A Miami official confirmed that the city "is trying to
sell corporate naming rights to the Orange Bowl," hoping to
net more than $600,000 annually. Meanwhile, MLS is seeking
a corporate name for Lockhart Stadium, home of the expansion
Fusion (Barry Jackson, MIAMI HERALD, 11/23).....On Saturday,
a MI Stadium record crowd of 106,982 attended the Ohio
State-MI football game (DETROIT NEWS, 11/23)....With the
Patriots stadium bill "canned" until the next session of the
MA State Senate, Will McDonough wrote to "look for Rhode
Island to heat up again as the next home for the team"
(BOSTON GLOBE, 11/23)....In San Diego, Don Bauder reported
that a county grand jury is "probing" the city's stadium
deal with the Chargers (SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE, 11/22).