR star

...television strategy. He said he is talking to ABC and NBC Sports Network about dropping the "exclusive rights" clause...player for us, and you can imagine NBC, as opposed to NBC Sports Network, taking some races," he said. ESPN and ABC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-17/kyle-larson-primed-be-next-nascar
Many factors come into play on NFL scheduling

...everything else on TV wouldn't be possible without each time slot consistently filled with enticing matchups, said NBC Sports Group Chairman Mark Lazarus.So some of the year's most anticipated games don't wind up in prime time, solidifying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-26/many-factors-come-play-nfl-sc
Johnny Miller thinks Tiger Woods will have second act

...As he finished his 25th year as the lead analyst for NBC Sports, he began thinking about the "R'' word ? retirement...start losing it."Instead, he extended his deal with NBC Sports through at least 2017, with an option for another year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-14/johnny-miller-thinks-tiger-w
European captain made sure duo bonded

...Arizona to reach the semifinals. CAPTAIN CLARKE: Darren Clarke made a good impression in his cameo role as an analyst on NBC Sports during the Ryder Cup.His next job might be captain.Clarke always has seemed to be a natural fit for a Ryder Cup in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-30/european-captain-made-sure-d
Xfinity Series to replace Nationwide Series in auto racing in 2015

...will move from its traditional Saturday slot in early July to prime time on Sunday.The move came at the request of NBC Sports, which will kick off its NASCAR broadcasts at Daytona.Daytona International Speedway president Joie Chitwood said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-03/xfinity-series-replace-nat
Google Glass being used to bring fans closer to the action

...to Google's campus, and a referee at the recent USA Sevens Collegiate Rugby Championship donned the glasses for the NBC Sports broadcast.But it is the big-picture applications that offer intriguing possibilities for teams and leagues concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-30/google-glass-being-used-br