Titans Owner Bud Adams Joins Bum Phillips in Death at 90

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  1. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Two days apart. Tough blow for the Houston area to lose both so close.
  2. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita CowBabe Up!!! Zone Supporter

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    Weren't they both 90? And just two days apart. May they both RIP.
  3. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    I heard this earlier but have not seen the link posted on ESPN etc.

    The circumstances around this death are a bit sketchy. I hope that the reports of suicide are not true.

    Either way,

    RIP Kenneth Stanley "Bud" Adams, Jr.
  4. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    His son committed suicide years ago, but I read Bud died of natural causes.
  5. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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    Died of natural causes. He has been pretty sick lately and was home in Houston resting.
  6. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    I doubt Houston fans are grief stricken over Bud passing. He was hated there for moving the Oilers as I understand it.

    Now Bum is different.

    It is strange though they died so close together.

    Woody's Girl would know.
  7. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    Joins in death? Kinda odd way to word it.
  8. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Exactly. Bum was loved, Bud was hated.

    The analogy would be about like Tom Landry and Bum Bright.
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  9. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    I haven't heard that. I can tell you that if I am 90 and in very poor health, then suicide doesn't seem like hat bad of an idea.
  10. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Notsure if they are going to the same place.
  11. benson

    benson Well-Known Member

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    Six feet into the ground? I think so.
  12. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    I have to hand it to the old guy. Had to be one of the most hated men in H town & yet he still lived there.

    Billionaire & he could live anywhere in the world & yet he stayed there.
  13. Nirvana

    Nirvana Well-Known Member

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  14. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Isnt Bud Adams the guy who gave the finger to the fans a couple years ago from his luxury box?
  15. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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    Yes sir.

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