Kin spirits: Jerry Jones, Mike Brown

Despite opposing styles, owners lean on family as common business denominator

Updated: December 6, 2012, 12:25 AM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- On the surface, there do not seem to be many similarities between Jerry Jones and Mike Brown.

Jones, the Dallas Cowboys' owner, is flashy. Brown, the Cincinnati Bengals' president, is reserved. Jones can walk into a room and command attention. Brown can slip into a room unnoticed by most. Jones has a private plane ready to take him anywhere. Brown will fly commercially. Jones will rap in a Papa John's commercial. Brown would rather eat at the Steak 'n Shake in downtown Indianapolis ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Feed the Beasts
    What is Scott Linehan's secret to success? Getting the ball in the hands of DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant.