Breaking News: Arrowhead Stadium Goes Commercial, New Name in Works

Shannon HollenbeckContributor IOctober 14, 2011

KANSAS CITY, MO - JANUARY 09:  A general view of the stadium as the fans observe the national anthem as the Baltimore Ravens prepare to face the Kansas City Chiefs during their 2011 AFC wild card playoff game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 9, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri.. The Ravens defeated the Chiefs 30-7.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
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According to Bob Gretz via Arrowhead Addict, the Kansas City Chiefs have sold the naming rights to either the stadium or the field.

Apparently they've been seeking a buyer for quite some time. No one seems to know who the buyer is yet, but the the word is we won't have to do an Internet search to find out who they are or what they do.

So much for tradition over commercialization, fellow Chiefs fans. Wal-Mart at Arrowhead Stadium anyone?

They speculate the announcement will likely come on Halloween coinciding with the San Diego game.


What are your thoughts fellow Chiefs fans?