The battle between cable and satellite companies with networks over carriage fees spills further...

|By:, SA News Editor

The battle between cable and satellite companies with networks over carriage fees spills further into the sports world with DirecTV (DTV -0.7%) indicating it won't carry Pac-12 sports channels this year. The commissioner of the Pac 12 isn't giving fans reason for optimism, saying they should "drop DirecTV and switch to one of the providers that carry it." (Related: Would a la carte cable/satellite benefit consumers?)