by Travis Waldron Dec 23, 2014
Washington will spend $150 million on a new stadium for D.C. United, but given the benefits for the team, why isn't it paying for the new digs?
by Travis Waldron Oct 23, 2014
A British official says the government will do whatever it takes to bring an NFL franchise to London, setting the city up as the league's next great stadium bargaining chip.
by Travis Waldron Oct 9, 2014
The NFL might want a team back in Los Angeles. More likely, it is using L.A. to get new stadiums in existing markets.
by Travis Waldron Sep 2, 2014
A new NFL season is just days away, so here is a look at some of the big on- and off-field questions that will pop up during the 2014-2015 season.
by Travis Waldron Aug 28, 2014
The owner of Washington's football team wants to build a new stadium somewhere in the capital area, even though FedEx Field just opened in 1997.
by Travis Waldron Aug 22, 2014
The values of NFL franchises keep growing...and taxpayers are helping make it happen.
by Travis Waldron Jul 15, 2014
"This may literally be the worst overestimate I have seen in my career," a sports economist tells ThinkProgress.
by Travis Waldron Jul 14, 2014
These four stadiums cost Brazil more than $1 billion, but they will go on without major soccer teams -- or even definite events -- to call them home now that the World Cup is over.
by Travis Waldron Jun 13, 2014
Even as the mood around Brazil's World Cup improves, fans found time to challenge their president during the first match of the tournament Thursday.
by Travis Waldron Jun 3, 2014
A procedure used by the city council to approve funding prevents the possibility of a public referendum.