Special Dedication of Joe Robbie Statue and Plaza before Dolphin’s vs. Patriots Kickoff
WHAT: Special Dedication of Joe Robbie Statue and Plaza to take place Monday prior to kickoff
Prior to kickoff of Monday night’s 2011 home opener vs. the New England Patriots presented by Publix, the Miami Dolphins will be naming Sun Life Stadium’s Courtyard Plaza and re-dedicating the larger-than-life statue of Joe Robbie, the first owner of the team and visionary for what is today Sun Life Stadium. The Dolphins will also announce that this area will honor the great players and figures in Dolphins history. Tim Robbie, son of Joe Robbie, will participate in the ceremonies along with current owner Stephen Ross, CEO Mike Dee and prominent Dolphins alumni including Bob Griese, Larry Little, Dan Marino and Dwight Stephenson. The statue will permanently adorn the main entrance on the north side of the stadium by Gate C near Nat Moore’s BBQ, a tailgate party which takes place prior to every Dolphins home game and features past Dolphins’ legends. Fans attending the game are invited to attend the ceremony.
WHO: Dolphins Principal Owner/Chairman, Steve Ross
Dolphins CEO, Mike Dee
WHEN: Monday, September 12th at 4:30 pm