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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published June 2, 1995
TIM MARA, Former Co-Owner of the New York Giants died yesterday of Hodgkin's Disease (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 6/2).... GLENN BURKE, a former outfielder for the Dodgers and the Athletics, died Tuesday due to complications from AIDS (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 6/2)....DARIN ERSTAD, the No. 1 pick in yesterday's MLB draft, has signed with agents JEFF MOORAD and LEIGH STEINBERG, making Moorad & Steinberg the first sports law firm ever to represent the first overall picks in football and baseball in the same year. The firm represents KI-JANA CARTER (Steinberg & Moorad)....Jaguars VP/Football Ops MICHAEL HUYGHUE is profiled in today's N.Y. TIMES as "one of the highest ranking black officials" in the NFL . Huyghue, 33, on his position: "The age thing is probably more challenging than the color thing" (N.Y. TIMES, 6/2).