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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 26 / 15

I never thought much about the @ChicagoBears before their roster move yesterday but today I am a big fan #DaBears #MEND @YWCANashville — PREDSident (@PREDSident) May 26, 2015 Good for the Montreal Alouettes. The news release to announce the signing of Michael Sam makes no ...

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