Discussion

Gov. vows to fight any stadium fees

Updated: November 14, 2012, 4:45 AM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- Gov. Mark Dayton criticized the Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday for considering extra fees on season-ticket holders as a way to help cover the team's share of a new $975 million stadium, but the team's owners point out that option was a key part of the deal.

The Democratic governor and Vikings management were allies during the long path to approving a plan for a new, publicly subsidized stadium that was approved by lawmakers this year. But in a letter to team owners Zygi and ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE NFL HEADLINES