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Irsay, Dungy key to bringing Super Bowl to Indianapolis

Originally Published: May 20, 2008
By Pat Yasinskas | ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Call it Lucas Oil Stadium. Or call it the house that Peyton Manning built.

But don't forget to give some credit to Jim Irsay and Tony Dungy. They're the ones who built the foundation for the glitzy new stadium that's about to open in downtown Indianapolis. They're the ones who made football matter in a city (and a state) where basketball always has dominated.

They, along with $25 million in promises from the business community, are the ones who brought a Super Bowl ...

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