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Oakland Stadium Deal For Raiders Still Work In Progress Ahead Of Owners Meeting

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 06 / 16

The "clock is ticking" for both the city of Oakland and Alameda County to "approve the proposed" $1.3B Raiders stadium deal ahead of the NFL owners' meeting next week in Dallas, according to Matier & Ross of the S.F. CHRONICLE. While the deal is "still a work in progress, the intent is...

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