Levi’s Stadium Inaugural Game Marred By Transit, Traffic Problems; Long Lines At Earthquakes-Sounders Match
The 49ers are taking a close look at how things went with this past weekend’s inaugural sporting event at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Management says there’s always room for improvement.
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The stadium is built, the ribbon-cutting is history, the trial runs are done, and now Levi’s Stadium is set for its first official sporting event Saturday evening.
“Faithful 49″ tickets will go on sale next week, which means rabid Niners fans who don’t mind standing for a while can get a sweet deal on some prime tickets.
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The 49ers will employ electronic signage on game day to direct fans who drive to Levi’s Stadium to their designated parking places.
Security Stepped Up For First Sporting Event At Levi’s Stadium; 45,000 Expected At Earthquakes-Sounders Match
The Santa Clara Police Department will have an extra 100 officers on hand, and sheriff’s deputies will not only be patrolling the stadium, but VTA light trains as well.
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Smith’s signing comes after injuries to primary backups Kendall Hunter and LaMichael James in the last week. Hunter is out for the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, and James will be sidelined indefinitely with a left elbow injury.
The old mantra of the Harbaugh family is “who’s got it better than us? Nobody!” but that’s not true for 49er Head Coach Jim Harbaugh when he faces off against his older brother John. The Ravens head coach has gotten the better of the former NFL quarterback both during a 2012 Thanksgiving day matchup and during a thrilling Super Bowl which concluded that season. It’s going to be hard for John to regain bragging rights at mom and dad’s house during their August 7th matchup on KPIX 5 unless they find a way to raise the stakes. Here are our suggestions.
Here’s a sneak peek behind the scenes when KPIX 5 produced a pregame show on the field before the San Francisco 49ers played their first exhibition at the brand new Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.