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Old 04-21-2014, 09:23 PM
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Originally Posted by doublem23 View Post
Yeah, for sure, **** how many millions of dollars did the Packers raise the last time they sold shares? And they're deal is even worse than what the Cubs might offer.

Sports makes people do dumb ****.

$67 million in shares...almost 270k shares at $250 apiece. So basically they had a lot of people paying for a worthless piece of paper and the novelty to say they're an "owner." It covered almost half their upgrade costs. Interesting Bud Selig is a former Director of the Packers, which means he actually held a position that mattered. I'm not sure if he served on their Executive Committee or not though.
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