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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
Analyst Notah Begay recovering from heart attack

...expected to make a full recovery, Golf Channel said Tuesday.Begay, a 41-year-old analyst for Golf Channel and NBC Sports, was taken Thursday to Methodist Hospital in Dallas where a stent was inserted to unblock his right coronary artery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-29/analyst-notah-begay-recoveri
Author to sign book about 1975 Masters

...at Barnes & Noble, 3450 Wrightsboro Road in Augusta Mall.Capps is an Emmy-award winning associate producer with NBC Sports and now the Golf Channel. In The Magnificent Masters, Capps recreates the 1975 Masters, with behind-the-scenes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-04-04/author-sign-book-about-1975-
Stray dogs in Sochi are ordered to be exterminated

...be limited to five minutes before verification."It's a big step forward for the industry," said Rick Cordella, NBC Sports' senior vice president for digital distribution. "I think it will engage a lot of people." ACTIVIST DETAINED: An...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-03/stray-dogs-sochi-are-ord
Masters champ Adam Scott builds seven-shot lead at Bay Hill, ties 36-hole mark

...his English. He used the words, "sucker pin," in an interview, and then chatted comfortably with Jimmy Roberts of NBC Sports for about five minutes. ... Southern Amateur champion Zachary Olsen made the cut. ... Sam Saunders, the grandson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-21/masters-champ-adam-scott-bui
Battle for spot in top 50 golf world ranking offering little drama

...Cup in Europe will be shown live in the United States.NBC Sports Group announced Tuesday that Golf Channel will broadcast...will have Sunday singles from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.The NBC Sports Group will provide 26½ hours of live coverage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-25/battle-spot-top-50-offering-