College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished 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...
Fox Sports News "is becoming the Bay Area''s choice for nightly highlights" and is rating higher than ESPN''s "SportsCenter," according to Michelle Smith of the S.F. EXAMINER. As of July 25, FSN''s 10
The Marlins announced on Saturday six potential South FL sites for a new $400M retractable-roof ballpark and "a vague outline of the financing plan started to take shape" for the project, according to
After signing a three-year deal to carry the NBA''s out- of-market games (see THE DAILY, 8/6), Viewer''s Choice "has drawn up a blueprint to go after" the cable TV rights to out-of-market games of MLB
When Starter Corp. filed for bankruptcy in April, the Browns were left "without uniforms just three months before" the NFL''s preseason, according to Mary Ethridge of AKRON BEACON JOURNAL. Records fil
The San Jose Mercury News on Friday "won the right to see marketing documents related to the controversial deal that brought back the Raiders to Oakland," according to Dana Hull of the SAN JOSE MERCUR
The following lists the preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from select weekend sporting events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NASCAR: Brickyard 400 8/7 ABC 1:00-4:30pm 4.3/12 "MLB on Fox"
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The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Andy Bernstein reports that KAITY LACEY was named Dir of Sports Marketing at PepsiCo as part of the unit''s reorganization. MIKE MCCANN, who "previously headed the group
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with D''Backs-Phillies, followed by Giants-Braves. ESPN''s 11:00pm ET "SportsCenter" (delayed until 11:20pm ET due to "Su
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The NFL has "addressed many" of the concerns of the league''s assistant coaches through a "series of agreements ... that were kept secret until recently," according to Mike Freeman of the N.Y. TIMES.
Cablevision Senior VP/Business Products Kevin Curran was interviewed on CNNfn''s "Biz Buzz" on Friday and discussed the company''s title sponsorship of this past weekend''s Senior PGA Tour Long Island