All Posts Tagged With: "NFC North"
In the teamΓÇÖs 48-year history, the Minnesota Vikings have called two stadiums ΓÇ£homeΓÇ¥ – the Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington, MN, and the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, MN. On September 10, 1961, the Vikings played their first-ever home game, a 21-17 preseason loss to the LA Rams at Metropolitan Stadium. Over 21 seasons (1961-1981), [...]30Jul2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
Welcome to Lambeau Field, the crown jewel of the National Football League! After undergoing a dramatic facelift in 2003, Lambeau Field has been transformed from a football stadium that fans could use only 10 days a year to a year-round tourist destination with a host of new amenities and attractions. The Packers in 2007 celebrated [...]30Jul2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
Ford Field, the new home of the Detroit Lions, is comprised of approximately 1.85 million square feet with four levels of suites, a level of club seating, and a ground level designated for restaurants, concessions and retail. The unique design incorporates the old HudsonΓÇÖs warehouse (established in the 1920ΓÇÖs) as part of the industry-leading sports [...]30Jul2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
During the 1920s, the South Park Commission constructed Soldier Field, the first great metropolitan-sponsored athletic structure, at the approximate site where the Burnham Plan of 1909 had proposed a facility for sport and other great events. Originally known as Grant Park Stadium, it was soon renamed Soldier Field in honor of deceased World War I [...]30Jul2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued