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  • Luxury Suites Rule Revenue Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 1:09 PM ET
    Met Life Stadium luxury box.

    Across the NFL and MLB, team owners know wealthy individuals and big corporations are willing to pay big bucks for a private box. It's an unbeatable formula.

  • Princess, a Bactrian camel picks the Super Bowl winner.

    Princess, the star of New Jersey's Popcorn Park Zoo, has correctly picked the winner of five of the last six Super Bowls. She went 14 and 6 predicting regular season and playoff games this year, and has a lifetime record of 88-51. Her pick this year: The New York Giants.

  • Die-Hard Celebrity Sports Fans Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 2:17 PM ET
    Sometimes the spectators at sporting events can draw as much attention as the players. It’s now common to find celebrity sports fans in the spotlight during telecasts of their favorite teams.These avid and loyal fans spend big bucks to sit up close – often in the first row. Take "Sopranos" actor Steve Schirripa , a longtime New York Yankees baseball fan who likes to sit behind home plate, where tickets cost up to $2,500a game. Or “Fantastic Four” star Jessica Alba, who often sits courtside at Go

    Who are these die-hard celebrity sports fans? Find out who made our list and how much just one of their tickets might cost.

  • Cramer Interviews NFL Exec Eric Grubman Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 6:54 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host gets the lowdown on the world’s most profitable sports league.

  • Super Bowl: More than a Game?     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer takes a closer look at the world's most profitable sports league, the NFL, with Eric Grubman, NFL executive vice president.

  • Videogame Football Fights and Furors Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 5:36 PM ET
    While the video game industry courts its share of controversy, you might expect sports games to generally avoid ruffling feathers. Uh-uh. Some of the industry's biggest controversies have involved football video games. While they have fallen short of the furor that surrounded the hidden sex in the “Hot Coffee” minigame in "Grand Theft Auto," football games have had their share of head-scratching moments for investors and fans over the years. Here' are some of the polarizing and odd moments of th

    While the videogame industry courts its share of controversy, you might expect sports games to generally avoid ruffling feathers. Here are some polarizing and odd moments of the industry's most popular sport.

  • Playing Field Shifting for Football Video Game Industry Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 3:45 PM ET

    The 'Madden' franchise remains a sales juggernaut with little real competition in the console area. The mobile platform, however, still seems up for grabs.

  • In Videogames, Even Football Isn't Without Controversy Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 3:38 PM ET

    The NFL has been a part of the landscape for about as long as videogames have been around – and anything with such longevity tends to ruffle some feathers among both players and publishers.

  • Myths & Facts About The Super Bowl Ticket Market Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 12:58 PM ET

    I’ve received plenty of e-mail and tweets over the last couple days asking me about the Super Bowl ticket market that’s currently seeing tickets listed and sold in the $4,000 range. So let’s address some of the myths and facts.

  • Super Bowl by the Numbers     Monday, 23 Jan 2012 | 1:41 PM ET

    The New England Patriots will play the New York Giants in the Super Bowl XLV in two weeks. CNBC's Darren Rovell looks at the economics of the big game.

  • Murdoch’s Trusted Outsider Takes a Larger Role Monday, 23 Jan 2012 | 5:31 AM ET
    Chase Carey, Deputy Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of News Corporation.

    Last August, as News Corporation scrambled to contain a phone-hacking scandal at its British newspaper unit, Chase Carey, the company’s president and chief operating officer, proposed an idea to his boss, Rupert Murdoch: buy back $5 billion worth of stock, the New York Times reports.

  • ‘Tebowing’ Bows to ‘Gronking’ Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 4:23 PM ET
    Rob Gronkowski

    Last week all we (me) could talk about was Tim Tebow. Then he ran into Tom Brady.

  • Fantasy Football, Real Opportunity Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 2:39 PM ET

    The game is not only a chance for more revenue, but also a way to entice a new generation of fans to telecasts and league-related internet content.

  • Cavoli: How to Create that Super Bowl Ad Buzz Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 11:22 AM ET

    Why do companies buy the most expensive ads on earth during the Super Bowl? The answer is simple, it's word of mouth. Ads last less than a minute, but getting people talking can keep your brand in the conversation for a long time. But you have to have a plan.

  • The NFL’s 10 Best Cheerleading Squads 2012 Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012 | 12:11 PM ET
    The Raiderettes should be much higher on this list. The cheer team has a slew of sponsors, including categories such as beer, shoes, makeup, a hair salon, and nail salon, but the team’s website doesn’t really offer anything special for fans. It does translate many of its blog posts into Spanish, often doubling up posts on the team’s  The Raiderettes, however, do have a nice interface on their cheerleader bio pages, which include videos and individually selected photos of each member of the squad

    This year, a team with cheerleaders is guaranteed to make the Super Bowl, after Pittsburgh, the only AFC playoff team this year without cheerleaders, was eliminated.

  • His thoughts on the highly-anticipated Patriots game Robert Kraft, New England Patriots owner, who also says Tim Tebow's popularity is well-deserved.

  • Tebow, Brady Have Taken On Tough Endorsement Challenges Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 6:55 PM ET

    Tom Brady and Tim Tebow are plenty marketable. But the two quarterbacks have two prominent deals that aren't exactly in slam-dunk endorsement categories: men's shoes and underwear.

  • Tim Tebow - Through My Eyes

    Over the past year, Tim Tebow has grabbed the attention of the sports world. So much so, that his book “Through My Eyes,” written with Whitaker, was the best-selling sports book of the year. Nielsen Bookscan says that 185,000 books were sold, besting "ESPN: The Uncensored History, which sold 115,000 books in hardcover in 2011.

  • The 10 Best-Selling NFL Jerseys 2011 Wednesday, 4 Jan 2012 | 4:29 PM ET
    It's the end of the NFL regular season, and that means it's time to find out who is among the most popular players this season. In a year where the National Football League was embroiled in its longest labor dispute ever, the popularity of this multibillion-dollar sports juggernaut has still managed to grow. An important component of football merchandising is jersey sales — which can be seen as a proxy for the most popular players in the sport. It's better than a poll because people have voted w

    Each year, NFLShop.com releases the best-selling jerseys in the NFL and their list is presented here. This list represents jersey sales from April 1 to Sept. 30, 2011.

  • New Era of Headware     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 2:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Darren Rovell reports on New Era, a company that opened it's 11th flagship store in Los Angeles this month and provides headware for sports teams. Also, Pete Augustine, New Era president weighs in.