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So you're new to L.A. and need a temporary NFL venue? Try the Coliseum first

So you're new to L.A. and need a temporary NFL venue? Try the Coliseum first

The Rams are coming to Los Angeles next season, and soon maybe the Chargers too, but the new, $2-billion-plus NFL stadium planned for Inglewood won't be ready for action until 2019.

So where is a displaced pro football franchise to play around the Southland in the meantime?

There are limited known options.

The most likely landing place is the Coliseum, which is ready to offer refuge to one team and may be interested in trying to find room for the other.

Last July, when the NFL issued a request for proposals from Southern California stadium operators that could temporarily host a team, USC, which manages the Coliseum, said it hoped...

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