Pro Football Highlights

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Pro Football Highlights
GenreSports
StarringJoe Hasel (ABC)
Steve Owen (DuMont)
Country of origin United States
Original language(s)English
Production
Running time30 minutes
Release
Original networkABC (1950–1951)
DuMont (1951–1953)
Picture formatBlack-and-white
Audio formatMonaural
Original releaseSeptember 15, 1950 –
December 17, 1953

Pro Football Highlights, also known as Football News or Football Highlights, was a 30-minute TV sports program broadcast by ABC (1950–1951) and the DuMont Television Network (1951–1953). The ABC version aired Fridays at 8:30 pm ET and the DuMont version aired Wednesdays at 7:30pm ET.[1]

Episode status[edit]

As with most DuMont series, no episodes are known to exist.

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Bibliography[edit]

  • David Weinstein, The Forgotten Network: DuMont and the Birth of American Television (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2004) ISBN 1-59213-245-6
  • Alex McNeil, Total Television, Fourth edition (New York: Penguin Books, 1980) ISBN 0-14-024916-8
  • Tim Brooks and Earle Marsh, The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network TV Shows, Third edition (New York: Ballantine Books, 1964) ISBN 0-345-31864-1

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