Quote of the Day

"We have the competition. We have the personalities. We need to get it on TV. NASCAR is on TV every single day."
-- IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan, on what the sport needs to do to better market itself. (AP, 3/11)
Tuesday March 12, 2013 Vol. 19 — No. 128 Print This Issue

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  • One Step Ahead

    Immelt (l) and Goodell (r) will offer $20M to bidders for research

    GE, the NFL and Under Armour yesterday jointly unveiled plans for $60M of research into concussion prevention and diagnostic research called the Head Health Initiative. Speakers at the press conference in N.Y. included GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, UA Founder, President & CEO Kevin Plank and NCAA President Mark Emmert. Among those in attendance were Patriots Owner Robert Kraft and Giants President & CEO John Mara. Speaking afterward, Jets Owner Woody Johnson underscored the point of the research, saying, “We know a lot more about the heart and the other organs, we know very little about the brain, so trying to get objective data” is a start. The research dollars are designed to speed evaluation a ...

  • Full Court Press

    Final Four could air on Turner in '14, earlier than expected.

  • Mercy, Mercy Me

    Free agency starts today, but the Seahawks have already made a big splash by acquiring Percy Harvin.

  • He Who Hesitates Is Lost

    Hansen launches priority waitlist for tickets to Seattle NBA team.

  • Future Investments

    Yankees could be reimbursed as much as $40M if payroll gets under $189M in '14.

  • What's In Your Wallet?

    Baldwin, Barkley star in Capital One's March Madness campaign that has a big emphasis on social media.

  • Farm Aid

    Sanderson Farms signs on as title sponsor to help boost Mississippi's PGA Tour event.

  • Simply Stated

    BCS will rebrand, be renamed ahead of new playoff format.

  • The Devils Made Me Do It

    Arizona State is taking heat for its new mascot that is designed to appeal to young fans.

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