Builds as Legion Field Changes Take Place
Nelson - XFLBoard.com
- (23 January 2001) - The XFL has been telling us
that they will make our football experience better than
the way we were accustomed. This was suppose to make
us forget the NFL. It's working.
of the league has been ongoing since the XFL was first
announced. The latest marketing scheme we heard of was
that of an airplane that has been hired to tow a XFL/SPALDING
banner over the Superbowl game this Sunday.
marketing effort is peaking. But now it is time for
the show. To create an special atmosphere the XFL has
been telling us that they plan renovations to some of
the XFL's stadiums.
to Legion Field in Birmingham are happening right now.
was reported that there are a total of three truckloads
of equipment being assembled on Tuesday afternoon alone.
On one end of the stadium is a 3-4 story high scaffolding
with an elevated platform which will be viewable from
every seat in the stadium. The scaffolding has a hollow
center so as to house a screen. It is very similar to
something you would see at a WWF event, but much bigger.
stadium will also be done up in advertising promoting
sponsors and the XFL. Team colors are also used throughout
is an architectural drawing of what the final stadium
will look like. (Drawing courtesy of the Birmingham