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State Farm Stadium gets new technology just in time for the Super Bowl
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State Farm Stadium gets new technology just in time for the Super Bowl

GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - All eyes will be on Arizona in February when the Super Bowl comes to town. State Farm Stadium is getting some additions and upgrades just in time for the big game.The stadium, built in 2006, was already one of the most unique in the country, thanks to its retractable field. “Right now, the Cardinals are one of two teams in North America with a field that moves in and out of the building,” said Tim Beach, Arizona Cardinals senior director of Game Entertainment & Special Events. “On Friday afternoon, it will come in at 3 o’clock and takes about 45 minutes to get the field inside. And once it’s in, they’ll paint it and add the seating behind the field.”The stadium roof is also retractable, which will be perfect for showing off our Arizona weather during the Supe...