Increased video, stats and more coming to CF.C

COMING SOON to readers of will be stepped up video, statistical and other major content as a result of the just announced marriage between's national network,, and

The deal will bring to users video, real-time stats, complementary Associated Press game stories the moment they break and other content from, proprietary FOX team-specific video for subscribers, and increased visibility on Fox Sports Television and Radio, among other major benefits.

The addition of Scout Media will give Fox the ability to provide the deepest, most sweeping sports coverage on the web.

Launched in 2001 and backed by former NFL quarterback Bernie Kosar and his brother Brian, and their investment company, Kosar Investments LLC, Scout Media's network of more than 200 local, team-focused websites and 47 publications deliver exclusive content focusing on professional, college and high school team sports from some of the most seasoned sports reporters in the country. With a subscription base of over 200,000 and a total of 2.4 million unique visitors per month, Scout has quickly become the leader in independent online sports news. It's also earned a reputation as the most trusted source of college and professional sports recruiting and scouting coverage on the Internet, producing more than 1000 player and team content pieces each day, regardless of season.

"Scout Media came out of nowhere to become one of the largest independent sports sites on the Internet," said Brian Kosar, Scout chairman. "We take great pride in helping build this great company from the ground up. We believe Fox has a terrific game plan to take this company to the next level."

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