"We're taking every step toward a building permit that we can. I don't want to overdo it. These are very difficult times. ... We had hoped to have more sponsorship leading to the stadium. Now, we feel we need the stadium under way before getting sponsorship where we want it."
-- San Jose Earthquakes owner Lew Wolff, who indicated the club hopes to open a 15,000-seat soccer-specific stadium in 2012, and no later than 2013. (San Jose Mercury News)