And this is how Jerry Jones, Roger Goodell’s boss, will be making money from the Raiders’ move to Vegas in 2019.
And it’s not just a few million…
Gambling? We don’t need no steenkin’ gambling!
Jerry Jones to cash in big with Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was not present when the NFL announced the relocation of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas during a press conference Monday morning at the NFL owners meeting at the posh Biltmore Hotel.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was there, as was Raiders owner Mark Davis.
But while Jones wasn’t there, know that the deal couldn’t have happened without his involvement, input and influence.
It was Jones who brought in Bank of America to help finance the deal when other banks and investors bailed on Davis.