Jets deal hangover: Competition

Umstead, R. Thomas
January 2000
Multichannel News;01/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p2
Reports that Cablevision Systems Corp. chairman Charles Dolan lost his attempt to buy the New York Jets National Football League franchise in the United States. Description of the league's rules regarding corporations owning football teams; Need to focus on providing great football competition.


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