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Browns owner's firm raided by FBI

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by TigerVols, Apr 15, 2013.

  1. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member


  2. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    That's what happens when you try to lure Saban away from Alabama...
  3. LanceyHoward

    LanceyHoward Well-Known Member

    Jimmy Haslam's brother is Governor of Tennessee. This could get interesting.
  4. BenPoquette

    BenPoquette Active Member

    My money is on the Patriots having snuck cameras in to try to get a glimpse into the Browns war room.

    Either that or word slipped that the Browns were actually going to draft Geno Smith at #6 and they are looking for the kind of serious drugs that would cause a team to make this kind of mistake.
  5. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    They drafted Tim Couch No. 1.
  6. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member

    Then the Pats have surveillance in every other NFL front office in the league if they are worried about Cleveland. Shit, they might bug half the CFL before worrying about the Browns.
  7. BenPoquette

    BenPoquette Active Member

  8. Uncle.Ruckus

    Uncle.Ruckus Guest

    I knew he was a Steelers plant.
  9. Beef03

    Beef03 Active Member

    Hey the Lions are going to be good this year. And by Lions, I of course mean the B.C. Lions.
  10. linotype

    linotype Well-Known Member

    The odd timing of this disclosure -- smack in the middle of the Boston Marathon disaster -- initially had me thinking the guy was somehow involved in that, and that was why the feds were visiting him.
  11. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    If the IRS was on the scene, it won't end well.
  12. Bob Cook

    Bob Cook Active Member

    Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam has reached out to his 30,000 employees, urging them to “believe and trust” that the Knoxville-based company has done no wrong amid an ongoing federal investigation.


    Apparently the FBI and IRS didn't take Haslam's word for it.
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