Quote of the Day

"No player in the history of the league has ever missed a paycheck. And it won’t start now."
-- AFL Commissioner Jerry Kurz, on the possibility of Chicago Rush players not being paid due to David Staral Jr. stepping down as owner. (AZCENTRAL.com, 5/7)
Wednesday May 8, 2013 Vol. 19 — No. 169 Print This Issue

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  • Good Idea Jeans

    The 49ers today announced that they have signed a naming-rights deal with Levi Strauss for their new $1.2B stadium under construction in Santa Clara. Levi Strauss will pay $220M over 20 years, and the venue will be called Levi's Stadium. The deal requires approval by the Santa Clara City Council, which is expected to vote on it tomorrow night. Two months ago, reports surfaced out of the Bay Area that Levi Strauss had registered several stadium domain names in preparation for signing a naming-rights deal. At that time, the 49ers refused to comment on the rumors of a deal with the company. Levi’s officials in a statement confirmed they had registered those names for “future opportunities.” The company gen ...

  • Peaking For The Peacock

    NBC is the big winner at the Sports Emmys, walking away with 11 awards.

  • This Seat Taken

    The Marlins will tarp off the upper deck at their new ballpark for some weekday games.

  • Chicken Run

    Zaxby's signs sponsorship deals with 25 different universities.

  • Out Of The Dawg House?

    Haslam apologizes to Browns fans for Pilot Flying J scandal.

  • Not Leaving That Easily

    Dolphins' Dee says team won't close door on pursuing tax dollars for stadium upgrades.

  • Sweet Perks

    Tim Hortons relishes in brand exposure during NHL Playoffs.

  • Blown Away

    Carrie Underwood tabbed to take over NBC's "SNF" open.

  • Ryen's Song

    ESPN's Ryen Russillo dishes about social media in radio and the best lunch near Bristol.

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