Could Ross Be Preparing To Sell The Team In The Next Few Years?

Discussion in 'Miami Dolphins Forum' started by SkapePhin, Feb 5, 2019.

  1. SkapePhin

    SkapePhin Rump Shaker Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    May 2002
    Messages:
    37,760
    Likes Received:
    8,285
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Bruce Beal Jr, the man who Ross basically pegged as the next Dolphin owner should anything happen to him, was at the introduction PC yesterday pictured here:



    I’ve gotten the sense Ross might be tiring of owning the Dolphins and all the losing and headaches it comes with. With the super bowl finally being hosted in his stadium next year, that would culminate a long held dream of his... makes me wonder if he is already thinking about life after the Dolphins.

    Sadly Beal would be another out of town and Manhattan businessman owner... and only 48 years old... I’m really not fond of the idea of the Dolphins being owned by some Manhattan hotshot for the next few decades. Just hasn’t worked out well so far and I can’t see it working out all that well in the future.

    Is there another franchise that has been successful with an ownership arrangement like this?
     
  2. CoryMatthews

    CoryMatthews Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 2018
    Messages:
    667
    Likes Received:
    614
    Trophy Points:
    93
    Is Bruce Beal related to Andy Beal who was the subject of The Professor, the Banker and the suicide king?
     
  3. Adam Strange

    Adam Strange Question Authority Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Apr 2008
    Messages:
    1,707
    Likes Received:
    979
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Maybe we’ll get an owner who’s more concerned with having his team in the Super Bowl, rather than just his venue being used.
     
    darefugee, Semedi, Marino1313 and 5 others like this.
  4. Daytona Fin

    Daytona Fin There's one, set for stun Moderator Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Dec 2002
    Messages:
    35,786
    Likes Received:
    21,905
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Beal has been a Vice Chairman with the team. If we are just spit balling theories over a picture, maybe he just got a hair cut and decided to take part with picture day.
     
    Viggen and Superself like this.
  5. D-Rock

    D-Rock 31 yrs ago, I would have been a Panther. Donator

    Joined:
    Mar 2004
    Messages:
    276
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    18
    SMH, just can't please some of you guys. Constant whiners
     
    PhxSunFan34 likes this.
  6. andyahs

    andyahs Bahamian Redneck Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2005
    Messages:
    9,288
    Likes Received:
    4,665
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I don't care if a monkey (insert joke here_________________) owns the team as long as we start a winning tradition again.
     
  7. SkapePhin

    SkapePhin Rump Shaker Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    May 2002
    Messages:
    37,760
    Likes Received:
    8,285
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He’s been that for years... he wasn’t at Gase intro.
     
  8. LargoFin

    LargoFin A True Fan

    Joined:
    Mar 2018
    Messages:
    1,202
    Likes Received:
    464
    Trophy Points:
    83
    The sooner the better
     
  9. DefensiveEnd76

    DefensiveEnd76 Football Guru

    Joined:
    Jun 2007
    Messages:
    15,564
    Likes Received:
    2,344
    Trophy Points:
    113
    We can only hope he'll sell
     
  10. Agua

    Agua Fighting the media, one lie at a time

    Joined:
    Mar 2002
    Messages:
    6,830
    Likes Received:
    498
    Trophy Points:
    83
    I think that's pretty obvious. Ross wants to give this one last go with Grier / Flores. He's getting up there now.
     
  11. johngarry

    johngarry "Mysterious" Super Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2005
    Messages:
    5,067
    Likes Received:
    449
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Beal is from Boston. very very very old Boston money. family lent Ross his 1st $100m to start Related Co., of which Bruce is Pres.; Beal has first refusal to purchase rights, voted and approved by owners in 2016. his input with this full reboot is totally evident. Ross prob takes a yearlong abdication, with Beal fully in charge by SB54 next Feb.
     
    Beach Bum 91 and Superself like this.
  12. SkapePhin

    SkapePhin Rump Shaker Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    May 2002
    Messages:
    37,760
    Likes Received:
    8,285
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Great, from being owned by a Jets fan to a Patriots fan...
     
  13. Digital

    Digital Starter Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Feb 2008
    Messages:
    8,547
    Likes Received:
    7,087
    Trophy Points:
    113
    That's Bruce Beal? I kinda thought it was Ben Stiller!
     
  14. maralieus

    maralieus Lets get those balls deep!!

    Joined:
    Mar 2006
    Messages:
    5,232
    Likes Received:
    557
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I’m starting to believe it’ll be sooner rather than later.
     
  15. DefensiveEnd76

    DefensiveEnd76 Football Guru

    Joined:
    Jun 2007
    Messages:
    15,564
    Likes Received:
    2,344
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I wish it was at least 8 years ago
     

Share This Page