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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Events
<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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 07 May 2004
ITV has won the terrestrial rights to broadcast the Super Bowl live in the UK, it was announced today.
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 - 27 Jan 2004
Visa Signs New Six-Year Sponsorship Deal with NFL
American football - 07 Jan 2004
Football fans across the country tuned their televisions at impressive rates to NFL regular-season games. Consider the following end-of-season facts:
American football - 05 Jan 2004
New York - The National Football League and China Central Television (CCTV) have reached a groundbreaking agreement that will culminate in the live broadcast of this season's Super Bowl, the NFL and CCTV announced today.
American football - 05 Jan 2004
Paid attendance for NFL regular-season games increased in 2003 to an all-time record of 66,329 per game, the NFL announced today.
American football - 17 Dec 2003
NEW YORK - December 16, 2003 - The National Football League and SIRIUS Satellite Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced a seven-year agreement for SIRIUS to broadcast all NFL games live nationwide, and for SIRIUS to become the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the National Football League, with exclusive rights to use the NFL 'shield' logo and collective NFL team trademarks.
American football - 10 Dec 2003
Dulles, VA, December 9, 2003 -- America Online, the world's leading interactive service, will be the official presenting sponsor of the 'The AOL Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime Show' produced by MTV and airing on CBS on February 1, 2004, according to an announcement today. AOL is also the official sponsor of the NFL Experience, a week long an interactive theme park in Houston leading up to the Super Bowl that offers games, displays and entertainment activities.
American football - 24 Nov 2003
THE 2004 NFL Europe League champions will be crowned at one of Europe's most prestigious venues following the announcement that World Bowl XII will be played at the Arena AufSchalke in Gelsenkirchen.
American football - 26 Sep 2003
The lead is getting bigger! For the first time since the Harris Poll began asking the question in the 1960s, more than twice as many people now name professional football (29 percent) as their favorite sport over baseball (13 percent).
American football - 04 Sep 2003
From the NFL Kickoff Live from The National Mall in Washington D.C. on September 4 to the crowning of the NFL champion at Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston, Texas on February 1, NFL fans around the world this year will have a front-row seat for all the action.
American football - 02 Sep 2003
Fresh from re-negotiating Littlewoods Bet Direct's advertising campaign for Super League 2004, Sports 360 have represented Littlewoods Bet Direct in negotiations with Sky Sports over the NFL broadcast sponsorship. These discussions resulted in a successful conclusion for all concerned parties.
American football - 01 Aug 2003
The National Football League and DIRECTV Latin America, LLC have agreed to a new three-year distribution contract to offer the most comprehensive coverage of the NFL in the region while helping serve the growing number of American football fans in Latin America.
American football - 23 Jul 2003
Armonk, NY, July 23, 2003 - The National Football League and IBM today announced a three-year agreement naming IBM as the NFL's official information technology (IT) partner. The agreement is centered on helping the NFL create the technology platform required to support next-generation digital media and other critical new business ventures for the NFL.
American football - 16 Jul 2003
New York, NY, July 16, 2003 - The National Football League (NFL) announced today a groundbreaking, three-year sponsorship agreement with Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Bayer) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
American football - 11 Jul 2003
It's official. The National Football League's foray into television begins on Election Day -- Tuesday, November 4, 2003.
American football - 07 Mar 2003
The 2003 NFL regular season will open with an ABC primetime game – the New York Jets at the Washington Redskins -- on Thursday night, September 4 at 9:00 PM ET, the NFL announced today.
American football - 10 Feb 2003
More than one million television viewers in the United Kingdom tuned in to watch Super Bowl XXXVII from San Diego on January 26, it was announced today.
American football - 23 Jan 2003
ESPN will provide live coverage of Super Bowl XXXVII from San Diego, California on Sunday, January 26 at 6 p.m. ET to more than 140 countries and territories throughout the world, it was announced today by Russell Wolff, managing director, ESPN International.
American football - 21 Jan 2003
The NFL has undertaken its biggest ever marketing and promotion campaign in the United Kingdom in support of Super Bowl broadcasts on five and Sky Sports.
American football - 17 Jan 2003
The National Football League today announced the appointment of Steve Bornstein as executive vice president-media and president and chief executive officer of the recently announced NFL Channel.
American football - 03 Jan 2003
The National Football League set an all-time regular-season paid attendance record in 2002, totaling 16,880,144 fans, the league announced today.
American football - 03 Jan 2003
Was it the high scoring, the close games, the competitive excellence, or the emergence of outstanding young quarterbacks?
American football - 19 Dec 2002
The NFL has appointed Cake, Karmarama and Naked to augment its marketing drive around the 2003 Super Bowl, which will be broadcast live by Channel 5 and Sky Sports on January 26th 2003 - the first time the world’s biggest annual sports event has been aired on a UK terrestrial platform since 1998.
American football - 25 Nov 2002
National Football League (NFL) is to invest a significant sum in the marketing of its flagship event, the Super Bowl. This unprecedented commitment coincides with the first live broadcast of the Super Bowl on terrestrial television since 1998.
American football - 30 Oct 2002
NEW YORK, October 28 - Visa International has renewed its agreement with the National Football League through March 2004 as the official payment card of the League in both Japan and Mexico, the NFL announced today.
American football - 17 Sep 2002
Steve Bornstein, the former president of ESPN and ABC Television, will join the NFL as an advisor on television and strategic media issues, Commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced today.
American football - 08 Aug 2002
Millions of Americans ring in each New Year by watching the ball drop in New York City's fabled Times Square. On Thursday, September 5, a different shaped ball will drop with Bon Jovi leading the celebration and the countdown to the NFL's 2002 season in Times Square, New York City and the NFL announced today.
American football - 12 Apr 2002
Westwood One/CBS Radio Sports (NYSE: WON) and the National Football League (NFL) announced today the renewal of a multi-year agreement for Westwood One/CBS Radio Sports to continue as the exclusive network radio home of the NFL.
American football - 31 Jan 2002
NEW ORLEANS - The National Football League (NFL) announced today a historic partnership with F.C. Barcelona, one of Europe's leading soccer clubs.
American football - 23 Jan 2002
Long-time Japanese NFL broadcaster NTV will for the first time be on-site to broadcast the Pro Bowl from Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday, February 9.
American football - 09 Jan 2002
NFL fans across Europe can watch the Wild Card playoff picture unfold live this weekend as television viewers are treated to two postseason games on Saturday night – followed by another pair of exciting contests on Sunday evening.
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