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Thread: Sports Business Journal..Ross' company bidding on LA stadium?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thumper1016 View Post
    This seems like a strecth to say they are leaving but lets assume they do, will you guys still support the team?
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    Here is the link to the article. Anyone have a subsription?

    https://www.sportsbusinessdaily.com/.../AEG-Ross.aspx
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    Quote Originally Posted by Casas9425 View Post
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    if they left would not support anything that Ross had a hand in.
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    Quote Originally Posted by xXwarXx View Post
    I think Ross wants the team to succeed here, but it seems no matter what miami fans won't show up for this team. He spent a billion $ on this team, eventually you have to ask, whats it gonna take?

    I started getting worried the dolphins could leave Miami during the pennington run when we were making an incredibly exciting run for the playoffs, and the stadium was still empty.
    Gee, one playoff appearance in what 8 years....no wonder the fans aren't coming. Consistant winning will bring the fans back, plain and simple. Not just a one year shot. The mismanagement of the franchise is the reason for low attendance.
    Secondarily, should the Dolphins move, I will never watch another one of their games (or any NFL games), I've been a loyal fan of the MIAMI Dolphins, and them alone.
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    Even when the stadium is not empty there are a TON of the opposing team fans.

    You don't see that anywhere else. Only in miami!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dolfansal View Post
    Even when the stadium is not empty there are a TON of the opposing team fans.

    You don't see that anywhere else. Only in miami!!!!!
    Jags, bucs, chargers, raiders and chiefs management would disagree with your previous statement.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hab321 View Post
    Gee, one playoff appearance in what 8 years....no wonder the fans aren't coming. Consistant winning will bring the fans back, plain and simple. Not just a one year shot. The mismanagement of the franchise is the reason for low attendance.
    Secondarily, should the Dolphins move, I will never watch another one of their games (or any NFL games), I've been a loyal fan of the MIAMI Dolphins, and them alone.
    look at big market teams new york or philly, or small market teams like buffalo or greenbay...it doesnt matter what they do...win or lose people are going to show up (not saying they wont complain but they will show up)

    Miami is at a disadvantage in that if the dolphins suck, I have 300,000,001 more things to do if its a nice day out and 200,000,002 if the weather is bad...all florida teams (outside of UF but we wont get into the Jorts wearing rednecks) have this issue...

    In the end winning is the only thing that will bring people back...and not just 1 good season...we've been through 13 years of flat out sucking and havent been to a superbowl since 84...its gonna take a few seasons...

    people keep saying the NFL wont let ross leave and I dont know why? the NFL let Houston leave, it let Cleveland leave...if ross decides he's leaving why would the NFL block him especially if it brings a team back to LA...
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    Re: Sports Business Journal..Ross' company bidding on LA stadium?

    It would serve Miami right if the dolphins move! The new generation of fans down there are the epitome of the entitlement generation! I think Puerto Rico would be a better destination though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheJetsBlow View Post
    You people are ****ing hilarious. This has nothing to do with the Dolphins. I swear, people just love being negative about everything. I don't get the mindset.
    I am sure people in Baltimore were chuckling about the Colts "never moving away," until the Irsays filled up the moving vans and took the team to Indianapolis. The bottom line to Ross, and every other NFL owner, is not pleasing the fans, it is about MONEY...and that speaks a lot louder than anything else.
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    Re: Sports Business Journal..Ross' company bidding on LA stadium?

    Quote Originally Posted by IHearJimi View Post
    Just tweeted out by Ben Volin. Does anyone have an account with Sports Business Journal to post the jist of the article. Interesting if he's sending Miami-Dade a message for a new stadium.


    Ross will never move the team he isnt in this for money. The Dolphins have been a massive money drain for him.

    However if attendances and tv figures dont improve and the next owner isnt a fan or a local, the people of Miami have plenty to worry about. Especially if the stadium doesbt tie the team to the city.
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