10/22 TMM: A Citizen’s Initiative for a Downtown Chargers Stadium

A proposed football stadium and convention center expansion for downtown San Diego

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STADIUM TALK: Citizen’s Initiative to Pave Path for a Stadium Downtown – Bolts from the Blue
Local lawyer Cory Briggs has put together a citizen’s initiative to try and make it faster, easier, and cheaper for the San Diego Chargers to get a new stadium built in downtown San Diego. This article does its best to try and explain what this initiative does, and what it does not do.

Scott Kaplan On The Citizens Initiative For A Downtown Stadium – Mighty 1090 (audio)
Scott Kaplan has been way ahead of this story, meeting with Cory Briggs for months before last night’s announcement, and he explained on his show yesterday what was going to be announced and what it meant for the people of San Diego.

Don Mattingly, Dodgers part ways – CBS Sports
After winning three consecutive NL West titles, Don Mattingly and the Los Angeles Dodgers have mutually agreed to part ways. There are some rumors that the Padres would be interested in Mattingly, if he were to become available. Now, we find out how true those were.

NLCS MVP Daniel Murphy ‘can’t explain’ heroic performance – USA Today
The Chicago Cubs will miss out on the World Series for at least one more year, because they happened to run into the hottest hitter in the history of the MLB Playoffs: Daniel Murphy.

REPORT: San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle will not play vs Oakland Raiders – Mighty 1090
Lost in his interview with Darren Smith yesterday, Chargers DB Jason Verrett revealed that defensive team captain Eric Weddle will miss Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders. In his place will either be Darrell Stuckey or Jimmy Wilson.

Xolos Can’t Figure Out Head Coach – Mighty 1090 (video)
Darren Smith and Jordan Carruth talk Club Tijuana’s latest head coaching fire, and who the team needs to hire moving forward.

Tom Brady says he wants to play football for another 10 years – USA Today
Tom Brady wants to play until he’s 48 years old? Has he learned nothing from watching Peyton Manning this season?

If Melvin Gordon Keeps Fumbling, He Knows Chargers Will Move On; Plus, Injuries & Weddle’s Comments – Mighty 1090 (video)
Annie Heilbrunn gives a recap from a busy day at Chargers Park, as the team tries to get back to their winning aways against a division rival.

Lamar Odom crisis spurs union plans to help NBA players adjust to retirement – Yahoo! Sports
It’s sad that it had to come to this for someone to pay attention, but it’s nice to see that the NBA’s Players’ Association is going to rethink how they can help former players.

Unnamed Soccer Podcast – MLS Adventures And The Manchester Derby – Mighty 1090 (audio)
What did Jordan Carruth learn from attending an MLS game in San Jose? Who does Darren Smith think will win this weekend’s Manchester Derby? Find out in this week’s Unnamed Soccer Podcast!

Aztecs’ OL Greene makes impact in return – San Diego Union-Tribune
The Aztecs offense had sorely missed their best offensive lineman, and his return to the team against San Jose State showed how much better they can be when he’s on the field.

Bolts On What The Raiders Do Well, Oline Gets A Boost, Melvin Gordon On Fumbling Issues – Mighty 1090 (video)
It looks like Philip Rivers’ offensive line may be finally getting healthy. Could it be just in time for a run of wins that gets the team back over .500?

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7 thoughts on “10/22 TMM: A Citizen’s Initiative for a Downtown Chargers Stadium

  1. LAsportsfan

    Well it’s official a downtown Chargers stadium proposal is now in play and a announcement on the Pay Their Own Way Intitative for a new stadium for the Chargers is coming.

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