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Fox Sports 1 will have to compete against ESPN for the foreseeable future while cable subscribers decrease.
If Barstool Sports does get a TV show, FS1 and HBO may be their best option.
FS1 may start to look a lot like ESPN with its debate focused programming.
The increase in TV rights is leading to a decrease in headcount at sports media companies.
As media companies look to cover TV rights cost, they may have to get creative in their offerings.