Featured Story

Panini Signs QB Marcus Mariota To Autograph Trading-Card Deal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 30 / 15

Panini has signed NFL Draft prospect and Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota  to an autograph trading-card deal. Under the agreement, Mariota will appear on Panini packaging including its first collegiate licensed trading cards, "Contenders ...

Read More

More Stories

07/24/98
RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S SELECT SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists final national ratings from last weekend''s select network sporting events. All times are EDT. The numbers are from the networks (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR British Op

Tags: ABC, CBS, Champ Car World Series, IndyCar, LPGA, MLB, MLS, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney, Washington Mystics, WNBA

07/23/98
POLICY CHANGE CREATES MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS FOR 49ERS

49ers President Carmen Policy announced his resignation yesterday, a move that "leaves a huge void in the front office of one of the most successful sports franchises in history," according to Ira Mil

Tags: Franchises, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

07/23/98
MIGHTY DUCKS SEEKING AN ENTERTAINMENT MANAGER

The Mighty Ducks Hockey Club is seeking an Entertainment Manager who is responsible for the development and implementation of the overall in-arena entertainment plan. Responsibilities include manageme

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Classified Advertisements, Walt Disney

07/23/98
ROME WASN'T BUILT IN A DAY: FSN INKS PARTNER FOR "LAST WORD"

Fox Sports Net and the Official All Star Cafe have joined forces around the production of the daily FSN sports talk show "The Last Word." Beginning Monday, August 3, "The Last Word," with host Jim Rom

Tags: English Premier League, News Corp./Fox, Media

07/23/98
LEAGUE NOTES

MLS: In Portland, Abby Haight reported that MLS COO Mark Abbott, "the point man for league expansion," toured Civic Stadium, had lunch with business leaders and met with Mayor Vera Katz "in what proba

Tags: AFL, CFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, R J Reynolds

07/23/98
WHY DID SO MANY POLS TARGET MLB COMMISSIONER POST?

NATIONAL JOURNAL''S CLOAKROOM listed the number of politicos who were reportedly floated as possible candidates to be named full-time MLB commissioner after FAY VINCENT''s resignation and during BUD S

Tags: Anheuser Busch, MLB, People and Pop Culture

07/23/98
TWINS CLOSE ON METRODOME LEASE EXTENSION THROUGH 2000

The Twins have reached a "tentative agreement" with the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission to remain in MN for "at least two more years, and possibly as long as five, with the deal awaiting onl

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Twins

07/23/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

PVI INKS TWO NFL TEAM DEALS: NJ-based PVI will provide electronic imaging technology for the Bears and Ravens preseason games. As part of each deal, PVI will receive a portion of the gross revenue gen

Tags: AFL, Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Converse, Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Stars, NFL, PVI, Southwest Sports Group, Speedway Motorsports Inc., Toyota

07/23/98
DRIVING EXCITEMENT: NASCAR ONLINE RACING TO WEB SUPREMACY?

NASCAR Online "has been one of the Web''s most successful sports sites," according to David Sweet of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Produced by Disney''s ESPN Internet Group, the NASCAR site is the company'

Tags: ESPN, NASCAR, Media, Walt Disney

07/23/98
FACILITY NOTES

Allegheny (PA) County Commissioner Bob Cranmer is sending letters to 80 local companies in an effort to raise "at least" $31M in private investment for the Steelers and Pirates new stadiums. The compa

Tags: Facilities, Green Bay Packers, New Jersey Devils, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers, YankeeNets

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug