History: Sun Life Stadium is one of two facilities in the country to host NFL football and Major League Baseball (Florida Marlins) in the same venue. (Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum being the other.) The facility also hosts University of Miami football, the FedEx Orange Bowl and has been part of the Bowl Championship Series rotation, with the BCS National Championship Game slated to play out here in 2013. It was completed in 1987 and constructed at a cost of $115 million in private funds, then was renovated in 2007 at a cost of $250 million. The stadium hosted the Super Bowl in 1989, 1995, 1999 and 2007 – the first time the championship was played in a continuous rain – and will stage the big game again in 2010, as well as the Pro Bowl a week earlier. On the club level of the stadium is the Gallery of Legends, which includes a history of the team, classic photos and the players inducted into the Dolphins Honor Roll, among them Dan Marino, Larry Csonka and Nick Buoniconti.
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