Found May 28, 2012 on 60 Max Power O:
PLAYERS: Bob Mcnair
TEAMS: Houston Texans
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Bob McNair would like to see the Super Bowl return to Houston in 2017. However, the Houston Texans’ majority owner believes it’s a citywide effort that should and will have little involvement from his NFL franchise. Luckily for McNair, there are several members of the county who are motivated to bring the Super Bowl back to Houston. Edgar Colon, who is the chairman of Harris County Sports Convention Corp., has come forward to inform the public of the planned bid the county and Reliant Park will put forward.

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