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Verizon, Lions Make Upgrades To Wi-Fi At Ford Field, Increasing System's CapacityPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 24 / 17
Verizon, which installed the Wi-Fi system at Ford Field in '12, said that it has "quadrupled capacity in the 65,000-seat stadium" to address the system's problems, according to Frank Witsil of the DETROIT FREE PRESS. Verizon "drilled into the concrete walls, pulled cables throughout the stadium, and...
In Boston, Will McDonough reported that the Red Sox are awaiting a final report from consulting company Arthur Andersen on the economic feasibility of a new Fenway Park. If the report says the team ca
St. Petersburg-based financial services company Raymond James Financial has agreed to acquire naming rights to the Bucs'' new stadium for the next 13 years, with an additional five-year option (Bucs).
Two years after MD Gov. Parris Glendening "pushed through" state funding for two pro football stadiums in the state, a new poll shows a "substantial majority of residents believe public financing was
The San Diego City Council on Friday said that the Padres have "asked for too much public funding" for their proposed ballpark, according to Philip LaVelle of the SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE. Mayor Susan
WI-based Sports Marketing & Management Group''s Sonny Bando, the son of Brewers GM Sal Bando, will administer a contract worth "roughly" $750,000 to sell memorabilia from County Stadium once the Brewe
The N.Y. City Council voted 39-7 to hold a referendum on November 3 regarding a new stadium for the Yankees in Manhattan, but NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani said he "has a plan to stop it." Giuliani plans to
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The NFL has retained N.Y.-based SporTVision Systems to work with the NFL Broadcast Department as its technology consultants for new stadiums. Under the agreement, SporTVision will provide information,
Red Sox Exec VP & GM Dan Duquette addressed the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce yesterday and said the team has a "spectacular plan" for a new ballpark which they will unveil "once we have our duck