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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 16 / 14

Broncos VP/PR Patrick Smyth posted this photo of coach John Fox congratulating Sports Authority Field at Mile High electrician  Mike Gray on his 13 years with the team.

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07/23/98
WHY DID SO MANY POLS TARGET MLB COMMISSIONER POST?

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07/22/98
LEAGUE NOTES

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07/22/98
MEDIA NOTES

HBO''s broadcast of Roy Jones Jr.''s victory over Lou Del Valle on Saturday night earned an 11.6/23 rating for homes that receive the network. Jones'' previous HBO fight on April 25 earned a 10.1 rati

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07/22/98
RAVENS TO HAVE 69,426 VISITORS ENTREATING ENTRANCE AT GATE

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07/22/98
PEYTON'S PLACE IS AT FIRST TN BANK; HANNAH GOES FOR THE GOLD

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TAKING ONE ON THE LIP: DAILY NEWS IN COMBAT WITH LUPICA

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07/22/98
ALTHOUGH MOUSE FAILS TO ROAR IN QUARTER, ESPN REVENUES CLIMB

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