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No Matter How Many Games It Wins, Temple Shouldn’t Build a Football Stadium

Last year, Philadelphia magazine asked: “Has Temple University Lost Its Way?” As a faculty member and a union official at the university, I worry the […]

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Temple’s Football Program Has Made the Case for a Home of Its Own

It is an unusually warm day for football — 80 muggy degrees under a cloudy sky. The Temple Owls are playing the Maryland Terrapins, the […]

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Temple Claims New Football Stadium Won’t Create Parking Issues

As residents of North Philadelphia continue to push back against Temple University’s plans to build a 35,000-seat football stadium on its campus, school officials have […]

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Temple Tries to Ease Tensions With New Football Stadium Details

Temple University released more details about its proposed football stadium on Wednesday, less than a month after the school cut short a community town hall […]

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Philly NAACP President: How About Rittenhouse for Temple’s Football Stadium?

Did Temple University take the time to consider all of the alternatives before settling on the site of its controversial proposed football stadium? According to […]

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Darrell Clarke: I Don’t Support Temple’s Football Stadium Proposal

Temple University has yet to woo City Council President Darrell Clarke in its plans for an on-campus football stadium. the Temple News reported on Tuesday that Clarke is currently […]

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Temple Cuts Football Stadium Town Hall Short Amid Fierce Opposition

Temple University’s town hall to discuss contentious plans for an on-campus football stadium ended early on Tuesday evening. What was supposed to be a forum for community members […]

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Facing Criticism, Temple to Host Town Hall on Proposed Football Stadium

Temple University will hold an informational town hall next week to discuss its proposed football stadium. University president Richard M. Englert will host the event on […]

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Despite Opposition, Temple to Move Ahead With Football Stadium Plans

Temple University officials say they’re taking “the next step” toward building a $130 million on-campus football stadium. Despite notable community opposition since officials began exploring the […]

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WATCH: Temple Football Trains Like Rocky

David Feeley is the head strength and condition coach of Temple University’s football team and he loves Rocky. Inspired by Sly Stallone’s unlikely 1976 classic, […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Haason Reddick’s Meteoric Rise

He was unrecruited out of Haddon Heights High, without a single scholarship offer thanks to injuries in his junior and senior years. When he tried walking […]

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Temple: Stadium Still On, Despite Recent Report

A Temple University spokesman said plans to build a 35,000-seat football stadium on the school’s Main Campus in North Philadelphia are still on, despite a […]

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6-Year-Olds Will Be in College When Temple Plays Oklahoma

The Temple football team is on a bit of a hot streak. The team opened 7-0 last year, beating Penn State, and finished 10-4. The […]

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Temple Names Architect for Proposed Football Stadium

Temple University has hired the architecture firm of Moody Nolan to design the proposed on-campus football stadium, as well as new retail that would be […]

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Temple Is Playing at Penn State on September 17th This Year

Last year, Temple beat Penn State for the first time since 1941. That’s 74 years! Next season, they’ll travel to Happy Valley to try to make […]