But they didn't keep winning and didn't build it the right way. We can quibble as to what happened there but the issue is that they didn't.
I should have been clear in my previous post, even when they were winning, attendance was middle of the pack. It was never at the top, so it's not like attendance was ever amazing.
Again, let's find a team that has a high payroll that is perpetually in the middle of the pack to the bottom half of attendance for years on end.