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Jones building a legacy with $1.3 billion Cowboys stadium

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' new 3 million square-foot stadium is moving quickly from a vision to reality, writes Matt Mosley.

Originally Published: September 15, 2008
By Matt Mosley | ESPN.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is in the process of building one of the most subtle 3 million square-foot stadiums this country has ever seen. He flirted with the novel concept of relocating the Dallas Cowboys to Dallas, but a mayor aptly nicknamed "Madam No" and a county commissioner helped drive Jones into the waiting arms of the citizens of Arlington and $325 million in taxpayer money.

Last week, Jones loaned me a white hard hat (with a blue star) and safety ...

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