STATE OF THE STADIUM: FOXBORO STADIUM
There has been much discussion in Boston over the past yearabout a new facility for the Patriots. A year ago, PaulTagliabue declared Foxboro Stadium was unsuitable as a long-termhome for the team. However Robert Kraft, owner of the team andFoxboro Stadium, is now enjoying a profitable situation in NewEngland. Earlier this month, Tagliabue said the league couldwork to make the stadium a viable facilty and noted theimportance of keeping a team in the New England region. Today,THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY continues its stadium profiles withFoxboro Stadium.
Foxboro Stadium, Foxboro, MA
|AGE:||Completed in 1971|
|LUXURY BOXES:||42 boxes, 2 Superboxes. Seating Capacity: 666 |
Team gets undisclosed % of revenue.
|OWNERSHIP:||Stadium and team owned by Robert Kraft|
|MANAGEMENT:||Foxboro Associates, Inc.|
|PARKING:||10,000 parking spots at $10 a car.|
|LEASE/RENT:||No lease or rent. Kraft owns both outright.|
|ADVERTISING:||rights. Team gets undisclosed percentage of revenue.|
|RENOVATION:||Grass field put down in '92. Team plans to add more luxury suites.|