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Rooneys to meet about Steelers' sale at request of Goodell

Updated: August 4, 2008, 8:53 PM ET
Associated Press

LATROBE, Pa. -- Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney and his four brothers will meet soon at the request of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to help resolve the team's unsettled ownership situation.

A date for the meeting has not been announced.

At least three Rooney brothers want to share their shares -- each owns 16 percent -- to avoid costly future inheritance taxes for their children and grandchildren. The NFL also wants one owner to control a majority stake, although Dan ...

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