Did The Browns' Front Office Break Up Over Greg Schiano?

The troika of Jimmy Haslam, Joe Banner, and Michael Lombardi seemed doomed from the beginning, and the shit finally hit the fan yesterday with the announcement that the CEO and GM are out. We'll be hearing more and more insidery stuff as the days and weeks go by, but here's one early nugget on how the relationship went … » 2/12/14 10:22am 2/12/14 10:22am

Roger Goodell Is The NFL Owners' Best Publicist

Seven employees of Browns owner Jimmy Haslam's company, Pilot Flying J, have already pleaded guilty in a rebate-fraud scheme that's being investigated by the FBI. Some have told the feds that senior executives were aware of what was going on, and Pilot Flying J recently reached a multimillion-dollar settlement with… » 8/02/13 10:46am 8/02/13 10:46am

FBI: Browns Owner Jimmy Haslam's Company Engaged In A Lot Of Fraud

Pilot Flying J, the truck-stop empire of which Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is the most prominent scion, had its Tennessee headquarters raided Monday by the FBI and IRS. Today, we know why: The Bureau says the company engaged in a five- to seven-year fraud, and that Haslam knew what was going on. » 4/18/13 7:35pm 4/18/13 7:35pm