Published on 07-27-2012 06:13 PM
Source: Browns are going to be sold to Jimmy Haslam, Tennessee billionaire:
Written by Russell Williams, Browns 24/7 staff
CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Cleveland Browns have been making questionable decisions since they returned in 1999. But just as the team is starting to look like a competitive franchise, the Browns are reportedly being placed on the market and being sold.
According to sources, the Cleveland Browns are going to be sold to billionaire business man Jimmy Haslam. The Browns were rumored to be on the market a few months back, but the rumor was put away by the club saying they weren't up for sale. Now, the Browns and owner Randy Lerner have confirmed the talks and, according to a source, will be selling the team to Haslam.
Jimmy Haslam is the CEO of Pilot Corporation,