Second in a series on how to recognize the most powerful people in the nation’s most popular sport.

Team: Minnesota Vikings

Owner: Zygi Wilf

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Notable For: Stadium extortion and accounting irregularities.

Which Distinguishes Him From: No one around here.

Receiver Of: Wedgies from Harpo, Zeppo, and Gummo.


Team: Green Bay Packers

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Owner (claimed): These fucking people.

Owner (actual): These fucking people.

Fan Base: These fucking people.

Summarize Franchise in Three Words: These fucking people.


Team: San Francisco 49ers

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Owner: Jed York

Method of Ownership: Acquired franchise by trading his sister Jenna a floppy disk.

Fun Fact: Mom picks out his suits.


Team: Cincinnati Bengals

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Owner: Mike Brown

Graduated From: The Jerry Jones Divinity School.

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Stays in Shape By: running a mile in tight shoes to chisel widows and orphans out of rent money.


Team: Dallas Cowboys

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Owner: Jerry Jones

Date of Birth: October 13, 1942

Date of Death: Precisely three seconds after he is first referred to in print as “a good football man”.

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NFL Security Code Name: Ozymandias


Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Owner: The Glazers

Beverage of Choice: A Pint of Webster’s

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Reason for Ownership: Failed to click the “disambiguation” link on the football Wikipedia page.


Team: New Orleans Saints

Owner: Tom Benson

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Beverage of Choice: Formaldehyde

Claim to Fame: once played the spoons on the head of the President of Kyrgyzstan.


Team: Jacksonville Jaguars

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Owner: Shahid Khan

Burning Question: Bond Villain or Sidekick?

Burning Substance: Weed