Tag: Tennessee

Titans told to loosen purse strings for digs

Tennessee Titans stadium update September 2022

The Metro Council (Nashville, US) leaders met recently to discuss the future of the new stadium of the National Football League (NFL) team Tennessee Titans. ‘WSMV’ stated that the East Bank Stadium Committee heard from the Nashville Mayor’s (John Cooper) office members who broke down plans... » Read more

Fans funds for Lindsey Nelson Stadium rejig

University of Tennessee new baseball stadium

The University of Tennessee Athletics took to Twitter recently to tease the newest renovations at the Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Tennessee (US) and asked for input from the fans through donations. The ‘WVLT8’ stated that official construction has not begun, according to the University of... » Read more

Nissan Stadium lease deal ‘burdensome’

High renovation costs for new Titans stadium

It would cost Metro $1.8 billion through 2039 to fulfill its obligations to the Tennessee Titans under the current lease agreement at Nissan Stadium, according to a report the team presented to the Sports Authority recently. The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in... » Read more

Major reconditioning of Liberty Stadium

University of Memphis stadium renovation

Major renovations are coming to Memphis’ (Tennessee, US) Liberty Stadium. The ‘Fox 13’ stated that the University of Memphis and the City of Memphis announced plans to pursue a $150-$200 million project to renovate and modernize the home of Memphis Tigers Football. The 58,325-capacity Liberty... » Read more

Tennessee Titans new venue funding nod

Tennessee Titans stadium approved

Tennessee (US) lawmakers approved a $52.8 billion budget on April 22nd, including $500 million in bonds for a new stadium for the National Football League (NFL) team Tennessee Titans. The ‘Nashville Business Journal’ stated that the stadium budget amendment was in doubt when the Senate Finance... » Read more

Fiscal bonds sought for Titans’ home revamp

Next step for Titans new stadium

The Governor of Tennessee, Bill Lee, is backing two proposals with the potential to alter Nashville’s (City in Tennessee, US) place in the national sports landscape. The ‘Tennessean’ stated that on March 29th, Lee released his latest request to State lawmakers, asking for $500 million in... » Read more

(Accelerated) fun planned in ‘Thunder Valley’

US NASCAR Bristol Motor Speedway will host Dirt Nationals

The Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee (US) will stage the inaugural Bristol Dirt Nationals from March 15th-20th, 2021. The event will be a curtain-raiser to the track’s National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) weekend on dirt to be held from March 27th to 28th when the... » Read more