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The future of sports television seems uncertain: NFL ratings have notably dropped this season, ESPN lost a record number of subscribers last month and HBO cancelled Bill Simmons’s new show "Any Given Wednesday."

NPR TV critic Eric Deggans (@Deggans) joins Here & Now's Robin Young to discuss the troubled state of sports on television.

This segment aired on November 18, 2016.


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