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American football - 07 Feb 2017 - Impact
Super Bowl 51 was one for the ages with at least 30 records set or tied and the New England Patriots overcoming the biggest deficit ever to win the first overtime game in Super Bowl history. Meanwhile, Tom Brady became the winningest Super Bowl quarterback. While early on it looked as thought the Atlanta Falcons were going to run away with the game, the Patriots rallied to win in thrilling victory.
American football - 12 Mar 2015 - Media rights
The NFL and The Global Landscape: Join Mark Waller, Executive Vice President, International, NFL and Dan Cohen, SVP Americas, MP & Silva, in a discussion on the global business of American football, where the sport is going and what the opportunities and challenges are.
American football - 26 Aug 2011 - Education
Beyond Sport is delighted to reveal that its work with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania has resulted in the publication of a new research paper focused on how sports teams can best leverage their brand for social impact – a direct example of the ‘Beyond Sport Effect’.
American football - 23 Aug 2010 - Events
Derrick Brooks, long-time Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker, Super Bowl winner, and NFL veteran, has been unveiled as an Ambassador to Beyond Sport, the global initiative that promotes, develops and funds the use of sport to create positive social change across the world.
American football - 23 Oct 2008 - Events
Mayor of London, Boris Johnson and the CEO of Visit London, James Bidwell will welcome the return of the National Football League (NFL) to the capital at a ‘Welcome to London’ gala dinner which will be held at St Paul’s Cathedral on Thursday 23 October 2008.
American football - 06 Sep 2007
American football fans in South East Asia will now get a unique opportunity to follow their favourite sport as Asia’s No. 1 Sports Broadcaster.
American football - 05 Jan 2007
The NFL set a regular-season attendance record for the fourth year in a row, averaging more than 67,000 fans per game for the first time, the NFL announced today.
American football - 27 Sep 2006
The National Football League (NFL) is launching a new television advertising campaign aimed at introducing a younger audience in the United Kingdom to the sport of American football.
American football - 01 Sep 2006
RON HILL, a 26-year NFL scout and player personnel executive, has been named NFL vice president of football operations, the league announced today.
American football - 23 Aug 2006
THE TEN TEAMS that will take part in the seventh annual NFL Flag Football World Championship (FFWC) from August 22 – 26 have arrived from around the world in Cologne, Germany.
American football - 30 Jun 2006
NEW YORK AND TOKYO, JUNE 14, 2006 - The National Football League (NFL) and Sports Marketing Japan (SMJ) will provide American Football fans in Japan with daily video highlights and interview footage on their mobile phones.
American football - 12 Oct 2005
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – October 11, 2005 -- Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced the availability of NFL Mobile, giving fans exclusive access to NFL content and original programming when they want, where they want, only on phones using the Sprint wireless service.
American football - 21 Jul 2005
NFL Network is providing NFL fans an all-access pass to eight different NFL training camps in August on the new series Inside Training Camp.
American football - 05 May 2005
New York, NY – May 4, 2005 – Westwood One (NYSE: WON) and the National Football League (NFL) announced today the renewal of a multi-year agreement for Westwood One to continue as the exclusive network radio home of the NFL.
American football - 19 Jan 2005
FRANK SUPOVITZ, a 25-year veteran of the event management business, has been named the NFL’s new senior vice president of events, the NFL announced today.
American football - 19 Jan 2005
FRANK SUPOVITZ, a 25-year veteran of the event management business, has been named the NFL’s new senior vice president of events, the NFL announced today.
American football - 06 Jan 2005
The NFL set a regular season attendance record for the second year in a row, averaging 66,409 fans per game, the NFL announced today.
American football - 06 Jan 2005
The NFL set a regular season attendance record for the second year in a row, averaging 66,409 fans per game, the NFL announced today.
American football - 20 Dec 2004
The American Bowl will return to Tokyo next summer for a record 12th time, featuring two of the NFL’s most exciting teams, the NFL announced today.
American football - 20 Dec 2004
The American Bowl will return to Tokyo next summer for a record 12th time, featuring two of the NFL’s most exciting teams, the NFL announced today.
American football - 15 Dec 2004
NEW YORK, NY/GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO. (December 15, 2004) – Adelphia Communications, the nation’s fifth-largest cable operator, and NFL Network, the first network ever to reach 20 million subscribers inside a year, announced today a broad affiliation agreement that will see the cable company carry the wide array of advanced content offered by the National Football League’s television channel.
American football - 15 Dec 2004
<SPAN>THE new NFL Europe League champions will be determined in the league’s newest stadium when World Bowl XIII is played at Düsseldorf’s LTU Arena, home of the Rhein Fire, on Saturday June 11, 2005.</SPAN>
American football - 14 Dec 2004
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., December 13, 2004 – Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) today announced exclusive licensing relationships with the National Football League and PLAYERS INC to develop, publish and distribute interactive football games.
American football - 07 Dec 2004
Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre leads a quartet of quarterbacks at the top of the NFLShop.com jersey sales rankings.
American football - 03 Dec 2004
THE Rhein Fire is coming home. The two-time World Bowl champion and one of the NFL Europe League’s most successful teams will be back in Düsseldorf when the 2005 season kicks off next April.
American football - 24 Nov 2004
Hamburg, the second-largest city in Germany, has been awarded an NFL Europe League team, it was announced today.
American football - 09 Nov 2004
The NFL has appointed Naked Communications and Woodhead Calliva to its agency roster as its marketing drive around the 2005 Super Bowl kicks off. Naked Communications have been briefed to provide strategic planning for the campaign that is intended to drive audience to the broadcast of Super Bowl XXXIX that will take place in Jacksonville, Florida on February 6, 2005.
American football - 22 Oct 2004
The NFL and the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) have reached an agreement on a contract extension for the Pro Bowl, ensuring that the annual All-Star game will remain in Hawaii through 2009.
American football - 22 Oct 2004
The NFL Europe League has discontinued operations of the Scottish Claymores, NFL Europe Managing Director Jim Connelly announced yesterday.
American football - 08 Sep 2004
The excitement of NFL football will again be available to fans in Japan, thanks to the renewal of several television agreements with longtime partners.
American football - 02 Sep 2004
New York & Orange, Calif. – Aug. 31, 2004 – Ameriquest Mortgage Company, one of the nation’s largest mortgage lenders, announced today a sponsorship agreement with the National Football League (NFL) making Ameriquest the presenting sponsor of 'NFL Opening Kickoff.'
American football - 26 Aug 2004
Reebok and Coors Fine Light Beer will be joint sponsors of ITV's coverage of Super Bowl and the National Football League (NFL) Playoffs early next year.
American football - 17 Aug 2004
Comcast, the nation's leading cable and broadband communications provider, and NFL Network, the first channel fully dedicated to the NFL and the sport of professional football, have reached a significant multi-year agreement to make NFL Network available as part of Comcast's Digital Cable service.
American football - 17 Aug 2004
The National Football League (NFL) and the American Football Verband Deutschland (AFVD) have announced a ground-breaking agreement aimed at expanding American football in Germany.
American football - 13 Aug 2004
The National Football League announced agreements today with Mexican networks Televisa and TV Azteca to televise NFL games during the next three seasons.
American football - 10 Aug 2004
The NFL will open its 2004 season on Thursday night, Sept. 9 with a one-hour pregame special -- 'NFL OPENING KICKOFF' -- that will salute the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots and feature a star-studded musical lineup with performances from Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts, and Jacksonville, Florida, site of Super Bowl XXXIX.
American football - 04 Aug 2004
LOUISVILLE, Ky - Aug. 3, 2004 - Papa John's International, Inc. and Blue and Silver Ventures Ltd., an entity of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, announced today a joint venture in the Dallas, Austin and Waco, Texas markets effective July 26, 2004.
American football - 03 Aug 2004
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest double drive-through chain, today announced that it signed a multi-year sponsorship deal to become the Official Burger of the Miami Dolphins NFL team.
American football - 15 Jul 2004
The NFL and NFL Players Association have resolved the appeals of three NFL players who tested positive last year for the newly identified steroid THG.
American football - 30 Jun 2004
Toronto, June 29, 2004 The Canadian Football League (CFL) and the National Football League (NFL) announced today they have reached an agreement on the terms of their alliance continuing through to the 2006 season. The new Agreement carries forward the cooperative venture established in 1997.
American football - 18 Jun 2004
Toronto, Ontario, Canada; New York, USA, June 17, 2004 - Canadian Football League games will be broadcast to millions of sports fans around the world during the 2004 season as the result of a strategic agreement reached by the CFL with Trajectory Sports & Media Group.
American football - 26 May 2004
Pro Football Hall of Famer and former NFL head coach Art Shell has been named NFL senior vice president for football operations and development, Commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced today.
American football - 25 May 2004
Former Goldman, Sachs & Company partner ERIC GRUBMAN will join the NFL this week as executive vice president of finance and strategic transactions, Commissioner PAUL TAGLIABUE announced today.
American football - 07 May 2004
ITV has won the terrestrial rights to broadcast the Super Bowl live in the UK, it was announced today.
American football - 02 Apr 2004
PepsiCo and the National Football League announced today they have reached an agreement in principle to extend through the 2011 season their strategic sponsorship that began in 2002.
American football - 30 Mar 2004
Total compensation in the second year of the NFL's 'Performance Based Pay' system increased by 112 percent to $32 million, the NFL announced today.
American football - 30 Mar 2004
Paid attendance for all NFL games set an all-time record for the second consecutive year, the NFL has announced.
American football - 17 Mar 2004
Starting in April, pro football fans will have the opportunity to see future NFL stars competing for a World Bowl championship as NFL Network televises 22 games from the 2004 NFL Europe League season.
American football - 09 Mar 2004
The National Football League, United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), and the University of Utah announced Monday the formation of a new drug-testing laboratory at the University of Utah. The laboratory will conduct state-of-the-art research into the use of and detection of prohibited steroids and other performance-enhancing substances.
American football - 24 Feb 2004
Chicago and New York, February 23, 2004 - Gatorade and the National Football League today announced they have reached an agreement in principle to renew their long-standing partnership through the 2011 season. This eight-year agreement extends Gatorade's sponsorship, which officially began in 1983, and builds upon the association between America's number one sports league and America's leading sports beverage.
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