U.S. Fans Abound For WWC Final LeBron Praised For Role In Apatow's "Trainwreck" MLS Eyeing St. Paul For Expansion Club Angels Bad PR Continues With Dipoto Exit NBA Free Agency Begins With Money Flying Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Going Off The Grid Steelers Exploring '23 Super Bowl Bid GT To Benefit Financially From Ireland Game
SBD/Issue 15/Sponsorships, Advertising & Marketing
Published October 2, 2009
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THE POWER OF CHEESE: Packers WR Greg Jennings has signed on as a spokesperson for A&W Restaurants in Wisconsin, and "soon will be featured in television commercials and billboards promoting the chain's new Snack Bite Pack," among other promotions. The restaurant made a $10,000 donation to Jennings' foundation (GREEN BAY PRESS-GAZETTE, 10/2).
ROUNDUP: MLB plans to feature Twins C Joe Mauer in its national TV ad effort, airing a spot that is "expected to include video of Mauer as a youngster playing in St. Paul" (ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS, 10/2)....NFL Players Inc. recently released the NFL Players Caricature line, its first exclusively licensed collection featuring illustrations of NFL players on various products, including T-shirts, mugs and water bottles. There are 17 NFLers featured in the collection (NFL Players).