Quote of the Day

"My real goal is to perpetuate the legacy of my father. I am not here to do anything for me. The Raiders are a way of life for a lot of people, and it's my responsibility to get that back."
-- Raiders Owner Mark Davis, on his main focus with the franchise. (S.F. CHRONICLE, 2/26)
Wednesday February 26, 2014 Vol. 20 — No. 115 Print This Issue

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  • Play Ball!

    Anheuser-Busch and Baseball HOFer Ozzie Smith yesterday began a campaign to "support declaring opening day a national holiday by collecting 100,000 signatures in 30 days for a petition on the website WhiteHouse.gov," according to Lisa Brown of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. Other former MLBers also "lent their voices to the campaign with videos on Budweiser’s website," including Eric Byrnes, Howard Johnson and Sean Casey. Washington Univ. sports marketing professor Joe Goodman said that the petition is a "marketing-driven move" by A-B. Univ. of Missouri-St. Louis marketing professor Haim Mano noted that A-B "stands to gain from the campaign’s exposure, whether or not an opening day holiday ever materializes." Mano: "A-B has no ...

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  • Quitting Time?

    Former NU player Patrick Ward calls for union to be dismissed.

  • An Instant Classic

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  • Days At The Races

    NBC renews rights to Kentucky Derby through '25 event.

  • Beer For My Horses

    Texas to begin selling beer, wine at spring sporting events.

  • Feeling Minnesota

    Twin Cities leapfrog Salt Lake City as top NBC Olympic market.

  • Swamp People

    Univ. of Florida officials are looking to improve sagging student attendance at football games.

  • All Day Everyday

    FS1's Bill Dallman discusses challenges of a 24/7 news cycle.

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