Big plans for Farmers Field

If stadium is built, officials hope to attract Super Bowl, Pro Bowl and other events

Updated: February 2, 2011, 10:05 AM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- As AEG president and CEO Tim Leiweke stood on a makeshift football field outside the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center, the future home of Farmers Field, he said he envisioned standing on an actual football field inside a new state-of-the-art 64,000-seat football stadium by 2015. His goal is to host the 50th Super Bowl in early 2016 in the same city that hosted the first Super Bowl in 1967 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

For this to happen, the stadium would ...

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