An ugly finish for the Oakland Raiders was matched by some ugly scenes from their fans Sunday in the team’s final game at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
The new Inglewood venue to be the home of the Rams and Chargers will be known as SoFi Stadium, according to a naming rights deal announced Sunday.
The District plans to tear down the dilapidated RFK Stadium by 2021, a move officials say is driven by a need to save money and not to advance any plans for the Redskins to build a new football stadium there.
The stadium commonly know to Coloradans as “Mile High” has been renamed Empower Field at Mile High. The agreement, which runs through the year 2039, is pending approval by the Metropolitan Football Stadium District, according to the Broncos.
“When does a topping-off ceremony turn into a naming-rights celebration? Only in Las Vegas,” Raiders owner Mark Davis said Monday at the Allegiant Stadium topping-out ceremony. “Here we are. Allegiant Stadium.”
Designed by the same firm responsible for a number of NFL stadiums, the league’s new home in the U.K. is an impressive venue.
According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the Oakland Coliseum’s name is about to be changed for the fifth time in 21 years.
The Oakland City Council on Thursday morning voted unanimously to extend the Raider’s lease agreement for this season with an option for the 2020-2021 season, according to city officials.
Concession and merchandise stands inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium (MBS) are going cashless, and a new food truck with “fan first pricing” will be parked outside the stadium on game days.
The artificial turf on which Super Bowl LIII was played will be replaced before next football season, Mercedes-Benz Stadium officials said Thursday.