‘‘We understand the Dolphins and South Florida are looking at renovations and they do feel that is a large part of their bid,’’ Commissioner Roger Goodell said.
Houston has hosted two Super Bowl, the last in 2004. There was one Super Bowl in the San Francisco Bay Area, at Palo Alto, Calif., in 1985.
‘‘Nothing brings a region together like a Super Bowl,’’ 49ers CEO Jed York said.
— Asked if he would recuse himself from the appeals process, as the four players punished in the Saints bounty probe have asked, Goodell said he would respond to the letters requesting that ‘‘after these meetings.’’
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