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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 16 / 14

Broncos VP/PR Patrick Smyth posted this photo of coach John Fox congratulating Sports Authority Field at Mile High electrician  Mike Gray on his 13 years with the team.

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MEDIA NOTES

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03/05/97
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The approval of a $1.5M federal grant to pay for an access road "has cleared the way" for ESPN to expand onto a 22-acre campus behind its headquarters, according to Al Lara of the HARTFORD COURANT. Wi

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03/05/97
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