Found October 21, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
This has not been a good week for aging, prominent Houston football figures. Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams has died at the age of 90, the team is now saying, per Tennesseean reporter Jim Wyatt. Adams was one of the original AFL co-founders. He owned the Houston Oilers, which he controversially moved to Tennessee in […]
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Tennessee Titans Owner Bud Adams Dies at 90

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Titans owner Bud Adams dies

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