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News Corp. (NWSA, NWS) plans to take on Disney's (DIS -1.6%) ESPN with its own sports network...

News Corp. (NWSA, NWS) plans to take on Disney's (DIS -1.6%) ESPN with its own sports network that could appear on sets before the end of the year. Sources tip off that the company already has the clearance of some carriers including DirecTV to add the new network to its programming.
Comments (2)
  • Did News Corp. say that it intends to "take on ESPN" or is this something that was stated by those covering News Corp.?
    Pretty lofty goals for News Corp., that is for sure.
    28 Mar 2012, 03:24 PM Reply Like
  • Not gonna happen.
    29 Mar 2012, 11:04 AM Reply Like
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