Byron Allen: Media Mogul … and NFL Franchise Owner?


He’s made it clear that his media enterprise plans to invest approximately $10 billion to acquire more ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX television stations over the next two years with the goal of creating the largest broadcast television group in America.

Now, Byron Allen may be taking a page from Jeff Smulyan’s playbook by confirming his interest in owning a professional sports franchise.

The revelation also notes that it was the Commissioner of the National Football League, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who suggested to Allen three years ago that he consider the investment.

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