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...
The following lists local NFL Nielsen ratings from the league''s 30 markets through games of November 22 . The NFL average is 24.1/47 (Milton Kent, Baltimore SUN, 12/6). MARKET RAT/SHARE MARKET RAT/SH
NASCAR held its annual year-end awards celebration in New York over the weekend and Winston Cup champion Jeff Gordon "made the news media rounds" in the city, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y.
Keith Olbermann hosted his final edition of "The Big Show" Friday night, and said, "I''d love to be able to close with some words of wisdom. I believe, however, that we all ran out of those no more re
The NFL Panthers have seen an average of 7,080 no-shows for the first five games at Ericsson Stadium this season -- a 317% increase over the first five games in ''96 (2,235) and 20% more than last sea
Chris Zimmerman, who served as Nike''s Dir of U.S. Advertising for nearly four years, was promoted to Dir of Global Marketing of Nike Golf, Nike''s new standalone division. Nike named Rob DeFlorio, wh
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig discussed the "competitive imbalance" among MLB''s 30 teams during a special two-hour meeting held yesterday in Chicago, according to Tom Haudricourt of the MILWAUKEE JOURNA
MA AG Scott Harshbarger "is considering filing a lawsuit" against the Patriots and the NFL "to prevent the team from leaving" the state, according to Tina Cassidy of the BOSTON GLOBE. Harshbarger spok
Ratings for ESPN''s "SportsCenter" were "up slightly" in November "even without material from the NBA," according to Steve Rushin of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED. "SportsCenter" averaged a 1.21 for the month, u
In St. Paul, Tom Powers writes that Twins DH Paul Molitor, who is retiring, would like to remain in MN and become a member of the team''s front office and has asked Twins Owner Carl Pohlad about the f
NFL coaches have become "part of the show" during NFL broadcasts, according to Frederick Klein of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Klein writes that TV "understands this, and during games its cameras spend co
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