| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Tweet of the day: "3 DBs I thought helped themselves at the combine: Josh Shaw @USC_Athletics, Ronald Darby @FSU_Football, Eric Rowe @Utah_Football."
-- Gil Brandt, NFL.com senior analyst
In The Times:
Detroit Lions release former USC...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:24 PM
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves and his wife, "The Talk" co-host Julie Chen, are going back to school -- at least their names are, anyway.
USC Annenberg announced Wednesday that its media center of the new Wallis Annenberg Hall will be named after Moonves,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 5:42 PM
For one West Hollywood waiter, his grand dream has been realized by the making of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s long-awaited fight with Manny Pacquiao.
Last year, Gabriel Salvador, a waiter at Craig's restaurant in West Hollywood, reconnected with Leslie...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:05 PM
It began innocently last fall, a waiter at Craig’s restaurant in West Hollywood telling Leslie Moonves, the president and president and chief executive of CBS Corp., that he should talk with another frequent diner, Manny Pacquiao’s trainer,...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:18 PM
It took more than half a decade to make the fight of this generation.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. set aside a bitter rivalry Friday by announcing that he and Manny Pacquiao have signed to fight each other. The world's top two pound-for-pound boxers are...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:03 PM
Manny Pacquiao doesn’t know all the details that might be slowing Floyd Mayweather Jr. from signing to fight for their mega-bout.
But since Pacquiao is already on the record as agreeing to all terms for a long-anticipated showdown that can be...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:35 AM
NEW YORK -- Thursday night games were such a success this season for CBS that the network had extended its deal with the NFL through the 2015 season.
The agreement carries an additional year at the NFL's option. It was announced Sunday by NFL...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:13 AM
Score a huge win for CBS.
In a major TV announcement Sunday, the National Football League and CBS said they will continue their partnership this fall on Thursday nights.
CBS will produce all 16 games in the package. The broadcast network will show the...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:36 PM
It was a panic-button announcement, but don’t press it just yet.
Oscar De La Hoya told reporters in Las Vegas on Saturday that a potential Saul “Canelo” Alvarez-Miguel Cotto fight is not going to happen.
“We had a deadline -- a...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:42 PM
Viacom's Chief Executive Philippe Dauman has buttoned up his employment deal through the end of 2018.
Viacom said Thursday that it has extended by two years Dauman's contract, which previously was scheduled to expire Dec. 31, 2016.
The New York-...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:07 AM
CBS has scheduled Stephen Colbert’s new late-night show to start Sept. 8. And that means the clock is ticking for the former host of “The Colbert Report” to crack the code of one of network TV’s most storied -- and now most...