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U of U Football Stadium Gets New Look

U of U Football Stadium Gets New Look



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(KSL News) The football field at Rice-Eccles Stadium got a patriotic new look today.

The football stadium was host to a giant American flag that goes from goal line to goal line and is 50 yards wide.

U of U Football Stadium Gets New Look

The flag was manufactured by Colonial Flag of Sandy. The client who purchased the flag will be using it for halftime shows and opening-day ceremonies and similar big events around the country.

U of U Football Stadium Gets New Look

The flag, made of nylon, weighs 1,200 pounds and is made in 14 separate pieces.

Each of the stars is seven and a half feet in diameter.

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