A Look at the New $1.5 billion stadium being built for the Atlanta Falcons

📅   Wed January 18, 2017 - Southeast Edition
Cork Gaines


Construction site for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium.
Construction site for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium.
Construction site for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium. The Mercedes Stadium construction site will be the home of the Atlanta Falcons. Mercedes Stadium construction continues.

The Atlanta Falcons will host the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round of the playoffs in what could be the last NFL game ever in the 25-year-old Georgia Dome.

The Falcons are expected to move into Mercedes-Benz Stadium next season, a stunning $1.5 billion stadium with a retractable roof. It is like nothing else ever seen in the NFL and looks from the outside like a gigantic metal origami structure.

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