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  • FILE - This Dec. 22, 2013 file photo shows Martha Ford, wife of Detroit Lions owner William Clay Ford,  on the sidelines before an NFL football game between the Lions and New York Giants in Detroit. The Lions announced Monday, March 10, 2014, that Ford's interest in the team passes to Martha Ford, pursuant to "long-established succession plans." William Clay Ford died Sunday. The 88-year-old Ford was the last surviving grandchild of automotive pioneer Henry Ford. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

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  • FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2010, file photo, file photo, Detroit Lions owner and chairman William Clay Ford Sr. watches warm ups before an NFL preseason football game against the Buffalo Bills in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. said in a statement Sunday, March 9, 2014, that Ford died of pneumonia at his home. Ford, who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the NFL's Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88. He was the last surviving grandson of company founder Henry Ford. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

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  • FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2010, file photo, file photo, Detroit Lions owner and chairman William Clay Ford Sr. watches warm ups before an NFL preseason football game against the Buffalo Bills in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. said in a statement Sunday, March 9, 2014, that Ford died of pneumonia at his home. Ford, who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the NFL's Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88. He was the last surviving grandson of company founder Henry Ford. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

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