ROSTER MOVES (May 2021)

May 2021 staff moves and sports business industry news in one spot — updated as they happen, so make...

Big Market, Small Market: Two QBs, Two Approaches to the Business of the NFL

Marketing vs. Market. Which plays more into an athlete’s overall off-field success? It’s a question that has been debated for decades, and now, on the eve of the NFL Draft, it has risen again, albeit in an era where the physical location of an athlete matters far less than it ever has before. As we look to this year’s event in Cleveland, football’s shiniest position—quarterback, of course—is more than...

Could frictionless create big-time friction for sports venues on fans’ return?

What is going on? First, the simple, courteous act of wearing a protective mask in public managed to polarize the country. Now it appears “vaccine passports”—basically an app to show you have received your COVID-19 vaccine—may be headed for the same fate. (Though apparently we should drop “passport” and...

ROSTER MOVES (Apr 2021)

Apr 2021 staff moves and sports business industry news in one spot — updated as they happen, so make...

ROSTER MOVES (Mar 2021)

Mar 2021 staff moves and sports business industry news in one spot — updated as they happen, so make...