Jerry World has new competition.
After finishing the 2014 season with a disappointing record of 6 -10, the Atlanta Falcons are fired up to return to prominence in the coming years. Fans, too, should be excited for what the future holds. A new stadium featuring a retractable roof and a 360-degree jumbotron is currently in the works, and is scheduled to be completed in 2017.
In comparison to the Dallas Cowboys‘ $1.3 billion AT&T Stadium which seats 80,000, Atlanta’s new dome will cost an estimated $1.2 billion with a capacity of 65,000.
As a victim of New England’s punishing winter, Matt is envious of an indoor stadium. Follow him on Twitter @RRprez