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Rams Set Up Shop In Thousand Oaks For Football Ops As Inglewood Stadium Grows

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 17

With the Rams' new Inglewood stadium not scheduled to open until '20, their football operations will be housed in a "sprawling facility they’ve constructed" in Thousand Oaks, Calif., according to Vincent Bonsignore of the L.A. DAILY NEWS. Their business affairs will be "conducted at ...

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