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Legends of the Meadowlands: Leon Hess

Legend of the Meadlowlands

Leon Hess

The famed American businessman is best known for two things: Founding the Hess Corp. and begin part of a consortium that bought the New York Jets in 1963 for a buy-in price of $250,000. Over the years, Hess bought out his partners — and moved the team to the Meadowlands in 1984.

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