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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 23 / 14

Sports On Earth's Patrick Hruby : "The NFL expects between 15 and 25 percent of its retirees to come down with neurodegenerative diseases! … How is that not a headline? I'm dead serious." Yahoo Sports' Dan Wetzel : "Won't embarrass the player, but at MAC Media Day today had one tell...

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06/26/96
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06/25/96
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06/25/96
OSCEOLA SETS SELF-IMPOSED DEADLINE ON BUCS

Osceola County Commission Chair Charles Owens has set a 30- day limit for the county to "deal or be done with" the Bucs, according to the TAMPA TRIBUNE. Owens expects to review a preliminary stadium d

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06/25/96
STADIUM NOTES

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06/25/96
A TAXING SITUATION IN HOUSTON

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06/24/96
STADIUM NOTES

The Devil Rays have met with six companies, including Tropicana, about renaming the ThunderDome. The club can sell naming rights and change its logo, but under a contract with the City of St. Petersbu

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06/24/96
STADIUM ISSUES TO BE PUT ON VOTING BLOCK IN HOUSTON

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06/24/96
MIAMI FRANCHISES DUELING FOR THE BETTER DEAL

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06/24/96
NEW MAPLE LEAF GARDENS ON THE HORIZON?

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