Private-equity firms bidding for Forstmann Little & Co.’s talent agency IMG Worldwide Inc. are disagreeing with the earnings projection Forstmann has provided for this year, a week before final bids are due, three people with knowledge of the matter said.
The New York Giants aren’t only hot, they’ve got good timing: avoiding a player this week some Las Vegas oddsmakers consider the most valuable in the National Football League when it comes to setting point spreads.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning probably will play this weekend against the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs after aggravating a previous ankle injury during yesterday’s victory, interim coach Jack Del Rio said.
The New Orleans Saints rebounded from a Week 9 loss with a 49-17 rout of the Dallas Cowboys that left the NFC East as the only National Football League division without a team possessing a winning record.
Forstmann Little & Co. cut the field of bidders for its IMG Worldwide Inc. talent agency to five, knocking out a joint bid from TPG Capital and Creative Artists Agency, said people with knowledge of the matter.