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Coming Up
  • Mon., Apr. 21, 2014 8:00AM MST Start of offseason workouts Clubs with returning head coaches may begin offseason workout programs.
  • Wed., Apr. 23, 2014 8:00AM MST Cardinals Charities Golf Tournament Cardinals Charities Golf Tournament at Whirlwind Golf Club (5692 W North Loop Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226).
  • Thu., Apr. 24, 2014 5:00PM - 9:00PM MST "Spring Tailgate" at the Big Red Rib and Music Festival The Cardinals are hosting a live TV special, as team president Michael Bidwill, general manager Steve Keim, and coach Bruce Arians preview the 2014 Draft and season with hosts Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley. There will be players in attendance.
  • Mon., May. 05, 2014 8:00AM MST On-field work Players allowed on-field football work with coaching (no helmets, no contact, no offense vs. defense)
  • Thu., May. 08, 2014 5:00PM MST NFL Draft First round of the NFL draft.
  • Fri., May. 09, 2014 3:30PM MST NFL Draft Second and third rounds of the NFL draft.
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 9:00AM MST NFL Draft Fourth through seventh rounds of the NFL draft.
  • Tue., May. 20, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.
  • Wed., May. 21, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.
  • Thu., May. 22, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.

Stadium

Quick Facts
  • 1.7 million Square footage of stadium
  • 88 Total number of luxury lofts in stadium
  • 7,501 Total number of club seats in stadium
  • 7 Number of club lounges
  • 63,400 Seating capacity for Cardinals games (expandable to 73,000 for Super Bowls and college Bowl games)
  • 1,250 Approximate number of shade trees used throughout the stadium plaza
  • 21 Number of vertical slots on the exterior wall of stadium
  • 30 Height in feet of the giant numbers designating the three main entrances to the stadium
  • 19 Width in inches of the stadium seats; club seats are 21 inches
  • 10 Number of elevators for public use in stadium
  • 18 Number of escalators for public use in stadium
  • 115+ Number of event days already booked for first year at the stadium
  • 1.1 million Projected number of visitors to stadium in its first year
  • 14 Number of new NFL venues HOK has designed
  • 1,175 Total restroom fixtures for public use in the stadium (33 women’s restrooms, 28 men’s, and 12 family restrooms)
  • 310 The number of fixed locations for fans to purchase food and beverages (does not include additional portable locations)
  • 8,000 Tons of cooling used by the stadium’s air conditioning
  • 2,300 Number of Valley homes that could be accommodated by the air conditioning provided at the stadium
  • 14,000 Number of on-site parking spaces (not including additional 11,000 on adjacent and nearby parcels)
  • 15,451 Square footage of the Cardinals locker room area including equipment and training rooms, shower areas, etc. (Locker room itself is 5,000)
  • 454,785 Votes in favor of Proposition 302 stadium legislation in 2000
  • 1,218 Days between the stadium groundbreaking (4/12/03) and the inaugural game at the stadium (8/12/06)
  • 16,340 Total number of jobs created by Proposition 302; overall economic impact is $1.95 billion
  • 700 Average number of workers on-site daily during stadium construction (3,000 total workers)
  • 2.6 million Total number of hours put in by workers during construction project
  • 900 Length in miles of a sidewalk that could be made from the amount of concrete used on the stadium (roughly the distance from Phoenix to San Francisco)
  • 10,000 Approximate number of individual Crown Coor panels that make up the metallic skin of the stadium’s exterior
  • 2/3/08 Date of Super Bowl XLII at University of Phoenix Stadium
  • 2009 Year that the stadium will host the Regionals of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.