Arundel Football Club, “the Mullets” compete in the lower leagues of British semi-professional football. Although football is the number one […]
So it’s down to two – two remaining NFL-to-LA stadium plans that is. Following news that AEG has dropped its downtown stadium plan, we are left with the San Diego Chargers – Oakland Raider possible stadium share in Carson, CA and an updated Stan Kroenke-led plan to build a new $1.8 billion stadium on the site of the old Hollywood Race Track in Inglewood, CA.
Today we begin a regular series highlighting the latest, craziest and/or most outlandish from the world of stadium news. For our first Newsday post, Stadiafile was recently invited to participate in a roundtable blog discussion by the good people at Death of the Pressbox. We reacted to the latest hairbrained scheme to build a $1.7 billion shared stadium for the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders in Carson, CA. Read the roundtable
Michie Stadium has long been on Stadiafile’s ‘must visit’ list. One of the most historic college football venues in the country
Home of Portsmouth Football Club
Portsmouth, UK, 1898
Fratton Park is one of the few UK stadiums left designed by renowned Scottish stadium architect Archibald Leitch. Unlike his work at White Hart Lane or Villa Park, which has been covered by renovations over the years, if you squint, Fratton Park looks largely as it did when first built over 100 years ago.
Home of the University of Alabama Crimson Tide
The tour rolls along, to the great state of Alabama and the city of Tuscaloosa, home to the University of Alabama Crimson Tide’s Bryant-Denny Stadium. Bryant-Denny is another colossal, on-campus southern stadium originally built at the end of the 1920’s with a capacity under 20,000.
Baton Rouge, LA
Home of the Louisiana State University Tigers
Our next stop is down on the Bayou, to Baton Rouge, LA and Tiger Stadium home of the LSU Tigers. Known as “Death Valley”
Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium at Owen Field
Home of the University of Oklahoma Sooners
Our out of control wagon tour is tearing across the plains, hurtling into the top 5, with the remaining stadiums bringing us to some of the giants of college football
Home of the University of Georgia Bulldogs
The roadshow continues to Athens, GA and Sanford Stadium, home to the Georgia Bulldogs, one of the historic powers of national college football
Doak Campbell Stadium
Home of the Florida State University Seminoles
Moving along, our tour of stadiums of the top 10 College Football teams continues