Quote of the Day
“Change is good. It’s called growth. It took you six years to do it, but it’s good."
-- Chiefs coach Herm Edwards, who agreed to appear on "BDSSP" only after FSN agreed to change the name of the show for one night to "Best Darn Sports Show Period" ("BDSSP," FSN, 10/30).
NBA Season Tips Off
Sports Direct nearly doubles stake in Umbro, complicating Nike’s $582M bid for company.
Brazil, faced with no competition, selected to host FIFA 2014 World Cup; some question country’s facilities.
Patriots QB becomes Glaceau’s latest endorser, inking three-year, $3-5M deal to promote Smartwater brand.
Winning The Sweeps
TBS, boosted by MLB playoff coverage, ties ESPN as top primetime cable net in October.
Ticketmaster system failure during first day of ’08 Beijing Games public ticket sales highlights logistical challenges facing BOCOG.
Enlyten sues Gatorade and parent company PepsiCo for allegedly pressuring NFL, Bills to drop company's sponsorship.
AFL Arizona Rattlers to fully refund season-ticket holders if team fails to make playoffs.