Falcons owner Arthur Blank says the stadium will cost one and a half billion dollars to complete. That amount is 100 million more than the most recent estimate and a half a billion more than when the stadium was first announced.
The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the league's competition committee beginning April 1 following the team's use of fake noise at home games.
The unanimous opinion published Monday by the Georgia Supreme Court says the financing structure does not violate the state Constitution. Construction of the stadium for the Atlanta Falcons is already well underway.
It hasn’t been a good week for professional sports teams hailing from Atlanta. In the Braves’ and Falcons’ failures, however, are lessons for rebounding at work. These two teams were once thought of as rising stars – just like workers who enjoy success begin getting more responsibility. Brandon Smith explains how to rebound from a big work failure.