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Passing Of A Legend: Iconic Bills Owner Ralph Wilson Dies At 95

Buffalo Bills President Russ Brandon has told NFL owners that Bills owner Ralph Wilson has died. Brandon made the announcement at the league’s winter meetings in Orlando on Tuesday. Wilson was 95.

03/25/2014

Kansas City Chiefs owner and Hall of Famer Lamar Hunt is surrounded by reporters during the NFL Meeting on March 15, 1999, at the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Ariz. (Photo credit should read MIKE FIALA/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: As We Celebrate NFL’s Ultimate Game, Don’t Ever Forget Hunt

It was Lamar Hunt who started the American Football League, and without his commitment and deep pockets, the NFL would never have had legitimate competition and would have remained a closed, old-boys club for many years.

01/29/2014

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Today Marks 45th Anniversary Of Super Bowl I

What has evolved into a national American holiday began 45 years ago this afternoon.

01/15/2013

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Silverman: As Ralph Wilson Gives Up Control Of The Bills, The ‘Foolish Club’ Dwindles

Football goes in cycles, and the Bills may have a chance to turn things around. However, it was those early days in the AFL that rocketed football to the top, and Wilson should never be forgotten for his role.

01/02/2013

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Silverman: A Move To London Would Not Be Krafty

Kraft got his head out over his skis when he advocated the NFL putting a permanent franchise in London during an interview with Sky Sports reporter Neil Reynolds.

06/29/2012

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Top 10 Jets Moments

As the Jets continue to battle during this year’s playoffs, we took a look back at some of the most memorable moments in the franchise’s history.

WFAN–01/14/2011