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Detroit Lions vice chair Sheila Ford Hamp before action against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 at Ford Field.

The Detroit Lions have a new principal owner, but the organization is not changing hands.

Sheila Ford Hamp will replace her mother, Martha Firestone Ford, as Lions owner and chairman effective immediately.

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Former Detroit Lions Martha Firestone-Ford claps during a Pride of the Lions ceremony on Sunday, October 28, 2018.

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