Redskins Sell Naming Rights For Team HQ Sources: Isles In Talks For Arena At Belmont Park Ross Begins Business Symposium For 'Phins Goodell Has Room To Improve Image Facility Notes Islanders Potential Arena Near Citi Field? Packers Want To Host '19 NFL Draft Chargers Dive Into Convention Center Possibilities MetLife Stadium Name To Stay Despite Changes Broncos Have No Stadium Naming Rights Offers
Published October 17, 1994
Many reports over the weekend note the Packers' decision not to play in Milwaukee "follows a decade of talks about a new stadium" in Milwaukee. Brewers owner Bud Selig said he will now concentrate on trying to create financing for a baseball-only stadium, saving about $20-25M off the cost of a multi-purpose facility (Mult., 10/16)....L.A. County Supervisor Mike Antonovich has introduced a motion barring the county from spending any funds on the construction of a stadium proposed by NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue. Antonovich: "The taxpayers have just spent $60 million this year to repair and renovate the Coliseum to keep it as the home of the Raiders and USC and make it an appropriate site for a Super Bowl" (Mult., 10/16).