The late summer and early autumn season is the absolute best time of the year for sports fans to watch television. College football returns with its traditions and pageantry. The NFL kicks off another year of hard hitting action. Major League Baseball’s pennant chases are in full swing, leading to the October series. The PGA Tour has its FedEx Cup series and Schwab Cup for the seniors. The LPGA is running down the home stretch. Then, there’s the intense international golf competition of Ryder Cup. NASCAR fans enjoy the final laps of the Sprint Cup. The NBA and NHL are beginning preparations for their own seasons.