Originally Posted by getonbckthr
I might be completely wrong but I would think dropping the Sox, Cubs and Bulls would make WGN more attractive to studios as an alternative to ABC, NBC and CBS. Not to mention this might put WGN in a position to in the future put bids on TV rights for MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, WWE, UFC and TNA Wrestling.
With the right programming: morning shows soap operas, news, and sitcoms, they could do some major things. It's all about the right investments building up your talent base and show offerings. Looks at CBS' success across many fronts with what they offer.