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Its primary competitor was rival independent WTTV (channel 4, now a CBS affiliate) in Bloomington; WPDS would gain another competitor when WMCC (channel 23, now My Network TV affiliate WNDY-TV) signed on November 1, 1987.Palamara, Duffy and Simon sold the station to Outlet Broadcasting (through its Atlin Communications subsidiary) in 1985; the station's call letters were then changed to WXIN on August 10 of that year.

The deal would see between six and ten Fox affiliates owned by Sinclair and Tribune in markets with an NFL franchise become Fox owned-and-operated stations.In Indianapolis' case, this would include shifting Fox from WXIN to WIPX-TV (channel 63).In the event that WXIN loses its Fox affiliation, the station may return to independent status.The station lost the Pacers broadcast rights after the sale, with the telecasts returning to WTTV for the 1985-86 season.WXIN became a charter affiliate of the Fox Broadcasting Company when the network launched on October 9, 1986, after WTTV—despite its status as one of the strongest independent stations in the country—turned down an offer to become an affiliate.