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     Former NFL kicker Raul Allegre has formed Laguna
Entertainment & Marketing -- with one of the first projects to
develop a TV show with information on Hispanic athletes serving
their communities.  Allegre, on "Super Show Deportivo":  "I want
Hispanic youth to see someone and say, 'Hey, this Hispanic guy
made it, so can I."  The NFL provides support to the show through
NFL Films (NFL)....An Orlando sports bar, Gator's Dockside, has
filed a class-action suit against ESPN claiming breach of
contract in connection to a fee for a series of 12 satellite
college football games.  Having discovered that other bars were
receiving the games for free, Gator's is seeking a refund for
itself and all establishments that paid for the service.  That
could be anywhere from $3M to $200M, according to Guy Haggard, an
attorney for Gator's (ORLANDO SENTINEL, 12/3). ....Denny Garver
and Eddy Clinton, the two TX broadcasters made famous by their
calls of the Tyler-Plano East high school game, will appear on
the "Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on December 21 (MIAMI HERALD,
12/4).
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