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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    My God is that ugly.

    And LA seriously couldn't find a better place for a football stadium?



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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Ugh, why? LA is where sports teams go to die.



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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Better location than their previous one out in the Inland Empire...



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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Ugh, why? LA is where sports teams go to die.
    The NFL can't ignore the TV market. They see LA as a gold mine waiting to be tapped.


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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Wonder what it looks like in Purple, yellow, and white




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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Wonder what it looks like in Purple, yellow, and white
    that's what I'm afraid of


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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    LA a place where sports teams go to die? Football has been up and down, but I'd say the Lakers, Dodgers, and Angels have done pretty well in LA.



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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Ugh, why? LA is where sports teams go to die.
    Indeed. The Lakers sure are struggling...

    Anyway, if the Vikings do move, I hope they'll leave the name here...though I doubt it.



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    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Wonder what it looks like in Purple, yellow, and white
    Yellow? So the Clone's colors are cardinal and "yellow"?

    No one want the Vikings to leave MN including the NFL. Won't happen.


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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Fine, should have just put football. But LA has already had 2 football teams and both of them have not done well there.



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    Build it, and they will come to L.A. !!

    And then subsequently leave...


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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    LA or Minnesota? Seems like a no brainer to me.



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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Fine, should have just put football. But LA has already had 2 football teams and both of them have not done well there.
    And the Chargers actually played a year in L.A. before moving to San Diego. Although that might have been because they couldn't compete well against the Rams.


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    Re: L.A. Unveils Stadium Designs

    The Vikings roof collapsing is probably the best-case scenario for keeping the Vikings in MN. It will force the local govt to admit that they need a new stadium and it will probably get done.

    I would guess that Jacksonville is the most likely team to move to LA.

    Regarding the teams that go to LA to "die", the previous stadium locations were not downtown LA like the current proposal. Traffic in LA is awful, worse than Chicago and similar to NYC, so by putting the stadium downtown it will make it easier for people to attend. Plus the new proposal calls for hotels and bars/restaurants in the area. Again, my guess is that this proposal does indeed work and we see a successful team in LA within 5 years.



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