The push for a Vikings stadium gained major steam Friday, with reporting that a land deal at the Arden Hills site has been made with the U.S. military.

Past the cleanup, lawyers from a Minnesota law firm must come in and analyze the environmental impact on the area. Grey Plant Moody also worked on the Target Field and TCF Bank Stadium sites, and stated in a letter that lawyers believe an evaluation of the area would not take as long as the Met Council seems to think it would.

Vikings Stadium Update Land Deal in Ramsey County and Zygis Dilemma