Archive for November, 2008

Glitch Fixed; Site is Back

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 by Jon

Apologies to any visitors who were seeing a maintenance page and another site on this address in the past 96 hours.  We had a little domain name glitch.  It was corrected and everyone should be back to seeing the regular site.

OC Jottings

No jottings in the last 7 days. Here is a random jotting.

  • December 14, 2006
    Expect CFL TV Deal Before Christmas → It will be interesting to see how this plays out with games either being sold off or kept. If I was the CFL, I would be looking for a contract whose value increased as more teams were added to reduce the dillution owners are worried about. Not an increase by another team’s share, but another $1 million a year perhaps. Expanding anywhere in the country would certainly increase viewership, so some benefit should come to the CFL before the next negotiation. Otherwise I can see the CFL stagnating on eight teams over franchise fees and reduced shares before they realize to grow the business they need to get into other regions of the country. #
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