October 27, 2020

1982-01-19 – The Des Moines Register

1982 01 19 The_Des_Moines_Register_Tue__Jan_19__1982_

“The Lions played an exhibition
game on Aug. 23, 1975, but the roof
wasn’t inflated until Oct. 2. Officnlly

rebelled against the name that a ‘
contest was held to produce an appel-
lation of distinction. Silverdome -

for the _shlny 590! —‘won.‘ -