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By Jim Kirk, Chicago Tribune Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News
Aug. 20--TRIBUNE SEEKS EDGE WITH NEW COMCAST SHOW: At one time, CLTV might have been the most logical place for a new Chicago Tribune sports show.
In a deal that highlights the sometimes conflicting loyalties in a rapidly changing media landscape, the Chicago Tribune has signed a programming and marketing deal with Comcast SportsNet. It gives the newspaper title sponsorship of a nightly sports roundtable show on the new cable channel, which is partly owned by Tribune Co.
Though corporate sibling CLTV regularly features Chicago Tribune reporters on its air, marketplace realities have changed. In the case of Comcast SportsNet, the newspaper faced …