CSS REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ESPN TO BROADCAST LIVE by ncm15194

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Phyllis Elliott                                                                                          770-559-7800


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21, 2009

   CSS REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ESPN TO BROADCAST
        LIVE SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE GAMES
                     Five-Year Agreement Includes Over Ninety Events Each Year
Atlanta - Comcast / Charter Sports Southeast (CSS), the regional sports channel focusing on college sports in the
southeast, announced today it has reached a five-year agreement with ESPN to televise live Southeastern Conference
(SEC) content including a minimum of six football games, twenty men's basketball games, and sixteen women's
basketball games as well as fifty SEC Olympic sports each year.

The agreement will begin with the 2009-10 academic year. Events and times will be announced as determined.

"Comcast works hard to offer our customers a channel line-up full of high quality programming," said John Ridall,
president of the Comcast Southern Division. "With the addition of more live SEC events to CSS, our own regional sports
channel here in the South, we are improving our sports product across the Southeast and offering our customers
programming relevant to their lives and their interests. We are very excited about this improvement."

ESPN secured the rights of the Southeastern Conference content as part of a fifteen-year agreement with the conference
reached in August 2008.

About CSS
CSS is a 24-hour sports channel serving approximately 5.9 million cable subscribers across twelve southeastern states.
Launched in 1999, the channel is a partnership between Comcast Corporation and Charter Communications. CSS carries
a full slate of college sports programming including over 40 live football games, 110 college football replay games, more
than 200 men's and women's live college basketball games and 50 live baseball games, as well as a comprehensive mix
of sports news and in-depth sports analysis geared toward fans in the Southeast.

For more information on CSS, or to find out how you can get CSS on your cable system, log on to www.css-sports.com.

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