David Berson has been named EVP, CBS Sports and President of CBS College Sports. He will be involved in all aspects of CBS Sports’ operations and will run the day-to-day operations of CBS College Sports Network, reporting to Sean McManus, President of CBS News and Sports. Berson comes from ESPN where he spent 16 years, most recently as EVP programming planning and strategy, co-running the top sports TV network’s programming department. Steve Herbst, who has served as EVP and General Manager of CBS College Sports Network, will be leaving his post at the end of the year.
CBS Sports Nabs ESPN Veteran To Run College Sports Network
What's Hot on Deadline
'Fate Of The Furious' Will Win Third Weekend Lap With $20M, But It's 'Baahubali 2' That's Surprising - Box Office
Director Jim Sheridan's Next: 'H-Block' Coming Together With Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Pierce Brosnan
Latest TV News
- ‘Roseanne’ Getting Revival With Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert & Co.
- NFL Draft: CAA Sports Reps Record-Tying Nine First-Round Picks
- Emmys: Netflix Ramping Up Campaign Strategy With Monthlong ‘FYSee’ Program Targeting Voters
- ‘The Gong Show’ Revival Sets Tommy Maitland (AKA Mike Myers?) As Host
- ‘Ray Donovan’ & ‘Episodes’ Get Summer Premiere Dates; ‘Twin Peaks’ Finale Also Slotted
- ‘The Vampire Chronicles’: Paramount TV & Anonymous Content Option Anne Rice Books For TV Series