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GEAUXmedic
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year

Well, most of their original content has been cancelled including Fox Football Daily, Fox Soccer Daily, Crowd Goes Wild, and their saturday morning college "gameday" style show. They tried to hard to start out, and had way too high expectations. Now aside from Fox Sports Live, its basically the racing and UFC channel.. I don't see it growing much.


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MrFreakinMiyagi
Stetson Fan
Tampa Bay
Member since Feb 2007
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
Wouldn't know

Haven't watched


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TallMan
Member since Jul 2014
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
When Jay and Dan are hosting, Fox Sports Live blows Sportscenter out of the water. When FS1 has anything on other than Jay and Dan hosting Fox Sports Live, FS1 is a crappy version of ESPN. Overall I'm a little disappointed in the channel, but it is where I turn to at night/in the morning for my sports highlights.


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hg
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
They try too hard


Caplewood
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
I bet you love them then


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SnoopALoop
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Member since Apr 2014
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
Can go without any NASCAR or MLB, but I tune in from time to time.


msutiger
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
I loved their college basketball coverage this season. They cover a lot of mid major action which I enjoy watching.

I don't watch them for a daily show like I do ESPN. Sometimes I forget the channel even exists.

They do actually do a great job of covering college sports, just a lot of times their coverage is outside the power 5, which obviously doesn't sell ratings.

As a fan of a mid major, I enjoy the channel, but I can easily see why others don't.

Fox Sports1 was great for following McDermott this past basketball season.


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bbap
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Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Feb 2006
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
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This board was flat-out pumped for the channel. Then everyone stopped caring.



I like the NBC sports channel a lot more.


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prostyleoffensetime
USA Fan
Mississippi
Member since Aug 2009
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re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
The Canadians are funny. Everything else sucks.


Baloo
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Formerly MDGeaux
Member since Sep 2003
45097 posts

re: Thoughts Of FoxSports1 after almost a year
Fox Sports Live is my go to highlight show, as it actually shows highlights. I also like how openly pro-gambling they are. ESPN would never do the things FS1 does regarding the lines and such. Jay Onrait and Dan O'Toole are better than anything ESPN has on SportsCenter, and their show isn't littered with product placement. It's a fun show that gives me sports news. Very reminiscent of 90s SportsCenter.

Everything else? That's the problem. I could give a shite about UFC and car racing, so I never watch their live events. Their other live sports are all pretty damn second rate. NBCSN has much better live programming (EPL, NHL, and cycling). If I could move FoxSportsLive to NBCSN for my highlight needs, I'd have a perfect network for my taste.


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