Three Green Bay receivers Geronimo Allison, Trevor Davis and Jeff Janis hauled in their first career touchdowns. Allison, in fact, had just been promoted from the practice squad and never caught a pass in an NFL game. Ditto for Davis, a rookie who had mainly been used as a returner..
And the winner is: Colts 31, Texans 17. From our vantage point, this one’s completely in the hands of the Colts. If their Luck led offense continues to perform at a high level, the Texans won’t be able to keep up, even against Indy’s patchwork D. If you think Lingerie Football is only something to tune in as an alternative to the Super Bowl halftime show, think again. The Seattle Mist opened their inaugural season in the ten team Lingerie Football League Friday night at the Showare Center in Kent. Their opponent was the San Diego Seduction, 14 equally attractive women just itching to play football.
My own elaborate travel itinerary is giving the Olympic Torch relay, the longest ever held within the borders of the host country, a run for its money. My trip to the Winter Games will begin with a Greyhound ride down the QEW to Buffalo and on to a Southwest Airlines flight bound for Phoenix. A couple of hours later, another flight to Seattle.
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) Norwegian Cruise Line announced Tuesday it will deploy the 4,000 passenger Norwegian Breakaway to the Port of New Orleans beginning Nov. 2018. The 1,068 foot vessel will be the largest cruise ship in both length and passenger occupancy to ever sail from the Port of New Orleans, and its arrival will nearly double Norwegian guest occupancy from New Orleans.Port of New Orleans values our close partnership with Norwegian Cruise Line and appreciates the addition of the Norwegian Breakaway to the cruise schedule next year.
There no denying that Twitter is a social networking phenomenon. Let face it; once Oprah got on the Twitter train in April this year (2009), you knew it was probably something you should check out. Despite the fact that it was originally meant to help teens keep track of each other, it has grown up considerably over the past year.
He had a great kickoff return. Mistakes happen. We all make mistakes. Not everybody is sure how much of that proliferation is good or bad. In fact, 40% of those surveyed feel proliferation gives their companies a competitive advantage. One respondent from an automobile manufacturer wrote, age of product in showrooms significantly impacts market share.
A study by Jonathan Jensen of Columbia College, Chicago and Anne Hsu of Relay Worldwide, a sports marketing firm, has found that in general companies that sponsor generously tend to do well. They looked at the 51 American firms that spent more than $15m annually on sponsorship (mostly of sports) between 2005 and 2009. Net income at these firms grew faster than at S 500 firms in general (7.8% to 6.5% per year).