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Miami stadium deal might hinge on '16 SB bid

Miami stadium deal might hinge on '16 SB bid

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Feb 11, 2013
Even if voters approve using tax money to help upgrade the Miami Dolphins' stadium, a deal might be contingent on the NFL awarding the 2016 Super Bowl to the city.
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  • Reggie Bush 'confused' by Dolphins

    Reggie Bush 'confused' by Dolphins

    ESPN.com Feb 11, 2013
    The Miami Dolphins are reportedly stonewalling starting running back Reggie Bush. The pending free agent hasn't heard from the team with about a month left before the start of free agency. A source told Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post over the weekend …
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  • James, Westbrook named Players of  the Week

    James, Westbrook named Players of the Week

    nba.com Feb 11, 2013
    The Miami Heat's LeBron James and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Feb. 4 through Sunday, Feb. 10.
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  • Lil Wayne Says He Was Kicked Out Of The Lakers-Heat Game, Possi…

    Lil Wayne Says He Was Kicked Out Of The Lakers-Heat Game, Possibly For Threatening Another Fan

    deadspin.com Feb 11, 2013
    Maybe Lil Wayne should just stop going to live sporting events. First, there was that whole kerfuffle about him not being able to attend a Thunder game, which brought accusations of racism. Then he had a strange meltdown at the DirectTV Celebrity Beach …
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  • Dwyane Wade Crushes A Reverse Dunk Around Dwight Howard

    Dwyane Wade Crushes A Reverse Dunk Around Dwight Howard

    dimemag.com Feb 11, 2013
    In Miami’s beatdown of the Lakers yesterday afternoon, Dwyane Wade scored 30 points and made 12 of 18 shots. But amidst the LeBron/Kobe worship, it feels like no one noticed. Wade also contributed on some of the best highlights, including this reverse j
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  • LeBron James Is Ruling The NBA, And It's Somehow Satisfying To …

    LeBron James Is Ruling The NBA, And It's Somehow Satisfying To Watch

    deadspin.com Feb 11, 2013
    LeBron James is currently in the midst of one of the greatest hot streaks in NBA history. ESPN's Tom Haberstoh has a great breakdown of just how brilliant James has been over the last five games, but here's the short version: He has scored 30 points or …
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  • Ex-Eagles owner: Dolphins stadium “welfare for a multi-billiona…

    Ex-Eagles owner: Dolphins stadium “welfare for a multi-billionaire”

    profootballtalk.com Feb 11, 2013
    The former owner of the Philadelphia Eagles is one of the most outspoken critics of plans to use taxpayer dollars to renovate the Miami Dolphins’ stadium. Norman Braman, an auto magnate who bought the Eagles from Leonard Tose in 1985 and sold the franch
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 11, 2013
    The Bills have work to do at wide receiver. Wondering whether a stadium referendum will impact the Dolphins’ choices this offseason. The Patriots have to figure out whether or not to use their franchise tag this year. Rex Ryan spent Sunday at Madison Sq
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  • Will stadium vote cause the Dolphins to have more urgency this …

    Will stadium vote cause the Dolphins to have more urgency this offseason to impress fans, voters?

    miamiherald.com Feb 11, 2013
    This morning the Dolphins will make official what the Miami Herald confirmed on Saturday, namely that the team's attempt to secure hotel bed tax dollars and other tax breaks to help finance half of a $400 million upgrade to Sun Life Stadium would be put…
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Looking back at Greg Roman's play calling, more mail

    Feb 11
    In the coming years, when I think about the Super Bowl just played, I know I'll think about the play that might have been: third-and-goal from the Baltimore 5. Colin Kaepernick, at the snap of the ball, took one step back and Frank Gore roared in front …
  • Clayton's mailbag: Big spending, subpar results

    Feb 11
    The teams that spent the most in 2012 got little bang for their buck. Plus, answers to reader questions.