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Press Pass: new Statler owner & economics of NFL lock out

By Bert Gambini

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Buffalo, NY – Buffalo Bills players, along with others in the National Football League, remain locked out by team owners, the result of a failure to renegotiate a new collective bargaining agreement.

As part of WBFO's Press Pass with Jim Fink of Business First, we'll explore how a lost season could effect the local economic picture.

Meantime, the downtown development picture brightened this week after Marc Croce became the owner of Buffalo's historic Statler towers, a move that translates to much more than simply a new name on the building's deed.