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Commentary: Mega Sports Agent

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Commentary: Mega Sports Agent

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Commentator Frank Deford talks about the legacy of Mark McCormack, who created the industry of managing athletes' careers. McCormack, who died last week, founded the company, IMG, in 1960 with a handshake agreement with Arnold Palmer. IMG now represents such stars as Tiger Woods, Elizabeth Hurley and Itzhak Perlman.