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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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08/13/97
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08/13/97
GOLF NEWS & NOTES: CALLAWAY COMPLETES PURCHASE OF ODYSSEY

Callaway Golf announced that the transaction regarding the purchase of the assets of Odyssey Sports has been completed. In July, Callaway reached an agreement with Odyssey-parent U.S. Industries to bu

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08/13/97
YOUNG CROP OF FEMALE TENNIS PLAYERS GAINING STYLE POINTS

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08/13/97
WILL OLBERMANN'S NEW SHOW'S NAME CAUSE A "BIG" CONFLICT?

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08/13/97
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08/13/97
THE SPORTS AUTHORITY POSTS STRONG 2Q RESULTS

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FRANCHISE NOTES

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