49ers Replace Sod At Levi's Stadium Lambeau Field Rolls Out New Gameday Food Bon Jovi, Toronto Group May Back Out Of Bills Bid Suarez Could Be Huge Boost For NASCAR Olbermann: Rules In Place To Speed Up MLB Games Longtime NFL Ref Avoided Redskins Games Manfred Talks Pace Of Play, Other Plans In Q&A Davis Gives ESPN Its Best LLWS Overnight Ever Cohon Will Not Return As CFL Commissioner Interest In FedExCup Playoffs Builds
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Published April 25, 1996
A U.S. House Subcommittee is set to discuss the issue of "franchise free agency" today and whether the NFL should be granted an antitrust exemption in order to better control the movement of its teams ("SportsView," CNBC, 4/24).... Francois Botha has lost his federal appeal of a lower court decision stripping him of his IBF Heavyweight Championship for testing positive for steroids -- which means there are "no more hurdles" blocking a Michael Moorer-Axel Schultz title fight June 22 in Germany ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 4/24).