University of Phoenix Stadium

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    June 26, 2014
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    April 21, 2014

    5 Best Places to Eat and Drink This Week in Metro Phoenix

    Cuttlefish Monday, April 21 Scottsdale's seafood-centric Italian restaurant, Cuttlefish, has introduced a new lineup of daily specials, available five nights a week. On Monday nights diners can enjoy a 1 lb. char-grilled Maine Lobster and Linguine Nero Fra Diavlo for just $25, while Tuesday brings ... More >>

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    April 9, 2014

    2015 NFL Pro Bowl Coming to Arizona

    The National Football League announced today that the 2015 Pro Bowl will be held at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.Super Bowl XLIX will be held in Glendale a week later.

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    February 20, 2014
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    December 5, 2013
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    October 17, 2013
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    October 3, 2013
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    August 28, 2013

    Liquid Sol Festival, Still With No Lineup, Moves to Glendale (Maybe)

    It's been a quiet year for the Liquid Sol music festival, a "Coachella-like" event announced with some fanfare back in February. At the time it was scheduled for September 19-21 at Canyon Moon Ranch in Florence, the site of the annual Country Thunder festival. Since then: Nothing. Until yesterday. ... More >>

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    August 15, 2013
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    September 6, 2012
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    August 16, 2012
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    April 26, 2012
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    December 8, 2011
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    October 11, 2011

    Super Bowl Will Be Played in Phoenix Area in 2015, NFL Decides Today

    ​Super Bowl 49 will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium here in 2015, the National Football League decided today.  It will be the third time the Valley of the Sun has hosted the big game. U of P Stadium hosted the Super Bowl in 2008, when the New York Giants staged an imp ... More >>

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    September 8, 2011
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    July 27, 2011

    Club Candids at Sandbar

    Melissa FossumHooray for bikini contests. ​ There's more to the west valley then sports and suburbs. University of Phoenix Stadium was completed around the same time as Westgate, causing an overnight nightlife boom for the western portion of the 101. Sandbar was part of this growth, providin ... More >>

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    July 7, 2011
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    July 1, 2011

    Club America, Famed Mexican Soccer Team, Plays Glendale Despite SB 1070

    Club America is returning a year later after canceling a 2010 game because of SB 1070                         Last year one of Mexico's most revered soccer teams cancelled its game in Glendale in opposition to Arizona's immigration law ... More >>

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    April 18, 2011

    Pot Expo Draws Smaller-Than-Expected Crowd, But Still Creates Good Buzz

    ​ A well-publicized medical marijuana expo at University of Phoenix Stadium over the weekend attracted fewer people than some disappointed vendors expected. Others, however, called the Green Relief Convention and Expo, which took place Thursday, Friday and Saturday, a success. A few ... More >>

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    January 6, 2011

    Southern Comfort

    Ditch the BCS BS and post up at a sports hang

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    December 13, 2010

    High School Football Championships (Oddly) Start In A Few Hours

    What happened to the good old days, when Arizona's large-school football championship games were held on Saturday, starting in the afternoon and moving into the evening?   ​Something about the National Football League and its contractual arrangement with its teams (the Arizona Cardinals ... More >>

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    December 1, 2010

    Bing and Joe Cahn Bring National Tailgating Competition to Glendale

    Photo courtesy of Ken BrownJoe Cahn at the third regional competition held at New Meadowlands Stadium on November 21, 2010.​Joe Cahn is the world's only "professional" tailgater. Since 1996 he has driven his RV, the "Joe Mobile," more than 800,000 miles and visited all 31 professional football s ... More >>

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    November 11, 2010

    For the Birds

    Winner takes control of the NFC West

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    October 28, 2010

    Buc Fever

    Cards will certainly have a home-field advantage for this one

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    October 7, 2010

    Cardinals Sin

    AZ tries to de-sanctify the Super Bowl champs

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    March 30, 2010

    WWE's WrestleMania XXVI Extravaganza Overexcites and Underwhelms

    ​Last night, Vince McMahon and his World Wrestling Entertainment crew took their one-ring circus and blew out of the Valley after almost a weeklong stay. WrestleMania 26 is over with and done, just like the carnivals and circuses from which professional wrestling sprang, the "sports entertainmen ... More >>

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    March 29, 2010

    Wrestlemania XXVI, Paul McCartney, Caramelpalooza and SRP's Dragon Boat Festival Over the Weekend

    ​WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium More than 72,000 rowdy wrestling fans packed into University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale to watch an afternoon of chaos and carnage as World Wrestling Entertainment presents its biggest sports entertainment spectacular of the year on Sunda ... More >>

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    March 26, 2010

    Wrestlemania vs. Paul McCartney: Why Glendale Needs to be Superplexed Through a Table

    On nights when events at both University of Phoenix Stadium and Arena are booked simultaneously, Glendale becomes hell on earth.​This Sunday is one of the biggest nights in Glendale's history. Wrestlemania XXVI -- the "sport's" marquee event -- will be held inside University of Phoenix ... More >>

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    March 23, 2010

    Hot Links: Fiesta Bowl, Scorpion Stings, and Kyrsten Sinema

    ​The Fiesta Bowl wants a refund from the city of Glendale for at least $600,000 for overpayment of taxes on ticket sales. Fiesta Bowl officials say for the past three years, they've overpaid for taxes at University of Phoenix Stadium. Glendale would not confirm or deny the request, but city offici ... More >>

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    February 16, 2010

    Chris Jericho to Bring Fozzy to Club Red During Wrestlemania Weekend

    WWE Superstar Chris Jericho (second from left) and his vanity hard rock band Fozzy.​Chris Jericho is one prolific mofo. Besides his day job as a dastardly villain for World Wrestling Entertainment (on its weekly Smackdown TV show), the 40-year-old Canuck is a published author, indie film actor, ... More >>

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    January 15, 2010

    WWE Hall of Fame Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

    ​Less that three months remain until Vince McMahon brings his ginormous "Super Bowl of Wrestling" (a.k.a. Wrestlemania) to the Valley of the Sun in March, which is gonna be a major deal. In fact, the entire week before the big event happens at University of Phoenix Stadium will be filled with ... More >>

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    December 24, 2009

    Sub Zeros

    This may be as close to automatic as it gets

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    December 3, 2009

    Prime Numbers

    It’s Warner vs. Favre in NFC shootout

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    November 13, 2009

    Home, Sweet Home? The Cardinals Will Actually Try to Win in Glendale Against the Struggling Seattle Seahawks

    Will the real Kurt Warner please stand up?​ Not much good has happened for the 3-5 Seattle Seahawks since the Arizona Cardinals smoked them on October 18 at Qwest Field by a 27-3 count. (Arizona outgained Seattle in total yardage, 344 to 128.) The next week, they were manhandled by the Dal ... More >>

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    November 12, 2009

    Home, Sweep Home

    Redbirds look for a tide-turning W at UofP

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    October 9, 2009

    Cards Game Sells Out; Cardinals Birds Escape Blackout Once Again

    ​The Arizona Cardinals narrowly avoided making history today, as Sunday's game against the Houston Texans finally sold out.The Cards have sold out all of the 36 games at University of Phoenix Stadium and without the extension, Sunday could have been the first time the team failed to sell out t ... More >>

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    August 27, 2009

    Pack to the Future

    Cheeseheads visit Glendale, sans Favre. That’s a good thing.

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    July 9, 2009

    Get Your Kicks

    World-class soccer in the desert? It’s rare, but it’s here.

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    April 23, 2009

    Red Heat

    Super Bowl birds flock to draft-day bashes

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    February 24, 2009

    Feb. 24 In Blogs: Wrestlemania, Iwatchedherdie, Waiter Confidential and More

    We understand that in the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. Worry not! We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries: Valley Fever: Lawsuit Filed Over Mexican with Valid Visa Held in Jail for Seven Days ... More >>

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    January 22, 2009

    Cardinals' Game Day Concerts: A Look Back at the Season

    For someone like me, who is an Arizona Cardinals season ticket holder, this season has far exceeding any expectations I had for the team heading into September. Not to toot my horn or anything, but after watching the Cardinals dismantle the playoff-caliber Miami Dolphins in the home opener, I said t ... More >>

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    January 1, 2009

    Oops, They Did it Again

    The BCS still sucks, but Longhorns’ loss is Fiesta Bowl’s gain

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    December 26, 2008

    Golden Cousins Record Song for Playoff-Bound Cardinals

    Valley hip hop act Golden Cousins - a project of members from the groups Golden Tung and Cousins of the Wize - released a new video for a song they penned for the Arizona Cardinals. The song, titled "We Do This Together," is played often during halftime at the University of Phoenix Stadium. The vide ... More >>

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    December 25, 2008

    Offseason of Discontent

    Six months of d-bag sports are upon us

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    December 19, 2008

    ASU Sun Devils Play Big One in Glendale Saturday

    Call it a dress rehearsal for a huge event at the end of March, when the University of Phoenix Stadium will be the site of  the NCAA West Regionals in men's  college basketball. Tomorrow afternoon, ASU and its superstar soph James Harden (pictured shooting jumper) ... More >>

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    October 9, 2008

    'Boys Town

    Cowboys Nation returns to the Red Zone

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    January 31, 2008

    Patriots Game

    18 reasons the Giants will come away with zip

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    September 20, 2007

    Ace Software

    Games that really, really obsessive people play

  • Dining

    January 25, 2007

    Sweet Spot

    Breath of fresh air for a chain-choking 'hood

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