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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 03 / 15

Saints TE Benjamin Watson will appear on Fox News' "On The Record" at 7:00pm ET for a discussion on using faith to fight ISIS.

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02/02/15
Desert Dish: Super Bowl Parties Wrap Up

NFL agent LEIGH STEINBERG on Saturday hosted his 28th annual Super Bowl party at the Arizona Science Center. Among those in attendance were Pro Football HOFer WARREN MOON , former NFLer RICKY WATTERS , ESPN's RON JAWORSKI , Giants RB RASHAD JENNINGS , former Padres Vice Chair JEFF MOORAD , go ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Super Bowl

02/02/15
Spotted At The Big Game: Bach, McCain, Celebs

NFL Commissioner ROGER GOODELL on Saturday morning met with IOC President THOMAS BACH , who “knows nothing about football and had never before witnessed a game” before yesterday’s Super Bowl. Bach following the meeting said that he “expected to receive tips during the game ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Super Bowl

02/02/15
Executive Transactions

Relativity Media has named SI Digital VP & GM JIM DELORENZO President of Digital Strategy & Acquisitions. DeLorenzo spent “nearly three years” at SI and was a member of SBJ/SBD’s “Forty Under 40” class in ’14 ( SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 2/2 issue ). ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Executive Transactions

02/02/15
Names In The News

The Fourth Presbyterian Church in Chicago on Saturday “was nearly full” for late Baseball HOFer ERNIE BANKS ’ memorial service. Among the attendees were Baseball HOFers HANK AARON , REGGIE JACKSON , LOU BROCK and ANDRE DAWSON , Cubs 1B ANTHONY RIZZO , Cubs broadcaster LEN K ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/30/15
Desert Dish: Super Bowl Parties Rage On

IMG and former Senior Corporate VP  SANDY MONTAG hosted execs, talent and athletes at Mastros Ocean Club in Scottsdale on Thursday night. Spotted at the party were ESPN's TREY WINGO and SCOTT VAN PELT , Modell's Sporting Goods CEO MITCH MODELL , Bruin Sports Capital's GEORGE PYNE , ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Super Bowl, NFL

01/30/15
Weekend Plans: Universal Sports' Scott Brown

In the week leading up to Super Bowl XLIX, many network execs pack their schedules full of media events, fan festivals, and fashion shows. But while others descend on Glendale, Ariz., to partake in the festivities surrounding the big game, Universal Sports President & General Counsel SCOTT BROW ...

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01/30/15
Executive Transactions

SI Publisher BRENDAN RIPP has expanded his scope at the veteran sports media brand, as he will now also oversee the business operators of Golf, SI Golf Plus and Golf.com in addition to SI, SI Kids and serving as Time Inc.’s BOD rep in 120 Sports. Ripp, now Group Publisher at Time Inc. for sp ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Executive Transactions

01/30/15
Names In The News

BLOOMBERG NEWS' Farrell & Martin profiled Goldman Sachs Managing Dir GREG CAREY , who is "known in professional sports circles as the guru of stadium financing." Goldman Sachs said that under Carey, it "has worked on more than two dozen stadium deals" amounting to more than $11B in financing. C ...

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01/29/15
Pernetti Leaving NYC FC For IMG College

IMG College is putting former Rutgers AD TIM PERNETTI in charge of its multimedia business, which includes the rights to more than 90 colleges and conferences. Pernetti, who resigned from Rutgers in April '13, will be President of Multimedia at IMG College. He will report to both IMG College Presi ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, IMG

01/29/15
Seahawks' Allen An "Unlikely Savior" In Seattle

Seahawks and Trail Blazers Owner PAUL ALLEN "described his 'really rewarding year,' new directions for his philanthropy and his appreciation of 'the 12s,'" according to a front-page profile by Brier Dudley of the SEATTLE TIMES. Allen said, "Your dream when you buy a sports franchise is to win the ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Seattle Seahawks, Portland Trail Blazers

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