Russ Brandon, the top executive with the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres, has resigned his positions amid allegations of personal misconduct, according to the Buffalo News.
Brandon served as managing Authentic Tobias Enstrom Jersey partner and president of Pegula Sports and Entertainment, owner of the Bills and Sabres as well as the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League and the pro lacrosse team Buffalo Bandits.
Kim Pegula has assumed the role as president.
Brandon joined the Bills front office in 1997 and was promoted to CEO in 2009, and then president in 2013. He was the third person to hold that title, after franchise founder Ralph Wilson and Tom Donahoe.
He earned praise for his work in running the franchise during its sale to Pegula Sports in 2014, amid rumors the Bills would move elsewhere following Wilson’s death.
Williams told Frisco (Texas) Police Department officers that his friend, Minnesota Vikings player Kendall Wright, was behind the wheel. Wright played with Williams at Baylor. Williams said he was at home during the time of the accident and that聽he received a phone call informing him of the crash around 1:45 a.m. from Wright, who had borrowed the car for a date. Williams’ vehicle was found abandoned and damaged聽next to a downed light pole on a street near the Cowboys’ practice facility.聽
Williams had previously released a public statement claiming he did not hit the light pole. His attorney, Chip Lewis, said his client’s聽arrest on charges of public intoxication was wholly unrelated to the traffic accident.
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And Lewis聽told聽The Dallas Morning News聽that his client had told him that Wright was not in the car at the time.