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Daniel Kaplan

Staff writer Daniel Kaplan covers the NFL, finance and tennis.

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Goodell speaks to media; additional hiring part of NFL’s expected changes

Published in On The Ground on 09 / 19 / 14

The NFL next week plans to announce a high-profile female hire, the second such hiring in as many weeks as the league looks to add more gender diversity in the wake of the domestic violence scandal that has roiled the league in the last two weeks. The development comes after Roger Goodell’s...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Evans inks Nike deal

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10/29/01
SportsBusiness Journal: Incoming chief powering up

When the Sanex WTA Tour introduces its new chief executive in Munich, Germany, today as its season-ending championship commences, he will require a lot of introductions. Kevin Wulff , 49, is a newcomer to a sport famous for its internecine battles and petty politics. Wading into that enviro ...

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