That's a proper redevelopment from all parties involved and, I would suspect, owes more to increased usage of WHL than just football.
I think the NFL games may be just the tip of the iceberg and the plan may be closer to Wembley levels of utilisation to justify that kind of station and approach development work.
I would expect gigs, potential NFL franchise, other sporting events etc to be part of the long term plan judging from this.
So I understand. I live a lot farther ooop norf now. I believe there are plans for it to become a Waitrose or something similar. Personally I thought its fate would always be to become a block of flats.
I think there is a local campaign to try and keep it as a pub.