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07-27-2010, 02:48 PM
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Em Ancien
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Originally Posted by lindrosfan88 View Post
I dunno. You make money in the NFL hand over fist. It would be easy to show the profit coming back. More than the Nords.
The arena in Quebec would be used for much more than just the Nords. What would the football field be used for to justify spending 500M$ other than an NFL franchise? Because the NFL franchise would be enough if private funding was around 60-70% of it, I doubt people will want to see their municipal, provincial and federal taxes used for this.

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Originally Posted by SniperSquid View Post
We can all dream, right?


No LA? Because the NFL has said that's the only place that's being considered (for now) for the future expansion (in potentially 10-15 years).

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