Las Vegas eventually will get in line to host a Super Bowl, but it will not happen in 2022, the next available date for the championship game, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told the Review-Journal on Tuesday.
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Perhaps more amazing than owners voting 31-1 on Monday in favor of allowing relocation for owner Mark Davis and his Raiders from Oakland to Las Vegas was that gambling was barely mentioned before ballots were cast.
The Oakland Raiders announced Tuesday they are accepting $100 deposits for what appears to be personal seat licenses at the new Las Vegas stadium.
There isn’t a head coach in NFL history who will have faced such a relocation challenge over the extended period of time Jack Del Rio and the Raiders now inherit.
Clark County Commission chairman Steve Sisolak said Tuesday that the Oakland Raiders’ “premier site” to build a new NFL stadium remains a 63-acre property at Russell Road and Dean Martin Drive.
With the Raiders suddenly on the local sports scene, it means both the NFL and the NHL are in Las Vegas, a market similar to Nashville when it comes to size, tourism and entertainment.
Scouts from the Jaguars, Broncos, Falcons, Chiefs and Packers attended UNLV’s Pro Day on Tuesday at Rebel Park, and most were there to watch linebacker Tau Lotulelei.
Las Vegan Paul Sewald forced his way onto the Mets’ radar with a strong spring performance, but was one of two New York cuts on Tuesday.
Je’rell Springer is hoping to impress recruiters after missing nearly all of his senior season with Desert Pines’ boys basketball team.
The Rally in the Valley of Fire will begin Friday and run through Sunday, with some running a half marathon on each day.
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