Posts Tagged ‘Art Modell’

Longtime Browns/Ravens Owner Art Modell Passes Away at 87

Almost as soon as I posted the news that Art Modell was reported in grave condition it was being announced that he had passed on. Art Modell has died. He was 87. The team said Modell died of natural causes early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he had been admitted Wednesday. Modell was among […]

Former Browns Owner Art Modell Turns 85

Kevin Cowherd from the Baltimore Sun wrote… Sometimes, you forget what a giant Modell was in the league’s early years. Look at all he did. He headed the owners’ labor committee that negotiated the league’s first collective bargaining agreement with the players. He played an instrumental role in the merger of the NFL and AFL […]