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Many Super Bowl advertisers are keeping their creative spots "unusually simple," perhaps because of the "soaring cost of buying" Super Bowl ad time, according to USA TODAY''s Melanie Wells. While "hum
FedEx formally announced a multi-year sponsorship deal with the NHL, NHLPA and USA Hockey making it the "Official Express Delivery Service of the NHL and the NHLPA." Beginning this season, FedEx recei
NFL sources said the league "has chosen not to cooperate" with OLIVER STONE on his film, "ANY GIVEN SUNDAY," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The film also has the working title of "THE LEAGUE.
Nike said that it is "renegotiating" Vikings WR Randy Moss'' contract "to make him a larger presence within the company''s shrinking stable of product spokesmen." Nike Manager of Corporate Communicati
Howard Milstein received approval from the NHL Board of Governors this past weekend to sell his share in the Islanders to his brother Edward should his bid for the Redskins be accepted, according to T
BRANDWEEK''s Terry Lefton reports that ERIK STROMAN was named VP/Integrated Marketing for both Fox Sports and Fox Sports Net.....NC-based Total Sports named MEREDITH GEISLER VP/PR. Geisler was with FI
MLB Giants Majority Owner Peter Magowan and Exec VP Larry Baer "estimated" that $60M in Charter Seat Licenses for Pac Bell Park have already been sold. Sponsorship deals include $50M with Pac Bell, $2
FOX: In Miami, Barry Jackson reports that the Sunshine Network, which has "consistently" refused to carry FSN''s nightly studio show due to a local programming conflict, has decided to pick it up for
IOC Marketing Dir Michael Payne said yesterday''s actions by the IOC "will rebuild sponsors'' confidence in the system." He said that with the action, Salt Lake City 2002 execs should have time to rai
The NFL has asked reps from Houston and the two L.A. groups bidding for the league''s 32nd franchise "to make 30- minute presentations to a select group of owners Thursday in Miami," according to T.J.