FIRST LOOK AT ALL-NEW WEST STADIUM CLUB, NEW TEAM RETAIL STORE, AND BUCCANEERS LOCKER ROOM AT RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM                                                                                                                           

On Thursday, August 24, at 1:00 p.m.., the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, along with the Tampa Sports Authority, Hillsborough County and the City of Tampa will host a press conference in the all-new West Stadium Club to offer media the first look at this year’s renovations at Raymond James Stadium. The latest enhancements, which are part of a multi-year, $150 million renovation project, are highlighted by a completely redesigned West Stadium Club, a new team retail store, expansion of the highly successful Hall of Fame Club, and a new Buccaneers locker room. B-Roll and interview opportunities will be available.


Who:               Buccaneers Chief Operating Officer Brian Ford

                        Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan

                        City of Tampa Chief of Staff Dennis Rogero

                        Tampa Sports Authority President/Chief Executive Officer Eric Hart


Where:           Raymond James Stadium

                       Media availability will begin in the West Stadium Club

                       Media should enter off Tampa Bay Blvd. and park in Lot D

                       Media check-in will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the West Stadium Club entrance


When:             Thursday, August 24

                        1:00 p.m.


Media should RSVP to Allen Barrett at



Contact:         Nelson Luis

                        Vice President of Communications

                        Tampa Bay Buccaneers




                        Bobby Silvest

                        Vice President of Marketing & Communications

                        Tampa Sports Authority