Month: January 2017

Dear Younger Me: Stay the Course

This post is part of the #YPSportsChat Series! This series will give young professionals an inside look at the intricacies of the sports business world and advice on how to […]

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Taco Buyout: The Fresno Grizzlies and their alter ego

The first ever Fresno Tacos uniforms from 2015. Photo via espn.com Every season, the Fresno Grizzlies, the Triple-A affiliate of the Houston Astros, change their name to the Fresno Tacos in […]

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Brands to Watch During Super Bowl Week

Marshawn Lynch shared his candy with some new friends as part of Skittles’ campaign for Super Bowl LI. Photo via @Skittles With 115 million people watching the Super Bowl last […]

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2017 Team and Sponsor Previews: Richard Childress Racing & Wood Brothers

RCR’s Ryan Newman chases down Wood Brothers driver Ryan Blaney. Photo via zimbio.com With less than one month to go until the 59th annual Daytona 500, race teams are finalizing […]

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American University: Preparing Students for the Next Generation of Sports Management

The Online Sports Management and Analytics Graduate Program at American University is the first of its kind and is built to provide a unique education in analytics, new technologies and […]

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Opening a Conversation: Should All Internships Be Paid?

The debate on paid vs non paid internships intensified this past week after Darren Rovell tweeted about it. Image via stormthetest.com While attending new student sessions for Drexel University, I […]

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Hooters and 2016 ROY Chase Elliott Agree to Deal

2016 Rookie of the Year Chase Elliott has formed a partnership with Hooters for the next two seasons. Image via racingnews.co CONCORD, North Carolina — Twenty-five years after winning a championship in […]

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From Unemployed to the Cutting Edge: Geoff Blosat of the Washington Redskins

This feature is presented to you by the University of Nebraska — Lincoln Master of Arts in Business with a Specialization in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration. Geoff Blosat — Digital Media Analyst for the Washington […]

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Australian Open and College Hoops Lead the Way in this Week’s SMSeven

Nathan Calderon joins this week’s Social Media Seven, as teams, events, and leagues take center stage on social. Check out who brought the heat below! Image via @NBA This week’s #SMSeven […]

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NASCAR Implements Major Changes for 2017

Denny Hamlin beats Martin Truex to the line in the 2016 Daytona 500. Photo via The New York Times Questions remain, but NASCAR fans now know one thing: the sanctioning body […]

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