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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
Texas Stadium is being fitted with a fresh artificial surface and 21 new luxury suites behind both end zones, according to the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. Completion of the suites marks the end of an expansi
A $40M lien on Paul Brown''s estate and ownership of the Bengals are "at stake" when Mike Brown goes to court against the IRS in Chicago. The IRS believes the stock option of team VP John Sawyer and B
"It''s going to be terrible. But we have to think positive." -- Kenji Mori, Managing Dir of Japan''s pro J-soccer league, on FIFA splitting the 2002 World Cup between South Korea and Japan (N.Y. TIMES
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Coca-Cola''s Olympic marketing campaign "dwarfs any other sponsor''s efforts by an Olympic mile," reports Henry Unger of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. One example of Coke''s "marketing siege" is the $30M
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The latest slogan from Wilson Sporting Goods -- "Wanna Win or What?" -- debuted over the weekend during the French Open in TV spots for Wilson rackets, according to the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. The slogan app
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Oakland County, MI, officials believe Lions execs have been meeting with Detroit officials moving the team from Pontiac to a stadium in the city where both the Lions and Tigers would play (DETROIT NEW