University of Kansas

October 21, 2013 5:05 PM

Titans owner Bud Adams was in middle of Border War controversy

Tennessee Titans owner Kenneth “Bud” Adams, who died in his Houston home on Sunday at age 90, helped launch the American Football League with Chiefs founder Lamar Hunt. But Adams was connected to Kansas in a controversial way, buying a plane ticket for a player who transferred to KU and played a pivotal role in the Border War rivalry with Missouri.

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