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Citrus Bowl Stadium (Source: Chris Gent/Flickr)

Officials Feel Misled By MLS On Orlando Stadium

Months after approving $20 million in tourism tax money to help build an $84 million soccer-specific stadium in downtown Orlando, several county officials that approved that funding say they were misled about the requirements Major League Soccer said were necessary to award to the city a franchise.

05/06/2014

Rendering of the plaza that could be built near the soccer stadium at PortMiami.  (Source: Arquitectonica, 360 Architecture and Visual House)

Beckham To Consider Alternate Site For Proposed MLS Stadium

There could be a change of venue for the David Beckham’s proposed MLS stadium.

05/05/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Pot, Stadiums, Trauma All Trade Bait?

The volume on the fourth floor outside the House and Senate chambers is reaching a crescendo. Lobbyists are jockeying for positions in front of the chamber doors as lawmakers emerge for quick pow-wows. It’s all part of the last-minute frenzy as, in the words of powerful Sen. John Thrasher, “bills are dying.”

04/23/2014

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Senate Looks At Ranking Stadium Proposals

Major League Soccer, spring training baseball and the Miami Dolphins are all in play in a Senate measure that would rank stadium funding projects.

03/24/2014

Paris Saint-Germain's English midfielder David Beckham walks off the pitch after the French L1 football match between Paris St Germain and Brest on May 18, 2013 at Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. (Photo by: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Negotiations Set To Start For Miami MLS Stadium

Negotiations are set to begin Tuesday between Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s office and soccer icon David Beckham’s team of investors for the construction of a new soccer-only stadium in the Magic City.

CBS Miami–01/28/2014

(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Miami Loses Bid To Host CFB National Championship Game

The shutout of South Florida from major football championship games continued Monday when the College Football Playoff shunned Miami for Tampa to host the 2017 National Championship Game.

CBS Miami–12/16/2013

The Miami Dolphins new bag policy means clear bags from no on at Sun Life Stadium.  (Source: CBS4)

NFL Bag Rule In Effect At UM Vs. FAU Game

The Miami Hurricanes kick off the regular season Friday night at Sun Life Stadium and while the tailgating rules haven’t changed; there is a new bag policy in effect.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Dolphins Sell Naming Right To Club Level Seats

The Miami Dolphins confirmed Monday that the team has sold the naming rights to the club level seats at Sun Life Stadium to Bank United.

CBS Miami–08/26/2013

A detailed view of an NFL shield logo painted on the field before the game between the Indianapolis Colts and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 2, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mark Cunningham/Detroit Lions/Getty Images)

NFL & Associated Press Tangle Over Column

In a battle of heavyweights of their respective industries, it doesn’t get much bigger than the Associated Press versus the NFL. That’s exactly the battle unfolding Wednesday after the NFL took major exception with a column the AP released.

CBS Miami–05/22/2013

(Source: Super Bowl Bid Committee)

Miami Loses Both Super Bowls

The National Football League sent a message to South Florida and any other city hoping to host the Super Bowl Tuesday: put together public funding for our stadiums or don’t expect to host the big game.

CBS Miami–05/21/2013

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