Thursday, August 1, 2019
St. Louis, Sacramento, Charlotte Seen As MLS Expansion Leaders
St. Louis is the "clear frontrunner" to land an MLS expansion club, with Sacramento and newcomer Charlotte following behind.
Report: Allegiant Airlines Close To Landing Raiders' Naming Rights
Officials with the Las Vegas-based airline in May denied that a trademark filing for "Allegiant Stadium" was tied to the Raiders' venue.
Redskins See Exodus In Business Ops Since Brian Lafemina's Firing
Former employees claim Lafemina’s arrival in May '18 brought hope of "reversing a trend of sagging attendance and declining fan interest."
Panthers Owner Wants Retractable-Roof Stadium In Charlotte By '30
Any new stadium with some form of a roof likely would cost more than $1B and "require taxpayer funds."
Jacksonville Reaches Deal With Jaguars On Lot J Development
The development could be "modeled after a similar multilevel entertainment, food and drink venue" in the K.C. Power & Light District.
FIFA Considers Leaving Swiss HQ; Paris Seen As Possible Future Home
The organization could consider a partial relocation, which could see FIFA open subsidiary offices around the globe.
Pro Football HOFer Nick Buoniconti Remembered For Off-Field Impact
Buoniconti helped raise more than $500M in his role as co-Founder of the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.