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Falcons Now Lobbying For Super Bowl


After he broke ground for a new stadium last night, Falcons owner Arthur Blank followed a well-worn path in hoping for the perk that comes along with new buildings.

According to Tim Tucker of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Falcons used the occasionl of a glitzy prime-time shoveling of dirt to lobby for a future Super Bowl.

?Welcome to a typical evening in Atlanta,? Blank said at the outdoor event. ?So for those of my NFL partners who will one day vote for a Super Bowl, this is normal weather in Atlanta ? even in February.?

For more on this story, visit Darin Gantt (Pro Football Talk).


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