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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...
"Some of the happiest guys" at ringside during Saturday''s Tyson-Mathis fight were "from the Miller Beer ad agencies because Mathis hung on long enough for a few of their ads and promos to run," accor
HBO will present "Arli$$," a comedy pilot about a mega- sports agent created by actor/comedian Robert Wuhl. The show will combine fiction and reality to "explore the sometimes shaky and dishonest rela
In a conference call to announce the partnership between the NFL and NBC on a Super Bowl Web site sponsored by Microsoft, NBC Sports Senior VP Jonathan Miller said the network has sold more than 85% o
Neal Pilson has been hired by the Arena Football League to oversee its national TV matters and to assist in the negotiation of future contracts. Pilson said he saw "a good chance to improve its [AFL''
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NBC and the NFL will announce a partnership with Microsoft today to "produce a month of advertiser-backed Super Bowl hoopla on the Internet, billing it as one of the biggest interactive promotions ded
The IOC is in discussion with Olympics sponsors, including IBM, Coca-Cola and Eastman Kodak, about "extending long-term agreements beyond the 2000 Games," according to ADVERTISING AGE. This could help
Overnights for Tyson-Mathis on Fox were a 16.9 -- Fox''s "third highest-rated prime time show ever." Top local rating were in New York (22.0), followed by Philadelphia (21.5). A local blackout was lif
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A bill "that effectively blocks" Canadian editions of Sports Illustrated passed in Parliament Friday and will become law. The bill was approved without amendment in the Senate, despite lobbying effort
NBC and Microsoft Corp. announced their partnership yesterday to launch a 24-hour news and information cable channel and "a companion interactive online service," according to NEWSDAY. The channel wil
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