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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...
ESPN''s "Cover Story" featured ''95 NFL Hall of Fame Inductee STEVE LARGENT. Asked how the ''95 GOP compares to the ''76 Seahawks, Largent: "We''re winning a lot more often this year than we did in ''
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