Quote of the Day

"It’s a short-term attention span kind of thing and I am not sure, to be perfectly honest, it has been a constructive development for journalism."
Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, on Twitter. ("MLB Tonight Live," MLB Network, 7/26)
Wednesday July 27, 2011 Vol. 17 — No. 219 Print This Issue

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  • Heading Down The Home Stretch

    Coe pleased with where London stands one year out from Summer Games

    The '12 London Games will begin one year from today, and organizers are "pleased with what they've done and confident they'll put on a great show," according to a sports section cover story by Traci Watson of USA TODAY. LOCOG Chair Sebastian Coe said, "We stand exactly where we want to be. We've met every deadline. ... We're in good shape." Three of the Olympic Park's "five entertainment venues for Olympic competition are done," and the aquatics complex opened today during the official one-year-out ceremony. Former U.K. Minister for the Olympics Tessa Jowell noted that construction is "running ahead of schedule and below" its $13B budget. Watson notes U.K. officials "will discuss few details of their security plans, except to say ...

  • Hanging With The Big Boys

    MLS commish Don Garber believes it can be a top global league within a decade.

  • Lambeau Leap

    Super Bowl win helps Packers see operating profit jump.

  • Dropping The Transition Offense

    Rookies will miss out on NBA's transition program after lockout forces its postponement.

  • Going Fishing

    Dolphins' campaign hopes to land ticket buyers caught up in excitement of NFL's return.

  • Botched Science Project

    Vick dropped by Double Eagle due to deal with competitor.

  • Change Their Luck

    GroupM's Greg Luckman moving over to CAA Sports.

  • Born On The Bayou

    Joe Alleva stays at LSU after overtures about open Tennessee AD job.

  • Two Of A Kind

    New Epic Poker League signs deal with CBS, upstart Velocity.

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