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Browns Announce Partnership With Pro Football HOF In Hopes Of Hosting NFL Draft In '19 or '20

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 18 / 17

The Browns on Thursday announced that they partnered with the Pro Football HOF and Greater Cleveland Sports Commission to "submit an application" to host the NFL Draft in"two or three years," according to a front-page piece by Nate Ulrich of the AKRON BEACON JOURNAL. NFL Commissioner Roger Good...

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NFL Expecting Record-Setting SB Crowd

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Super Bowl XLV Ticket Prices Soaring

Online prices for Super Bowl XLV tickets “were off and running” yesterday, as several major ticket resellers and ticket search engines indicated that prices are "well north of $3,000" for the Feb. 6 Packers-Steelers game at Cowboys Stadium, according to Don Walker of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. ...

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PGA Tour In Talks For Partnership With Clinton

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