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  1. Evaluating top Big 12 expansion candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... victories over Power 5 programs Kansas and Ole Miss. With that success has come a spike in attendance at home games. FedEx founder and CEO Fred Smith, whose company is based in Memphis, has already thrown his support behind the Tigers, offering to ...

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  2. UH's toughest job may be swaying Big 12's northern schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Houston Chronicle

    ... by Ohio State. Is the Cincinnati/Dayton TV market worth adding them? Pros: Has backing of big money, Memphis-based FedEx, which has pledged to be a major corporate sponsor if school is invited to join Big 12. School says its ready to invest $500 ...

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  3. Every Big 12 Expansion Option Stinks, There Is No Point Doing ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Big Lead

    ... hot minute there under Justin Fuente, who is now coaching at Virginia Tech. The school has a strong relationship with FedEx . Feel the excitement. Boise State: Built up quite the football program. School around it is nowhere near the stature of ...

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  4. XPO's Painful Climb Toward The TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... margin appeared to come in around 7%, about half of Old Dominion's but better than Saia 's (NASDAQ: SAIA ) or FedEx 's (NYSE: FDX ) Freight business. I'm not quite as sold on the revenue narrative. While a lot of analysts want to waive away the ...

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  5. ACC media day offers news, notes but no socksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | ESPN

    ... said it will explore expanding by as many as four teams, and Memphis -- which has significant financial backing from FedEx -- would be a potential option. Fuente said Memphis "absolutely" fits the bill as a school that can grow into a Power 5 ...

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  6. No joke: This is how the Big 12's expansion candidates should be rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Sporting News

    ... isolated market, with little beyond the city's environs. Upside: Memphis has a powerful corporate community led by FedEx and its founder, Fred Smith, which appears to be highly motivated to draw the Big 12 to the city. Memphis demonstrated it can ...

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  7. Governor Greg Abbott supports UH to the Big 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... by Ohio State. Is the Cincinnati/Dayton TV market worth adding them? Pros: Has backing of big money, Memphis-based FedEx, which has pledged to be a major corporate sponsor if school is invited to join Big 12. School says its ready to invest $500 ...

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  8. Boise State, Houston, BYU among potential Big 12 expansion candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... pretty and growing. Maybe the Rams can replace what the Big 12 lost in Colorado? The Tigers have a notable sponsor in FedEx CEO Fred Smith, an alum who has promised his company's sponsorship to the Big 12. The football has been mostly irrelevant but ...

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  9. 'Whispered interest': Blacks and TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | USA Today

    ... to pay a lot of money to come to the convention," said Bergmann, a Germantown resident. "Fortunately I'm retired from FedEx. I prayed a lot, I stepped out on faith and came because I wanted to do something for my country. But the interest is there ...

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  10. Jones Financial Companies Lllp Cuts Stake in FedEx Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Political

    Jones Financial Companies Lllp cut its position in FedEx Corp. by 2.9% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 6,293 shares of the shipping service provider's stock after selling 188 shares during the period.

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  11. Expansion: Memphis among teams vying for Big 12 membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newms360.com

    ... President M. David Rudd touted the school's effort to improve its status as a research institution and the backing of FedEx CEO and Memphis alum Fred Smith in a letter to Texas Tech interim president John Opperman. West Virginia President Gordon ...

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  12. Big 12 not lacking hopeful membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NWAonline

    ... President M. David Rudd touted the school's effort to improve its status as a research institution and the backing of FedEx CEO and Memphis alum Fred Smith in a letter to Texas Tech interim president John Opperman. West Virginia President Gordon ...

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  13. Carlton: How Big 12 expansion could reap rewards, generate additional ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    ... reporters: "There ought to be a home for us in the Big 12." Memphis, which has the backing of hometown shipping giant FedEx, weighed in too. So did basketball powerhouse UConn. Houston board of regents chairman Tilman Fertitta called the Houston ...

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  14. Why Rutgers and Purdue make the most sense as Big 12 expansion candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Crimson Quarry

    ... offer: BYU has a rabid fanbase and already plays a tough football schedule as an independent; Memphis has a bunch of FedEx money; Houston is in a big metro area and just got a new football stadium; Colorado State is in Fort Collins which I hear is ...

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    Wednesday Jul 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... with flaws, all desperate to leave the economic purgatory of a mid-major conference. Memphis reportedly would bring FedEx as a major sponsor along with billionaire booster Fred Smith, but it has the smallest media market of the legitimate candidates ...

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  16. Carlton: An under-the-radar expansion candidate that intrigues me;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Cincinnati is getting a lot of buzz, but it's basically Houston but outside the Big 12 footprint. Memphis would bring FedEx. UCF and/or USF would bring Florida. UConn is a men's and women's basketball power. But none is a home-run and all have some ...

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  17. Federal Express gets green light for cargo flights to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... information here... HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) -- The US Department of Transportation has authorized Federal Express Company (FedEx) to offer cargo services to Cuba, thus becoming the first entity of its kind so far with the green light to carry out such ...

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  18. Colorado State among suitors to join Big 12 ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Denver Post

    ... President M. David Rudd touted the school's effort to improve its status as a research institution and the backing of FedEx CEO and Memphis alum Fred Smith in a letter to Texas Tech interim president John Opperman. West Virginia President Gordon ...

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  19. How low will some Group of Five schools go to win a Big 12 expansion invite?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | CBS Sports

    ... on Louisville prostitutes to go along with Baylor cover-ups of sexual assault.) A Power Five invite is why Memphis has FedEx vowing to sponsor the Big 12 Championship Game and the school promising $500 million in academic and athletic infrastructure ...

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  20. Big 12 still interested in expansion, could consider UHRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Houston Chronicle

    ... by Ohio State. Is the Cincinnati/Dayton TV market worth adding them? Pros: Has backing of big money, Memphis-based FedEx, which has pledged to be a major corporate sponsor if school is invited to join Big 12. School says its ready to invest $500 ...

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