Sad sacks

Doucey, Paul
February 2005
Casino Journal;Feb2005, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
Comments on the opposition of the National Football League on Super Bowl events conducted by casinos in Las Vegas, Nevada. Reason behind the opposition; Details of a letter sent by the NFL to the American Gaming Association outlining infractions; Significance of wagering to the popularity of football and the Super Bowl.


Related Articles

  • Super Bowl roll XXXII. Adams, Kathleen; Eisenberg, Daniel; Goldstein, Jon; Gray, Tam; Hamilton, Anita; Horowitz, Janice; Labi, Nadya; Orecklin, Michele; Sanders, Alain // Time;1/26/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 3, p18 

    Offers a sample of the options offered at various Las Vegas, Nevada casinos for betting on the 1998 Super Bowl football game. Such options as the first scorer having an odd-or-even numbered jersey.

  • Super Bowl Sunday is also super gambling day, with billions of dollars in bets. Atkin, Ross // Christian Science Monitor;1/27/95, Vol. 87 Issue 43, p1 

    Provides information on sports gambling in the United States. Betting on the National Football League's Super Bowl championship in Miami; Comments of experts on the problem.

  • FOOTBALL AND CARBON.  // American Forests;Spring2005, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p25 

    Reports on the tree planting effort of the National Football League to offset the carbon emissions generated by Super Bowl traffic in Jacksonville, Florida.

  • Sports leagues set double standards when it comes to LV. Green, Michael // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/27/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p4 

    Presents views on the condition set by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Football League to not allow betting when the sports franchises are brought to Las Vegas, Nevada. Belief of NBA Commissioner David Stern that bringing a franchise to Las Vegas was problematic;...

  • 'MNF' Offers Logo License to Mark 35th Anniversary. Friedman, Wayne // Television Week;6/21/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 25, p26 

    Presents information on the logo license offered by ABC Sports for the 35th anniversary promotion of its sports show, "Monday Night Football." Aim of the logo license offering; Sale of the Super Bowl inventory by Fox as part of its upfront deals; Statistics on young male viewers of the National...

  • RUMBLINGS.  // Crain's Detroit Business;2/20/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p31 

    The article offers several news briefs related to various events in Detroit, Michigan. Casinos in Detroit were busy leading up to the Super Bowl, but profitable slot traffic was down, presumably as regulars stayed home to avoid crowds. Greektown Casino set records for food and beverage sales...

  • How To Tackle The Super Bowl Party. Gay, Jason // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Feb2010, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p26 

    The article offers suggestions for men on how to handle Super Bowl parties for football fans. It advises to keep the guest list small by inviting only six people. It recommends to serve beer in the middle of the living room to prevent guests from running back and forth to the refrigerator in...

  • NBC bets on Poker Bowl to lure fans.  // Las Vegas Business Press;12/8/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p10 

    Reports on NBC's decision to broadcast the World Poker Tour before the Super Bowl on February 1, 2004. Appeal to 21-49 year old male audience; Boredom with pre-game entertainment extravaganzas; Hopes for attracting serious gaming audience to a televised high stakes poker game; Stocks of gaming...

  • GAMING REVENUES JUMP 13.9 PERCENT IN FEBRUARY. Stutz, Howard // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/19/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 16, pP12 

    The article reports on the 13.9 increase in gaming revenues in Nevada in February 2010 driven by the Chinese New Year holiday and Super Bowl weekend.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics