5 Things That Could Hurt ESPN

Business editor Derek Thompson outlines potential threats on the horizon.

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In this month's Atlantic, Derek Thompson charts the rise of sports network ESPN. The multi-platform media empire might seem like the uncontested ruler of all things sports but Fox has thrown its hat in the ring with a new network, Fox Sports 1. In the video above, Thompson goes on to outline four more things that threaten ESPN's dominance. 

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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