Wednesday, September 27, 2017

History of Soldier Field: Heck of a place to take a knee during the Pledge

Seems most have missed the tragedy of the venue to Steelers chose to sit out the National Anthem. Via the Illinois Sports Authority
Soldier Field was designed in 1919 and opened on October 9,  1924, as Municipal Grant Park Stadium. The name was changed to Soldier Field on November 11, 1925, as a memorial to U.S. soldiers who had died in combat. 

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