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Mark Cohon Will Not Seek Third Term As CFL CommissionerPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 20 / 14
CFL Commissioner Mark Cohon said that he "will not seek a third term" after his contract expires next spring. League Chair Jim Lawson said that the CFL BOG "will discuss the next steps toward finding a replacement for Cohon soon." Cohon has spent eight years in the position, ...
Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell said Monday he will ask the City Council to amend the city''s budget to include $2.5M for overtime for police, fire and corrections officers (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 2/27)...
A poll by Georgia State Univ. shows that fewer state residents think hosting the ''96 Games is a good idea, and half as many expect to see an Olympic event as did one year ago. The poll shows resident
ACOG got the "highest marks possible" from the IOC''s oversight group Tuesday after two days of reports on the final months of preparations for the Games, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. IOC Co
Baseball could be out of the Olympics after this summer if the IOC can''t find a way to have MLB players participate in the Sydney Games in 2000, according to the BOSTON GLOBE. USA Baseball Head Dick
At a closed-door meeting, the USOC gave preliminary approval Sunday to a revised code of conduct and a no-notice drug testing program, according to the TAMPA TRIBUNE. USOC President Dr. LeRoy Walker s
USOC President LeRoy Walker has "dropped the organization''s conflict-of-interest issue" regarding the selection of a new President. The matter will not be on the Executive Board''s agenda this weeken
The CBC has lined up six full sponsors for the broadcasts of the Atlanta Games -- McDonald''s, IBM, Royal Bank, UPS and Kodak. Rona, a home-improvement chain in Quebec, will sponsor Radio- Canada only
The USOC''s share of money expected from marketing the 2002 Games "apparently isn''t going to be settled" before an IOC- imposed March deadline, according to the DESERET NEWS. The SLOOC/USOC joint mar
Phone sales of Olympic tickets, which began Saturday, are "well ahead of projections," according to ACOG Dir of Ticket Sales Jack Tyson. However, the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION reports, "countless more" cou
Austria, Italy and Slovenia are making an "unprecedented" bid to host the 2006 Winter Games. The plan is to combine efforts of border towns -- Arnoldstein, Austria, Tarvisio, Italy, and Kranjska Gora,