According to Yahoo Sports, Pro Elite has came to agreement to air four shows on CBS. The official announcement is expected to come tomorrow February 28. Here are some key points expected to be announced:
- The deal is four 4 fights to start some time in April.
- Kimbo Slice is expected to headline the first show.
- Possible venues include Atlantic City, N.J. or the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
- Two hour shows starting at 9pm EST, on Saturday nights.
- Viacom the parent company of Showtime also owns CBS.
- Showtime subscriptions are up 11% in the last quarter of 2007, while CBS profits fell by 19%.
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