MIAMI GARDENS, FL- Rodney Barreto, Chairman of the South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee is appointing Dick Anderson as the Chairman of the Sub-Committee created to make recommendations to the Host Committee in an effort to land the 2014 Super Bowl which may include Sun Life Stadium improvements.
Dick Anderson is a former Miami Dolphin great as well as a former State Senator. Dick was also Chairman of the South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee in 1989.
"I cannot think of a more qualified person than Dick to chair this sub-committee" said Rodney Barreto. "Dick is someone who not only knows this community, he understands and appreciates the economic importance of bringing Super Bowls and Pro Bowls back to South Florida."
"I'm honored to be named Sub-Committee Chairman and I look forward to working with the community on this issue," Anderson said.
At its January 7th Board Meeting, The South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee voted to form this sub-committee consisting of members of the Super Bowl Host Committee.
At the same meeting, the Miami Dolphins presented plans on Sun Life Stadium improvements that could help ensure future Super Bowls and Pro Bowls in South Florida. These renderings include building an open-air cover that would protect fans from the elements.
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