A series of court documents indicate that former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is making moves to become the owner of the Washington Football Team.
The documents, obtained by Front Office Sports, reference a conversation between Bezos’ attorney and the Baltimore-based sports investment banking firm, Moag & Co. The firm was apparently hired by the Washington Football Team’s three minority shareholders to negotiate a deal to sell their stakes to Bezos.
Front Office Sports reports that the team’s current owner, Dan Snyder, is claiming that one of the minority owners, real estate executive Dwight Schar, is leading an “extortion campaign” to coerce him into selling his stake. This appears to be in connection to a