OWNERS IN THE NEWS
Published November 27, 1995
Saints Owner TOM BENSON will reportedly not attend his club's December 3 game in New England to avoid being served deposition papers by former Patriots Owner BILLY SULLIVAN for his antitrust suit against the NFL. Other NFL Owners who have stayed away from Foxboro this season: ART MODELL of the Browns, PAT BOWLEN of the Broncos and Buffalo's RALPH WILSON (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 11/24)....Orioles Owner PETER ANGELOS is reportedly holding off on hiring a GM to "avoid a potential controversy" over not hiring Asst GM FRANK ROBINSON. Angelos is reportedly waiting for the Padres to hire Robinson as a Special Asst to President LARRY LUCCHINO (Tracy Ringolsby, ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 11/26).