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Steve Bartman Documentary Scheduled for Fall 2011

The once-postponed Steve Bartman 30 for 30 documentary, Catching Hell, will air in the fall of 2011, Richard Dieitsch reports. (This on the heels of the news about the Fab Five one coming in March.)

Director Alex Gibney (Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, Casino Jack and the United States of Money) wanted more time to work on the film. ESPN granted him an extension, and the documentary didn’t run during the initial set of 30 for 30 offerings.

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NFL Network Coming to Suddenlink

Suddenlink Communications will offer NFL Network and NFL RedZone to its subscribers, thanks to the deal cut last week between NFL Media and the NCTC.

The agreement will make the channels available to Suddenlink’s 1.3 million subscribers by the first Sunday game of the season Sept. 12. The company says it has already begun to roll out the networks to customers.

“We’re excited to be able to offer NFL Network and NFL RedZone to our customers who have been asking for them,” said Jerry Kent, Suddenlink’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in a statement.

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