The price of steel is going up.
That’s not just a nod to “The Wire” – building NFL stadiums is getting more and more expensive by the project.
What's the most expensive NFL stadium?
Rams owner Stan Kroenke, who also owns the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado Rapids and Arsenal, led the funds for the project.
What’s the cheapest NFL stadium?
The cheapest NFL stadium belongs to Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers. Opened on Sept. 29, 1957, the initial construction cost for the “Frozen Tundra” was $960,000.
Oh how have times changed.
How much do NFL stadiums cost?
It depends – what year was it built in? SoFi Stadium and Allegiant Stadium, home of the Las Vegas Raiders with a reported cost of $1.9 billion, are the two most expensive and newest, having been opened in 2020. AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, cost a reported $1.3 billion and opened in 2009.
Lambeau Field and Highmark Stadium, home of the Buffalo Bills and built in 1973, are among the oldest NFL venues and the two cheapest, with the latter coming in at $22 million.
What are the 5 biggest NFL stadiums?
- MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.: 82,500
- Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis.: 81,441
- AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas: 80,000
- Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.: 76,416
- Empower Field at Mile High in Denver, Colo.: 76,125
What is the loudest NFL stadium?
Good luck trying to communicate on offense at Arrowhead Stadium, home of the Kansas City Chiefs. After hitting a record 142.2 decibels during a 2014 game with a crowd of 76,416, it became the loudest NFL stadium, just ahead of Seattle Seahawks’ fans producing 137.6 decibels at Lumen Field in 2013.