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Twitter Me This....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 23 / 14
Sports On Earth's Patrick Hruby : "The NFL expects between 15 and 25 percent of its retirees to come down with neurodegenerative diseases! … How is that not a headline? I'm dead serious." Yahoo Sports' Dan Wetzel : "Won't embarrass the player, but at MAC Media Day today had one tell...
CO''s political establishment "was buzzing with speculation" that JOHN ELWAY could retire from football and run for Congress after the announcement by U.S. Rep. DAN SCHAEFER (R-CO) that he will not se
The NFL and CFL are in talks to bring teams and coaches from both leagues together while conducting training camp, according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. The plan would have NFL teams "w
Speedvision and Outdoor Life "have narrowed the field" of potential "strategic partners" to Fox/Liberty from a group that included ESPN and CBS/TNN, according to "a high- ranking executive at the comp
BILLIE JEAN KING is featured in a Q&A in the current INSIDE SPORTS. Asked if there is less of a stigma on women athletes who come out of the closet because it "cost them less" than men, King responds,
Allegheny County, PA, officials "are close to completing a plan to provide public funding for new stadiums" for the Steelers and Pirates, according to Edward Moran of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS. The
ACOG has completed its "Official Report of the Centennial Olympic Games." The 1,536-page report "details the planning process from the initial bid to Closing Ceremonies." About 500 copies will be avai
"Pepsi goosed its way to a fifth consecutive Super Bowl ad victory," according to USA TODAY''s Bruce Horovitz. The winning Pepsi ad, featuring a sky-diver who befriends a goose, was favored by the USA
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue''s annual address to the media has "become a chance for writers and broadcasters to bag" on him and it has "become a situation in which Tagliabue cannot win, no matter
The Canucks promoted coach MIKE KEENAN to Dir of Hockey Operations. Keenan, who will still coach, "now can initiate trades" (USA TODAY, 1/26)....Former Phillies GM LEE THOMAS will reportedly be hired
United Airlines will become a World Partner and the official and exclusive airline of the ''98 Nike World Masters Games. United will feature a World Masters Games in-flight video starting February 1.