Anschutz OK to buy team for LA deal

Updated: April 3, 2012, 9:11 AM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- An executive for the company that wants to build an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles says the developer is committed to the idea and willing to buy a team himself in order to make the deal work.

Anschutz Entertainment Group president Tim Leiweke told the Los Angeles Times on Monday that developer Philip Anschutz is ready to write a check for both the downtown stadium and a team as long as he can get a "reasonable" deal out of the football league.

The Times say Leiweke ...

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