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Jim Brown Continues To Leave A Complicated Legacy

AUSTIN, APRIL 9--Jim Brown, Hall of Fame running back for the NFL Browns tours the Cornerstone Exhibit at the LBJ Presidential Library before the Civil Rights Summit. Photo by Lizzie Chen

Jim Brown is many things… All-time NFL great, arguably the best ever. Successful actor. Activist. And, yes, accused attacker of women over three decades-plus. These are all part of Brown’s 82 years on the planet, and now more than a half century since he left the gridiron, he still commands ...

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Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre Returns to SiriusXM

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Legendary NFL quarterback Brett Favre returns to the SiriusXM airwaves this season to host a weekly show on SiriusXM NFL Radio, SiriusXM’s exclusive 24/7 NFL channel. He made his season debut on Tuesday, and host live every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon ET. Favre and co-host Bruce Murray will discuss the headline news happening around ...

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XTECH Equipment Kicks Off 2018 Football Season Amidst Record Sales Growth And Engagement

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XTECH, the fastest-growing maker of lightweight and durable protective pads will begin its sixth season amidst record growth sales and adoption by coaches, equipment staff and most importantly players, marking a year to year increase of almost four times where the company was just a year ago. “Our journey in ...

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Comcast NBCUniversal Celebrates NFL Kickoff 2018 in Philadelphia

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With the Philadelphia Eagles returning to the field after their first-ever Super Bowl title, Comcast NBCUniversal will celebrate NFL Kickoff 2018 with unmatched participation by its sports, news and entertainment assets in downtown Philadelphia one week from today on Thursday, September 6th. Anticipating widespread excitement in the City of Brotherly Love, NBCUniversal ...

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Entravision to Provide Spanish-Language Radio NFL Broadcasts

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Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE : EVC ), a diversified global media and advertising technology company serving Latino consumers, today announced that it has renewed its NFL agreement for three more years, and will be the official NFL Spanish language radio broadcaster for Sunday Night Football through the 2020 season. This season, Entravision will ...

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EA SPORTS Madden NFL Franchise Passes 130 Million Copies Sold

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This week Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) revealed that, thanks to a strong opening weekend by EA SPORTS™ Madden NFL 19, the franchise has surpassed an estimated 130 million sell thru units to-date during its illustrious football career. In addition, mobile Madden NFL games have climbed to nearly 73 million ...

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Nationwide to debut Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year-themed commercial

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In continuing the company’s commitment to supporting philanthropic efforts across the country, Nationwide will debut a new television commercial to raise awareness of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award. “Goals” will make its television debut on Thursday, April 26 during first-round coverage of the 2018 National Football League (NFL) Draft on NFL ...

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Season Three of ‘All or Nothing,’ Featuring the Dallas Cowboys, Premieres Friday, April 27

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Amazon today announced that season three of the Emmy-winning docuseries All or Nothing, a Prime Original series produced by NFL Films, will launch on Friday, April 27. All or Nothing: The Dallas Cowboys, once again narrated by Emmy-winning actor Jon Hamm (Baby Driver, Mad Men), follows the Cowboys through their tumultuous 2017 season, which they enter ...

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NFL Network to Broadcast AFFL Live in 2018

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Today the American Flag Football League (AFFL) and NFL Network announced an agreement to broadcast 11 live AFFL games, and distribute highlights from the AFFL’s 2018 U.S. Open of Football (USOF) Tournament; a 132 team, single-elimination tournament that will ultimately pit a team of elite former professionals against a team ...

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NFLPA Embraces Player-Driven Marketing with Renewal of opendorse Partnership

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The NFL Players Association (NFLPA), via its licensing and marketing arm, NFL Players Inc., and opendorse, the leading athlete marketing platform that helps the biggest brands in sports share content on social, today announced the renewal of their five-year partnership. The agreement will extend opendorse ­as the social media activation partner ...

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