Jeff Mosier of the Dallas Morning News digs up a barrel full of facts on comparative stadium finance. He contrasts the modest public investment and unknown economic impact of the Redskins' FedEx Field, with the Cowboys' plans for a stadium in Arlington.
Mosier doesn't take a stand, but read between the lines and the following picture will emerge. City officials on FedEx Field: "huuuge economic impact!!!" Local businesses and residents: "where - at the tailgate parties in the parking lot ten times a year?"