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 Stadiums of the NFL-Giants Stadium-New York Giants
The Giants were the primary tenant at the stadium until 1984, when the New York Jets moved from Shea Stadium to the stadium.
The Jets move to Giants Stadium was not a very wise decision by the team during their first several seasons.
Both the Giants and Jets have decided to partner together in an effort to construct a new stadium near Giants Stadium.
www.stadiumsofnfl.com /nfc/GiantsStadium.htm   (472 words)

  
 Giants Stadium - Giants.com
After calling four different stadiums home in their first 50 years in the National Football League, the Giants moved into Giants Stadium in 1976.
On Aug. 27, 1971, the Giants signed a 30-year lease for a 75,000-seat Stadium to be built by the 1975 season.
The Giants made their debut in Giants Stadium on Oct. 10, 1976 against the Dallas Cowboys before a sellout crowd.
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 Giants Stadium Articles
Giants Stadium is the only stadium in the country that houses two NFL teams.
The Giants and Jets are currently evaluating the performance of the transportable system this year and may consider converting to the natural grass next year.
The New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, the operators the stadium, and the Giants and Jets NFL teams have formed a partnership for the expansion, which will also include the building of a new press box and the installation of new sound and lighting systems.
football.ballparks.com /NFL/NewYorkGiants/articles.htm   (2401 words)

  
 Giants Stadium
Giants Stadium is bounded by Route 120, the Continental Airlines Arena and the New Jersey Turnpike on the east, Route 3 on the south, Berry’s Creek and Route 17 on the west and Paterson Plank Road on the north.
Giants Stadium (77,716 capacity) is recognized as one of the premier venues in the country and it, along with Continental Airlines Arena and Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J., comprise the Meadowlands Sports Complex.
Giants Stadium is the home of the Kickoff Classic, the traditional first game of the college football season, and the Whitney Young Memorial Classic featuring Grambling State University.
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At Giants Stadium, which is only open the day of an event, all ticket windows are accessible.
All wheelchair seating at Giants Stadium is general admission (not assigned) and is in Sections 117 through 125.
Stadium Gates B and D are the accessible entrances to the lower level.
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 Giants Stadium
Giants Stadium, with a capacity of 80,242, is recognized as one of the premier venues in the country and it, along with Continental Airlines Arena and Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J., comprise the Meadowlands Sports Complex.
Giants Stadium is the home of the Kickoff Classic, the traditional first game of the college football season, and the New York Urban League Classic.
Giants Stadium is a leading concert facility attracting top musical acts including Bruce Springsteen, U2, Billy Joel, The Rolling Stones, The Three Tenors and The Grateful Dead.
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 Giants Stadium - Page 4 - Wired New York Forum
With the April agreement on the verge of collapse, the Giants finally submitted their master plan on Thursday for an 80,000-seat, two-team stadium, a training operation and a sports-oriented retail center, which was required by the April agreement.
The owners of the two teams, which are rivals on the field but co-occupants of the existing stadium, agreed to submit many of the most contentious issues - including the size and shape of the new stadium and the location of practice fields - to binding arbitration, according to two executives involved in the discussions.
Both teams realized that if the Giants refused to relinquish their role as the marquee tenant at the Meadowlands and failed to accommodate the Jets, the tentative deal for a new stadium on 75 acres was unlikely to get sweeter.
www.wirednewyork.com /forum/showthread.php?p=67038   (4751 words)

  
 New York Giants Tickets, New York Giants Football Tickets at StubHub!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
With Strahan anchoring the defense at Giants Stadium, the boys in blue will be a force to be reckoned with in the competitive NFC East.
NY Giants tickets are available, and these NFL tickets are a chance to see a team that is beloved by their fans.
The Giants play their games at Giants Stadium, and even though there are several options for sports tickets in the area, Giants football tickets are always in demand.
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 Stadiums of the NFL-Giants Stadium-New York Jets
In the late 1960’s, after playing at Yankee Stadium for many years, a local sportswriter proposed a new sports complex that would include a football stadium.
The stadium is also host to many concerts, the NY/NJ Metro Stars (MLS), and many other events.
However, because Giants Stadium lacks many amenities that newer stadiums in the NFL have today; both the Giants and Jets have decided to partner together in an effort to build a new stadium adjacent to Giants Stadium.
www.stadiumsofnfl.com /afc/GiantsStadium.htm   (477 words)

  
 Giants Stadium Seating Chart - Football Tickets
Giants Stadium is undergoing some major renovations in the near future.
Mezzanine and upper level end zones are the most economical of all of the sections in Giants Stadium.
Giants Stadium, home of the New York Jets, the New York Giants and for Major League Soccer fans, the MetroStars.
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 Giants Stadium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Giants Stadium was the first major league sporting venue in New Jersey (though the Brooklyn Dodgers had played some home games in Jersey City in 1957) and its success, along with the success of the Giants in the 1980's was a major impetus behind increased pride and enthusiasm among New Jersey residents.
The proposed new stadium is expected to bear a sponsor's name as bids for the naming rights are currently being accepted - it is not yet known if such an agreement will include renaming the current stadium if and when it is finalized.
Thanks largely to the dual occupancy of Giants Stadium by two NFL teams since 1984, it has surpassed Wrigley Field (home of the Chicago Bears for fifty seasons) as the venue to have hosted more NFL games than any other in league history.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Giants_Stadium   (1374 words)

  
 SI.com - Pro Football - Synthetic grass to be installed at Giants Stadium - Monday February 24, 2003 03:24 PM
Posted: Monday February 24, 2003 3:24 PM (AP) -- The 2 1/2-year-old grass field at Giants Stadium will be replaced this spring by an artificial surface being used with success on football fields in Detroit and Seattle.
The artificial surface will allow the stadium to again host high school football and soccer championships, as well as marching band competitions, the authority said.
Giants Stadium's grass was ranked second-worst in the league, ahead only of the artificial surface at Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /football/news/2003/02/24/giants_stadium_ap   (306 words)

  
 San Jose Giants Baseball Club
The stadium also features a selection of alcoholic beverages, which may be purchased until the end of the 7th inning.
Guest service inquiries, such as stadium announcements and contestant registrations, should be directed to the guest service counter for coordination.
Located in the Main Entrance of the stadium, the Kids Zone features inflatable activities such as a speed pitch, bounce house, chip shot, pop-a-shot, etc. Admittance to the area is free; however, there is a nominal fee for the games.
www.sjgiants.com /subcontent.aspx?SecID=26   (3067 words)

  
 New Giants-Jets stadium could cost $1 billion - NFL - MSNBC.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The 80,000-seat stadium and adjacent practice facility proposed by the Giants would cost $800 million and be paid for by the teams, said John K. Mara, the Giants’ chief operating officer.
The agreement between the Giants and the state, reached in the spring, calls for a new, privately owned stadium to replace the state-owned Giants Stadium, one of the oldest in the NFL.
The Jets had been trying to build a stadium on the West Side of Manhattan, but after that effort failed in June, the Jets proposed building a 90,000-seat stadium with the Giants that would be integrated with Xanadu.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/9360207   (683 words)

  
 N.J. Officials OK Giants Stadium Deal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
"We must resolve not to allow the stadium to ever again become a political football," John Mara, the Giants' chief operating officer, and Steven Tisch, a representative of the family that co-owns the team with the Mara family, said in a statement.
Giants spokesman Pat Hanlon said the team's original goal was to have the stadium open by 2008.
Giants Stadium opened in 1976; the Jets joined the Giants there in 1984.
sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2005/04/22/sports/s095828D22.DTL   (448 words)

  
 Meadowlands.com - Giants Stadium Info
Besides being the only stadium in the country to house two NFL teams, Giants Stadium is also a leading concert facility.
Intelligently designed to provide unobstructed sight lines for every fan, the Stadium has also received high marks from professional athletes and the media for its spacious team rooms, press rooms, interview areas and well-equipped training facilities.
Giants Stadium has truly earned its NATIONAL REPUTATION as one of the finest facilities in the country.
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 Giants Stadium tickets events in East Rutherford, NJ including a Giants Stadium seating chart
Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ New York Jets vs. Houston Texans
Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ New York Giants vs. New Orleans Saints
Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ New York Jets vs. Oakland Raiders
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 Michael Eisen - Story - 9/16 Practice Report for Thursday - Giants.com
Giants fans who prefer to eat kosher food will be able to do so beginning Sunday at Gate B on the lower level of Giants Stadium.
Fans attending Sunday’s game against the Redskins and any other Giants home game are urged to arrive early to allow extra time for the ongoing security precautions taken to insure their safety while attending Giants games in Giants Stadium.
The Giants are encouraging fans to bring school supplies to Sunday’s game as they host their first Stuff the Bus school supply drive in conjunction with the New Jersey Resource Center.
admin.giants.com /news/eisen/story.asp?story_id=1582   (1290 words)

  
 The Official Site of the New York Giants - Giants.com
The Giants crushed the Dallas Cowboys Monday night in Texas Stadium, 36-22 to take over sole possession of first place in the NFC East.
Eli and the Giants are bringing activity back to schools in NJ, NY, and CT.
The Giants are glad to support organizations in NY, NJ and CT. Click here to find out how to make a donation request.
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 New York Giants | NFL Football at CBS SportsLine.com
Giants backup QB Jared Lorenzen, RB/KR Chad Morton and WR David Tyree did not record an offensive statistic in Week 6 at Atlanta.
Giants TE Visanthe Shiancoe did not record an offensive stat in Week 6 at Atlanta.
Giants DB Corey Webster sacked Falcons QB Michael Vick and forced a fumble in Week 6 at Atlanta.
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 Anyone Attend Last Years..... - NY Giants Message Boards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
This was my first visit to Giants stadium and we had tickets on the 50-yard line, row 40.
I had previously Giant games in St.Louis and Chicago, being they are much closer to home.
I will be attending the Chicago @ Giants game this season (again on the 50-yard line), and will be making the trip once a year till I die out.
boards.giants.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=98958   (572 words)

  
 Giants Stadium Information from Ticket Solutions
The wind, known to the natives as the Hawk, has helped the Giants win a lot of games, as have their fans, unfairly reputed to be an affluent lot who sit on their hands.
This is generally a temperate place,but the wintry winds can make a late-afternoon game a thoroughly chilling experience.
The stadium lot, with 24,800 spots, is among the NFL's largest.
www.tickets4u.com /info-giants-stadium.asp   (344 words)

  
 New York Giants Tickets - Giants Football Games - Giants Ticket Sales
New York Giants football tickets, schedule and information for home games held at Giants Stadium and cities in the U.S. and worldwide.
The Giants, behind Eli Manning, finished the regular season at 11-5 in the tough NFC East.
The New York Giants need the quarterback who led his team to six wins in the first eight games of 2005, putting two fourth quarter rallies on his resume along the way.
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Home to both the Jets and the Giants for over 20 years now, Giants Stadium still earns its bread and butter with concerts in the summer, and sometime events like the Pope's visit in 1995, or the World Cup soccer tournament.
Giants Stadium (79,464 capacity) is recognized as one of the premier venues in the country and it, along with Continental Airlines Arena and Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J., comprise the Meadowlands Sports Complex.
The Cosmos of the North American Soccer League, the New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League, and the New York/New Jersey Knights of the World League of American Football have also called Giants Stadium home.
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 New York Giants Tickets, 2006 New York Giants Schedule, Giants Stadium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Last year, New York Giants tickets led to NFL playoff tickets, but the G-Men were eliminated in the first round.
And now, New Yorkers are scrambling for Giants tickets because these next few years appear to be the pinnacle of a Giants “bounce back” period.
After a successful 2005 NFL season which brought the Giants an NFC East championship and a playoff birth, the Giants return many of their key players.
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 AT&T Park : San Francisco Giants Stadium
AT&T Park is the first privately financed ballpark in MLB since Dodger Stadium was built in 1962.
Construction cost of the ballpark was $357 million and financing came from a variety of sources including a loan from Chase Manhattan Bank and the sale of charter seat licenses.
While the San Francisco Giants lost the 2002 World Series to the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim, AT&T Park hosted some of the games of that series.
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 Scout.com: Giants Stadium - Poor Field Conditions
Five of the 10 worst fields in the NFL were grass, a result that contradicts conventional wisdom that artificial turf is always worst.
Second worst was the grass field at Giants Stadium.
In fact, five of the 10 worst fields in the rankings were grass, a result that contradicts conventional wisdom that says artificial turf is always worst.
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