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Paul Tagliabue

Paul Tagliabue (Pro football.  Born, Jersey City, NJ, Nov. 24, 1940.)  When Pete Rozelle (q.v.) announced his retirement as N.F.L. commissioner in Mar. 1989, a search was begun for the successor to the man widely hailed as a visionary sports leader.  Paul John Tagliabue, a graduate of N.Y.U. School of Law, was the resultant choice.  […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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