Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Targeted By NFL Owners To Buy Seattle Seahawks

National Football League owners reportedly want Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to join the club by purchasing the Seattle Seahawks franchise.
A purchase by Bezos would keep the team rooted in Seattle, something that Allen assured when he bought the team in 1996.
Bezos, who may be the richest man in the world, is reportedly being prodded by several NFL owners, including influential Dallas Cowboys owners Jerry Jones. The Seahawks were owned by Paul Allen, who passed away earlier this week from septic shock after battling a recurrence of cancer.
He is also based in Seattle, providing a hometown touch that the league craves in its ownership. Bezos already has ties to the NFL, as Amazon has an NFL partnership to stream Thursday Night Football.
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It is believed she has little interest in running the Seahawks or the NBA's Portland Trailblazers, which Allen also owned. Allen's sister, Jody Allen, is his main heir, but has not commented.