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College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In Montgomery

Published 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...

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NAMES IN THE NEWS

MIKE TYSON will ask the state of NJ for a boxing license today in a hearing. A decision is not expected today, as the board will have 45 days to decide whether Tyson will be reinstated (ARIZONA REPUBL

Tags: News Corp./Fox, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture

07/29/98
MARRIOTT GETS PATRIOTIC IN DEAL WITH AMERICAN SKIING CO.

American Skiing Co. (ASC) and Marriott Vacation Club Int''l (MVCI) will develop luxury vacation ownership properties at five alpine resorts owned by ASC. As part of the deal, MVCI, a subsidiary of Mar

Tags: American Skiing Co., Finance, Marriott

07/29/98
MEDIA NOTES

CABLE NEWS: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R- MS) warned the cable industry yesterday in a Senate hearing to "hold prices in check or the government may change its mind about the deregulation

Tags: Cablevision, LPGA, Madison Square Garden, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner, YankeeNets

07/29/98
NFL, PART II: RED'S READY AND KNOCKS ON WOODS FOR HELP

San Antonio business exec Red McCombs'' purchase of the Vikings was approved unanimously by NFL owners during their meetings in Dallas yesterday, according to Don Banks of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Vikings, NFL

07/29/98
MOST MARKETABLE FEMALE ATHLETES: FROM MIA TO SERENA

The following lists the Top 20 from THE DAILY''s Most Marketable Female Athletes survey. A point value was assigned to each vote with a maximum of 250 points available to any one player. See (#1) for

Tags: The Back of the Book

07/29/98
THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH: A "MAD SCRAMBLE" TO BUY 49ERS?

Now that Carmen Policy has resigned as 49ers President, "don''t bet against the team being sold, a knowledgeable insider" tells Matier & Ross of the S.F. CHRONICLE. The source said that outside groups

Tags: Franchises, San Francisco 49ers

07/29/98
TEMPERS RISING IN CHICAGO OVER BEARS FUTURE STADIUM PLANS

Angered by "accusations of foot-dragging made by Bears President Michael McCaskey," Chicago Mayor Richard Daley "slammed the door on construction of a new stadium in Chicago and demanded that the Bear

Tags: Chicago Bears, Facilities

07/29/98
WITH DEADLINE OFF, DON HAS REASON TO BE SMILEYING TODAY

Marlins President Don Smiley "is no longer working under a deadline" to buy the club from Owner Wayne Huizenga, according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. Smiley "is still short" of Huizenga''s $

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises

07/29/98
FACILITY NOTES

Dover Downs Entertainment is buying more than 1,600 acres southeast of Nashville to build a $35M superspeeday. The purchase price is "about" $4M (Mult., 7/29)....In Cincinnati, supporters of the Broad

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Facilities

07/29/98
HAMM, KWAN & VENUS TOP THE DAILY'S MOST MARKETABLE POLL

Mia Hamm, Michelle Kwan and Venus Williams are the most marketable female athletes, according to an exclusive survey conducted by THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY. The three ranked first, second and third, r

Tags: BBDO, Dallas Stars, Nike, PepsiCo, Southwest Sports Group, USTA, WNBA

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