Let's go Krogering?

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    Let's go Krogering?

    Rumor is that Commonwealth Stadium will be renamed as the naming rights have been sold by JMI Sports and it will now be named, "Kroger Field."

    As part of their 15 year $210,000,000 deal with the University of Kentucky, JMI Sports has sold the naming rights. The money from the naming rights will all go to JMI, not the UofK.
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    Ugh, hate it. I know it's a permanent part of our culture now and is a revenue stream, but I can't stand these corporate-named fields/stadiums.

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    So is it Kroger Field at Commonwealth Stadium?

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    Why would Kroger do this with Commonwealth Stadium? It seems like and odd fit for Kroger.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeuce View Post
    So is it Kroger Field at Commonwealth Stadium?
    I'm confused about that as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeuce View Post
    So is it Kroger Field at Commonwealth Stadium?
    No, just Kroger Field...that's what I'm hearing.

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    CM Newton Grounds at Kroger Field

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    Go Cats. Go Krogering.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrantNKY View Post
    I'm not a fan of the change

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    Will the Cats get an unlimited supply of frozen pizzas?

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    Hopefully they'll start serving fresh sushi at the games.

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    Yeah..not a fan of this change.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeuce View Post
    CM Newton Grounds at Kroger Field
    That might be the worst name for a football stadium I've ever heard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeuce View Post
    CM Newton Grounds at Kroger Field
    If they're going to dip their toe in the water, they might as well dive right in. I think they should forget CM Newton and sell sponsorship of the grounds to Folgers Coffee instead.

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