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    Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.


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    Mary Wilson is the new owner of the Bills

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    So much for that. Looks like we have the new owner in place.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Mary Wilson is cheap!

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    I'd imagine it's only until the sale of the team can be made.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Yup one that can call Century 21's business division and put up a for sale sign

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    This means I can marry her and when she passes I get the team with no estate taxes.
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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Lecter View Post
    This means I can marry her and when she passes I get the team with no estate taxes.
    Weren't you already betrothed?

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by X-Era View Post
    So much for that. Looks like we have the new owner in place.
    Not for long....

    Mike Schopp@Schopptalk Seems Mary Wilson, wife of the late Ralph Wilson, becomes controlling owner of the Bills. The trustees will commence working toward a sale.

    Mike Schopp@Schopptalk 17m Potential candidates to buy the Bills will be vetted in the coming months, with a sale perhaps being consummated in about a year.





    https://twitter.com/Schopptalk/statu...95808346587136

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by ZAZusmc03 View Post
    I'd imagine it's only until the sale of the team can be made.
    It will be interesting to see the potential ramifications. Having it in a trust may mean it has to be sold to the highest bidder... This may mean Mary can sell it to whomever she wants.
    Last edited by X-Era; 04-03-2014 at 03:02 PM.

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    Weren't you already betrothed?
    Not that I know of.

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    Not that I know of.
    Since birth right? Grandpa Lecter wanted a continuation of the ownership in Buffalo and to marry the house of Lecter with the house of Wilson. Now that you can join your houses you can begin to take over the world.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by HurkeyNuts View Post
    Not for long....

    Mike Schopp@Schopptalk Seems Mary Wilson, wife of the late Ralph Wilson, becomes controlling owner of the Bills. The trustees will commence working toward a sale.

    Mike Schopp@Schopptalk 17m Potential candidates to buy the Bills will be vetted in the coming months, with a sale perhaps being consummated in about a year.





    https://twitter.com/Schopptalk/statu...95808346587136
    This is my point. It could be that Mary as sole owner can pick and choose who she sells the team to. It's her to do with as she sees fit.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by X-Era View Post
    This is my point. It could be that Mary as sole owner can pick and choose who she sells the team to. It's her to do with as she sees fit.
    Which is great news, because that means she is not obligated to choose the highest bidder. If Jon Bon Jovi (for example), who would move the team, bids $900 MIL and Jeremy Jacobs (again, for example), who would keep the team here, bids $895 MIL, a trust would have no choice but to choose the $900 MIL. Mary Wilson, on the other hand, could choose the lower bid.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Quote Originally Posted by WagonCircler View Post
    Which is great news, because that means she is not obligated to choose the highest bidder. If Jon Bon Jovi (for example), who would move the team, bids $900 MIL and Jeremy Jacobs (again, for example), who would keep the team here, bids $895 MIL, a trust would have no choice but to choose the $900 MIL. Mary Wilson, on the other hand, could choose the lower bid.
    It would seem that way. That's my guess.

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    Re: Mary Wilson has been announced as controlling owner of Bills.

    Bill Polian just said the Bills better keep that c*** out of the room on the day of the draft.

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