49ers unveil plans for new stadium at Candlestick Point

Updated: July 17, 2006, 10:16 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco 49ers unveiled an updated design plan for a new stadium at Candlestick Point that would add enough seats to host a major event such as the Olympics.

The team hopes to finance the building of the new stadium that is estimated to cost between $600 million and $800 million entirely through private funding.

The planned 68,000-seat, open-air venue could be expanded up to 80,000 seats for larger events such as the Olympics. The new stadium would ...

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