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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 - 19 Dec 2003
THE NFL Europe League's newest team will be known as the Cologne Centurions, it was 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 - 03 Nov 2003
THE German city of Cologne (Köln) has been awarded an NFL Europe League team, it was announced today.
American football - 29 Oct 2003
THE NFL Europe League has suspended operations of the Barcelona Dragons, NFL Europe Managing Director JIM CONNELLY announced today.
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 - 15 May 2003
Super Bowl XXXVII generated a total economic impact on San Diego County of $367 million, according to a study by Marketing Information Masters, Inc.
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 - 28 Aug 2002
The new site has a more streamlined and uniformed format and will include new features and publications such as the NFL Rule Book, NFL Report, the Digest of Rules, large portions of the Record & Fact Book plus expanded Community Affairs and other NFL information.
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 - 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 - 11 Jun 2002
Last Saturday’s NFL Europe League game in Frankfurt, Germany between the Frankfurt Galaxy and Rhein Fire attracted 58,572 fans – the largest crowd ever to witness an NFL Europe League regular-season game.
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 - 02 Apr 2002
PepsiCo has reached a multi-year sponsorship agreement with the National Football League, it was announced today.
American football - 27 Mar 2002
Coors Brewing Company has reached a multi-year sponsorship agreement with the National Football League, it was announced today.
American football - 06 Feb 2002
Superbowl.com again lived up to its billing as the premier site for fans to experience the world’s largest sporting event. Usage highlights for this season’s SUPERBOWL.COM include:
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.
American football - 08 Jan 2002
Commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced today the schedule of sites, dates and times for the National Football League Wild Card games of January 12-13 (all times Eastern):
American football - 20 Nov 2001
THE champions of the NFL Europe League will be crowned in Düsseldorf, Germany, when World Bowl X is played on Saturday June 22.
American football - 14 Nov 2001
The 66-game 2002 preseason schedule, featuring many of the rivalries of the pre-realigned NFL, was announced today by the league.
American football - 23 Oct 2001
The Pro Bowl, the NFL’s season-ending all-star game, will be played in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday, February 9, the NFL announced today.
American football - 11 Oct 2001
The National Football League today announced the following changes to its 2001 schedule:
American football - 04 Oct 2001
Super Bowl XXXVI in New Orleans will be played on February 3rd, allowing the NFL to keep its 12-team playoff format intact this season, the NFL announced today.
American football - 14 Sep 2001
We in the National Football League have decided that our priorities for this weekend are to pause, grieve, and reflect. It is a time to tend to families and neighbors and all those wounded by these horrific acts of terrorism.
American football - 07 Sep 2001
The National Football League (NFL) and ESPN International have agreed to extend their existing worldwide distribution agreement through the 2002 season, it was announced jointly today by DOUG QUINN, senior vice president and managing director of NFL International, and WILLY BURKHARDT, executive vice president, ESPN Enterprises and ESPN International.
American football - 29 Aug 2001
The NFL informed its game officials union tonight that alternate game officials will be used until a new Collective Bargaining Agreement is reached.
American football - 01 Aug 2001
G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (Nasdaq: GIII) today announced that it has entered into a new, extended license agreement with National Football League Properties, Inc. to manufacture and market a comprehensive line of adult outerwear in the United States under a variety of NFL trademarks.
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