QUICK LINKS:

AP sources: Golisano expresses plans to buy Bills and partner with Scott Congel

Updated: 05/28/2014 11:20 PM
Created: 05/28/2014 3:21 PM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

People involved with the negotiations say billionaire Tom Golisano has met with Buffalo Bills officials and public leaders, and informed them of his interest in purchasing the franchise.

A person says Golisano, the former Buffalo Sabres owner and failed gubernatorial candidate from Rochester, New York, also has had talks with developer Scott Congel to be as his partner in the potential ownership group. The people spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because Golisano has not publicly announced his plans.

The person added that Golisano's proposal will include building a new football stadium south of Buffalo. The land belongs to Pyramid Management Group, which is owned by Robert Congel, Scott's father. The Syracuse-based company is one of the largest shopping mall developers in the northeast.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Scattered Clouds
70°
74° | 63°
  • Feels like: 70° F
  • Wind: SSW 12mph
  • Humidity: 68%
  • Mon A few morning showers
    57° | 52°
  • Tue Abundant sunshine
    69° | 43°
  • Wed Sunshine
    71° | 50°
  • Thu Abundant sunshine
    76° | 52°