Archive for the ‘Football’ Category

From David Haugh…”To me, Paterno simply serves as the latest reminder that extraordinary leaders make mistakes in judgment the way ordinary people do. If we can take away anything immediately from the complex legacy of Paterno — besides the need for everyone to speak up if they suspect child abuse — it revolves around the myth […]


Here’s how the Buffalo Bills increased their ticket sales in 2009 1. Created what customers need and want- an off the shelf birthday or holiday gift 2. Packaged two Bills team tickets, a team T-shirt and Bills small collectibles 3. Partnered with  sponsor supermarkets and other retail outlets as distribution sites 4. Sold the value of your […]


First- Let’s address why they call a football a “pigskin.” http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/829/why-is-a-football-called-a-pigskin According to Cecil Adams…  Because calling it a pig’s bladder, which is what it actually is (or was), is a bit too real even for football players. In the days before vulcanized rubber, animal bladders were easily obtained, more or less round, readily sealed […]


    Here’s 5 easy steps to increase ticket sales of your favorite team 1. Create what customers need and want- an off the shelf birthday or holiday gift 2. Package two team tickets, a team T-shirt and other related team sports items 3. Partner with your local supermarkets and other retail outlets as distribution […]