Friday, April 19, 2013
HaslamWatch: Updates on Browns owner
By Jamison Hensley
Here are the latest happenings on Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, whose family business is being investigated by the FBI:
- Haslam is still involved in the team's draft preparation and reassures employees his NFL position is not jeopardized by fraud allegations, according to ESPN's Ed Werder.
- There are "no such plans" for the NFL to ask Haslam to relinquish control of the Browns while federal agents investigate Pilot Flying J, a league spokesman told The Plain Dealer.
- Haslam is expected to make a statement at his company's headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn., at 4 p.m. today, but he won't be taking any questions.