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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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MOLDED OUT OF CLAY: FORD JR. TO RUN MOTOR COMPANY, LIONS

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Tags: Detroit Lions, Facilities, General Motors

09/14/98
HE'S GOT SOME FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES: BROOKS EYEING PIRATES?

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Tags: Franchises, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers

09/14/98
KING OF THE EMMYS: HBO'S DON FLICK TAKES HOME TWO AWARDS

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09/14/98
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