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#1 Nicbsbll2

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:27 PM

WSOC-TV ran a story at 6 saying that the Panthers have started a study looking at improving the stadium and they have scheduled a meeting to sit down with local officials about the renovations. They of course included some quotes with individuals opposed to having public funding to help improve the stadium. It sure seemed like they were fishing for negative feedback.

It also notes that the Panthers have NOT yet asked the city to contribute any money for the cause.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:35 PM

what kind of renovation would cost so much to have to ask tax payers for money? a roof?

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:38 PM

what kind of renovation would cost so much to have to ask tax payers for money? a roof?


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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:41 PM

Free beer.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:43 PM

Even just getting new signage to replace every old logo with the new ones will cost the team millions of dollars, so I don't doubt that renovations could cost a significant amount of money.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:45 PM

Live panthers in each end zone


Now I would give up some tax dollars for that.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:47 PM

Why not help pay for them? It's not like they paid to build it............................ The least they could do is pay for renovations or at least a percentage.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:54 PM

Even just getting new signage to replace every old logo with the new ones will cost the team millions of dollars, so I don't doubt that renovations could cost a significant amount of money.


Maybe a few hundred thousand max.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 06:56 PM

Even just getting new signage to replace every old logo with the new ones will cost the team millions of dollars, so I don't doubt that renovations could cost a significant amount of money.


probably not millions

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:00 PM

I could see millions, those huge light up logo signs at the stadium wont be cheap.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:02 PM

Why not help pay for them? It's not like they paid to build it............................ The least they could do is pay for renovations or at least a percentage.


hell no

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:03 PM

Live panthers in each end zone


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So like this, only more vicious. I like it.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:04 PM

id pay all sorts of $ for a panther logo midfield, now there is an upgrade

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:04 PM

Jerry Richardson should ask the NFL Players Association for help with funding the renovations just so I could read about the hilarious shitstorm it would cause. :lol:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:13 PM

Even just getting new signage to replace every old logo with the new ones will cost the team millions of dollars, so I don't doubt that renovations could cost a significant amount of money.


BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!! Damn, I wish!

Hang on, I gotta go take the yacht for a spin.....