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NFL called for intentional grounding, penalty is loss of credibility

Transit in San Francisco

Back in 2012, the NFL was eager to tout the urbanist pleasures of Superbowl XLVI in Indianapolis, where many of Superbowl week venues, including the stadium, were within walkable distance of the host hotels. Four years later, the NFL keeps stubbing its urbanist toe.

The first urbanist bust was at […]


Urbanism 7, National Football League 0

Regional transit around the Superbowl. Image from MTA.

A couple of years ago, I wrote about the rave reviews garnered by urbanism as a result of Superbowl XLVI in Indianapolis. The game was played at a stadium within the downtown core, with many fans able to walk from their hotels.

I remain more of […]