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Denver Broncos owner Bowlen dies after Alzheimer's struggle

Reuters | Denver | Updated: 14-06-2019 13:39 IST | Created: 14-06-2019 13:23 IST
Denver Broncos owner Bowlen dies after Alzheimer's struggle
Bowlen bought the Broncos in 1984 and helped guide the team to seven Super Bowl matches in 30 years at the helm. Image Credit: Flickr

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen died after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease, his family and team said on Friday. Bowlen, 75, passed on Thursday night peacefully at home, surrounded by relatives, his family said in a statement. Bowlen bought the Broncos in 1984 and helped guide the team to seven Super Bowl matches in 30 years at the helm. He stepped down from the team's day-to-day operations in 2014 because of his ailment.


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