Cam Newton Enjoying Foray Into Fashion NFL Workplace Rules Could Change ESPN Pulls Van Gundy From Knicks Game Manning's No. 18 Top In Jersey Sales N.Y. Stores Planning Super Bowl Themes, Promotions Why Was Bears-Eagles Flexed To NBC? John Skipper Sits For Q&A Craig Morton Sues NFL Over Dangers Of Playing Dolphins Investigation Won't Wrap In '13 Super Bowl Organizers Unveil Mass Transit Plan
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Published March 1, 1995
ESPN's Brad Nessler and Dick Vitale were shown wearing Breathe Right Nasal strips during the Florida/Arkansas basketball game. Vitale on Breathe Right: "They say it makes you a little louder, and that's what I need" (ESPN, 2/28)....Nokia, the world's second largest manufacturer of mobile phones, reported '94 pre-tax profits of $881M, nearly 250% up on '93. The company's record result "was driven by booming sales" of mobile phones. Nokia recently signed on as title sponsor of the Sugar Bowl (FINANCIAL TIMES, 3/1). ....Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported fiscal 4thQ earnings of $1.03B, up 19% from $868M a year ago (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 3/1)...."Entertainment Tonight's" John Tesh reported that a new NFL Films video showcasing the 49ers championship season is available in video stores now (ET, 2/28)....Capitol Films Ltd. has acquired international distribution rights to "Hoop Dreams." The picture has been distributed domestically by Fine Line Features (DAILY VARIETY, 3/1).