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Zlatan’s Email Hat Trick

August 29, 2018

Scared Money Don’t Make Money
Nike’s iconic slogan is celebrating its 30th anniversary in polarizing fashion. “Just Do It” originated thanks to an executed prisoner and now the phrase – which once helped Nike to a +1000% sales boost – is celebrating the NFL’s infamous prisoner of politics.

Fantasy Fever
The abundance of ways to cash in on America’s obsession with fantasy football has the NFL feeling like the Bee Gees. From partnerships like DraftKings+BWW to FanDuel becoming a content company, the league’s bet on fantasy is keeping its other concerns at bay.

Mobile Is Home
Adidas has footy dancing on a new app called Tango to grow its grassroots fanbase and foster a community of creators. Meanwhile, one of football’s fan favorites is using a simple but creative email tactic to get fans to renew his club’s season tickets.

FamousLos is more than ‘Da Funny Sports Analyst.’ He’s got bars too.

by Jay Ahn
Contributor, KultureHub

"Using his witty, sarcastic, street-styled humor to commentate on every basketball highlight that graces the Internet, FamousLos32 has appropriately earned himself the reputation as “Da Funny Sports Analyst.” His humorous transparency has helped him gain over 1.1 million followers on Instagram and has afforded him star-studded friendships with athletes such as Steph Curry, Odell Beckham Jr., and Kyrie Irving."

NFL Executives Acknowledge TV Rights Near An “Inflection Point”
Deadline // Dade Hayes

ESPN Integrating eBay Shopping into Website
Broadcasting & Cable // Jon Lafayette

Viewers Slam Amazon’s U.S. Open Coverage
Bloomberg // Joe Mayes

Yahoo Sports to Kick Off Martellus Bennett-Hosted Live NFL Show
Variety // Todd Spangler

Bob Costas and NBC Are Ready for a Breakup
NY Post // Andrew Marchand

Hyundai Expands NFL Sponsorship to SNF, Branded Miniseries
The Drum // Bennett Bennett

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