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SIDELINES - NFL.com

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L P F I E L D The Titans

L P F I E L D The Titans play in one of the NFL’s premier stadiums with a 69,143- seat, open-air, naturalgrass facility located on 105 acres on the east bank of the Cumberland River overlooking dow n t ow n Nashville. It was built by HOK Sports Fa c i l i t i e s Group of Kansas City, Mo, the same group that has designed many of the N F L’s new stadiums, including ones for the C l eveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals. HOK also built stadiums for the Jaguars, Panthers, and Dolphins, among other sports facilities and arenas. Among the features: • Open-air, natural grass • 175 corporate suites • Two 25,000-square foot club lounges with access to high-quality food and b everage services, sitdown eating areas, closed circuit TV’s and sound systems • 12,000 club seats • 60 concession stands throughout stadium • Three locker rooms • Two scoreboards with new state-of-the-art video screens located on nort h and south ends of stadium • 4 suite elevators • More than 2,000 trees planted within the 105 acres • 7,500 parking spaces available on-site with more than 20,000 existing parking spaces nearby • Space for 400 wheelchair patrons and associated companion seats • 90 parking spaces for disabled • Bermuda sod • Sophisticated field irrigation and drainage system • State-of-the-art press box • 10-year naming rights agreement with Louisiana Pacific announced in 2006. O n e T it a n s W a y N a sh v ill e, T N 37 21 3 6 15 - 56 5- 43 00 Medi a Infor mati on • Media Will Call/Entrance: Gate 6 • Taxi Service: 615-2 56-0 101 460 w w w . t i t a n s o n l i n e . c o m

On May 15, 1998, Titans owner K.S. “Bud” Adams, Jr., selected a 31-acre site at the MetroCenter complex in Nashville as the team’s permanent practice location. Since that time, a beautiful multi-million dollar facility has been built by Nashville-based Powell Building Group on the property, located just north of downtown Nashville about five miles from LP Field. The team moved into the facility on Aug. 26, 1999, the day after training camp completed and the day before the first preseason game at LP Field. The 80,000-squarefoot, state-of-the-art building contains lockers, weight rooms, meeting rooms and offices for coaches, players and administrative staff. The building also features an auditorium with seating for 125 people, as well as other meeting rooms. Designed to exceed the standards of all previous training and practice facilities, the weight training center and rehabilitation treatment facility sets the model for all B AP T I S T S P O R TS P A R K Located just minutes from downtown Nashville, Baptist Sports Park is a state-of-the-art facility that also con - tains offices for team’s administrative staff. The Titans have conducted training camp at the facility since it opened in 1999. professional sports. The facility boasts three outdoor practice fields with natural grass, plus an enclosed field with Field Turf. Logistically, each field is identical to the game field at LP Field, from the 100-yard length, to the geographic orientation. The longitudinal center of each field is 24 degrees west of north, just like the field at LP Fi e l d, enabl i n g the Titans to practice in the same slanting sunlight they face on Sunday s . The site, selected from more than 60 sites reviewed, was purchased from MetroCenter properties. The facility occupies a peninsula that joins into the lake across from the Fountain Square commercial development. Among the leading builders in middle Tennessee, Powell was chosen for its state-of-the-art construction planning and building techniques. T R AI NI NG C AM P L O C AT I O N S 1960 . . . . . . . .University of Houston, Houston, Texas 1961-62 . . . . .Ellington Air Force Base, Webster, Texas 1963 . . . . . . . .Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado 1964-66 . . . . .Oilers Training Facility, Houston, Texas 1967-73 . . . . .Schreiner Institute, Kerrville, Texas 1974-76 . . . . .Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 1977 . . . . . . . .Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas 1978-87 . . . . .San Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas 1988-90 . . . . .Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas 1991-96 . . . . .Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas 1997-98 . . . . .Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee 1999 . . . . . . . .Baptist Sports Park, Nashville, TN (Bellevue) 2000-05 . . . . .Baptist Sports Park, Nashville, TN (MetroCenter) 2006 . . . . . . . .Austin Pe ay State Unive r s i t y, Clarksville, TN/Baptist Sports Park 2007-09 . . . . .Baptist Sports Park (MetroCenter) w w w . t i t a n s o n l i n e . c o m 461

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