Unions, Inglewood NFL Developers Reach Deal NFL Eyeing Germany For Regular-Season Game Bucks Developing Master Plan For New Arena Packers To Don New Throwback In '15 TV Pundits Question NFL About Goal-Line Cameras Reds Install Self-Ordering Kiosks U.S. Rep Presses Goodell On NFL Tax Exemption Manfred Mum On Rays' Ballpark Situation Olympia Tweaks Red Wings Arena Project Vikes Selling Personalized Bricks At New Venue
Upcoming Conferences and Events
STATE OF THE STADIUMS: JACK MURPHY STADIUM
Published November 23, 1994
Today, we continue our series on the infrastructure of the NFL with a look at Jack Murphy Stadium, home of the AFC West leading San Diego Chargers.
|STADIUM:||Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego, CA|
|AGE:||Built in 1967.|
|OWNERSHIP:||Owned by the City of San Diego.|
|LUXURY SEATS:||71 luxury boxes -- team gets roughly 30% of revenue, Padres receive the balance.|
|COST:||Cost of $27M paid for by city bonds. $3M debt to be paid off by 2003.|
|CONCESSIONS:||Concessioneer Service America gets 40%; Padres get 30%; Chargers 20%; city gets the remaining 10%.|
|PARKING:||19,300 spots, $5 football -- Chargers get 33% of revenue, and the city gets 67%.|
|ADVERTISING:||Chargers get 25% of revenue, city 10%, Padres 65%|
|RENT:||$1.25 million, 13th highest in league.|
|LEASE:||Lease expires in 2000.|
(Source: Bill Wilson/Jack Murphy Stadium; rent and luxury seating figure from Florida Times-Union article on July 24, 1994).