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Byron Allen Says He’s Preparing Bid for NFL’s Denver Broncos

  • Allen was approached by NFL’s Roger Goodell, Bob Kraft in 2019
  • Hollywood mogul would be league’s first Black owner of a team
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Media mogul Byron Allen is preparing a bid for the Denver Broncos, a move that if successful would make him the first Black majority owner of a National Football League team. 

“NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft came to me in November of 2019 and asked me to take a good look at buying an NFL team,” Allen, chairman and chief executive officer at Allen Media Group, said in a statement in response to inquiries about his interest in the Broncos.