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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
Cincinnati-based electric utility company Cinergy Corp. will pay $350,000 to sponsor an IRL car driven by Lyn St. James, according to Bill Koenig of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR- NEWS. The sponsorship will o
CBS SportsLine will announce today that Cal Ripken, Jr. will join its stable of athlete-specific areas on its World Wide Web site (CBS SportsLine). In exchange for his participation in an official Cal
Australia''s four TV networks which lost out to Seven Network in bidding to cover the Sydney 2000 Olympics have labeled as "blackmail" a proposal by the Australian Olympic Committee that they should c
The Bengals'' stadium got a "boost" Tuesday with the announcement that the only seats left for charter ownership agreements are the cheapest zones at $300, $480 and $750, according to Geoff Hobson of
MLS'' "hamstrung economics appear to be keeping the Dallas Burn''s most crucial fan demographic -- Hispanics -- away in droves," according to Troy Phillips in the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. In two home
SportsChannel Chicago named REX LARDNER Asst. GM/VP of Programming. Prior to joining SportsChannel, Lardner was Associate Commissioner for Conference USA for the last year and a half (SportsChannel)..
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The 49ers said yesterday that it will become the first NFL team to offer domestic partners benefits, "hoping to gain support from San Francisco''s powerful gay and lesbian voting bloc" for a new stadi
Charlotte city leaders agreed Monday to seek legislation that would allow them to sell the Charlotte Coliseum, with conditions, to the Hornets or another buyer. If the bill is approved, city officials