Hollis Concerned By Booze-Heavy Gamedays FAU Continues Big Bet On Football College Football Attendance Down In '14 Move March Madess To Help Regular Season Crowds? Nevada Cuts Costs To Profit From Bowls NMSU AD Discusses Transitioning Into New Job Schools Use "Experiences" To Deepen Fan Connection Emmert Talks About Various Hot Topics SDSU Expects A Profit From Poinsettia Bowl Michigan Solicited PR Help From Edelman This Fall
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against NFL Over Painkiller DistributionPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 17 / 14
A federal court judge today dismissed a lawsuit against the NFL brought by former players alleging the league failed to oversee the distribution of prescription painkillers. Judge William Alsup ruled that the lawsuit was preempted by federal labor law, as the NFL had contended, because the pl...
Former IN Univ. men''s basketball coach Bobby Knight has "agreed to work" for Sandbox.com to promote the Internet game producer''s NCAA tournament pool, according to Scott Newman of BLOOMBERG NEWS. A
The Mets promoted longtime publicist JAY HORWITZ to VP. Horowitz has been with the team for 21 years (NEWSDAY, 2/8). ...Turner Sports promoted GREG HUGHES to Senior VP/PR (GOULD MEDIA, 2/6)....Univ. o
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET 60-minute edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with Kings-T''Wolves, followed by Suns-Lakers. The first non-basketball report, at 11:44 into the broadcast, was Fl
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XFL: NBC''s "Tonight Show" featured DICK BUTKUS doing a parody of the XFL with the XPGA TOUR. Butkus: "It''s golf the way it was meant to be played full-contact! Every fairway a battlefield, ev
SHAQ BIZ: Lakers C Shaquille O''Neal will endorse MA-based private jet services provider eBizJets, which is also endorsed by Rangers SS Alex Rodriguez (THE DAILY). OH BABBY: Univ. of MI WR David Terre
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with Univ. of NC-Wake Forest Univ. NCAA men''s basketball, followed by MI State Univ.-Univ. of IL men''s b
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The debut of the XFL was the featured topic on ESPN''s "SportsCenter" and FSN''s "Last Word" on Monday night. ESPN''s Trey Wingo moderated a panel which included USA Today''s Christine Brennan, the Ba
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with St. John''s-Notre Dame NCAA men''s basketball, followed by Georgetown Univ.-Univ. of Pittsburgh men''
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The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Men''s B-Ball: (regional) 2/3 ABC 3:00-5:00pm 2.0/5 Winter X-Games 2/3
The following lists final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Men''s B-Ball: (regional) 1/27 ABC 1:00-3:30pm 1.6/5 Golf: Senior Skins Game 1/27 ABC