Titans Owner Bud Adams Has Died
(Houston, TX) Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams has died.
KHOU-TV in Houston reports police were called to a home owned by Adams for a welfare check and found him inside.
Adams was 90 years old.
Titans/Oilers founder and owner K.S. “Bud” Adams, Jr. passed away peacefully from natural causes at his home this morning in Houston.—
Tennessee Titans (@TennesseeTitans) October 21, 2013
Adams moved the Oilers from Houston after the 1996 season when the City of Nashville promised to build a brand new stadium for the team.
For a time, the team played at the Liberty Bowl when it was between homes.
Adams was one of the founders of the American Football League.