ATLANTA - The wait is over and the gates are open to the Atlanta Falcons’ new home. Mercedes-Benz Stadium opened for the first time on Saturday to football fans.
The Falcons were taking on the Arizona Cardinals in some preseason action, but for the fans, there was as much action on and off the field.
FOX 5 News had team coverage from the new stadium. Here are some of the sights and sounds they captured: