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College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In Montgomery

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14

The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...

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NAMES IN THE NEWS

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WHAT A COINCIDENCE! DAVID STERN TO DIRECT JORDAN IMAX FILM

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ABC ACTIVE IN SELLING WEB BANNERS WITH "MNF" AD UNITS

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WHEN PUSH COMES TO SHOVE: NEW BOXING LEAGUE SET FOR TV

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ON THE ROAD AGAIN: USSF READIES U.S. WOMEN'S POST-WWC TOUR

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WELCOME TO THE MACHINE: TOP BOX TO HOOK UP ARENA SUITES

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ALLSPORT PHOTOGRAPHY SEEKS SALES REPRESENTATIVES

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