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CNBC's Darren Rovell has the story on MillerCoors' lawsuit against the New England Patriots, claiming the team reneged on a deal that would have made them the exclusive beer from 2012 to 2019.
The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association has released its extensive study on team sports in America, arrived at by conducting more than 38,000 interviews earlier this year. Here are some of the most interesting facts.
Many athletes who lost their earning power couldn’t keep up with their mortgage payments and were faced with foreclosure. Click to see the list of athletes with foreclosed homes.
Solar is not just about public service; it's also about creating money, says David Crane, NRG Energy chairman & CEO. "We helped the Redskins create their solar-powered stadium," he adds.
Football fans can now enjoy a new app which allows users to predict the next play in any NFL game. Andrew Daines, PrePlay Sports founder/CEO explains how it works.
In 2006, Darren Rovell put himself on the waitlist for Green Bay Packers season tickets. Exactly 5 years later, he revisits the ticket office to see how far he's moved up the line.
Check out our list of rookie athletes who received huge paydays to play for major league teams!
Amy Barnett has been in the oversized American flag rental business for six years, but when the NFL called and said it needed to use her big flags stadiums around the country this past Sunday, Barnett had a problem.
As the NFL's Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints kicked off the football season on Thursday, even America's most popular sport finds that it isn't entirely spared by the recession.
Green Bay, Wisconsin, is one of my favorite places on earth. I know, it sound strange. Who'd pick the frozen tundra over the waves in Maui? Um, me.
Sharing insight into how the NFL league is faring financially since the recession and the latest on the stadium construction, with Mark Murphy, Green Bay Packers president/CEO and CNBC's Darren Rovell.
Weighing in on the employees that are able to work because the NFL lockout is over, with Robert Kraft, The Kraft Group chairman/CEO & New England Patriots owner.
When she was in high school, Barbara Cossman bought a magazine that had an audio chip in it. It was one of things that she never forgot. So when she came to the University of Michigan and became director of publications for the Wolverines, her dream was embed the audio file of a famous play into a gameday program. Saturday, Cossman's dream will become a reality, as Michigan has printed 15,000 programs to be sold for its game against Notre Dame. Each gameday program includes an audio file of "The Catch," Desmond Howard's famous touchdown against Notre Dame twenty years ago.
Peyton Manning's neck injury is bad for Colts fans, but it might be even worse for fantasy football owners who picked him right before the quarterback's rehabilitation issues became public.
PepsiCo and the NFL say they're renewing their long-term partnership with a new, multi-year deal that starts next year.
So, what are the 10 highest-priced NFL games this season? Click to find out!
It has been in the works for months and in my mind for years. Today I can finally proudly announce that my new show "CNBC SportsBiz: Game On" is a reality. The show will air every Friday night at 7pm ET on Versus beginning next week, Sept. 9.
CNBC's Darren Rovell has the details on NFL quarterback's Michael Vick's six-year, $100 million contract.
It was quite a long shot when Michael Vick filed for bankruptcy in July 2008, but given the new six-year, $100 million contract the Eagles quarterback signed, the creditors are likely going to get back the $20.3 million Vick owes them.
When the NFL lockout was over, all parties were declared winners — the owners would lose just one preseason game, the players would get to play and the fans would get to see them. In the speed of the final negotiations, it wasn't yet clear. Now it is. The players didn't get much. Let's break it down as simply as we can.