The most popular sport in America, NFL football, has been a cultural staple for over 100 years. The decades have seen many changes: leather helmets; desegregation and increasingly elaborate post-touchdown celebrations. One thing that hasn’t changed is the passion fans have for the game, which they show by filling giant stadiums week in and week out. These coliseums of gridiron greatness are sacred landmarks to the team faithful, and every game they attract thousands of like-minded face-painters to their hallowed halls.
Here we break down 10 of the most expensive and culturally significant stadiums this iconic sport has produced.
LAMBEAU FIELD — GREEN BAY PACKERS
AT&T STADIUM — DALLAS COWBOYS
LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD — PHILADELPHIA EAGLES
HEINZ FIELD — PITTSBURGH STEELERS
SPORTS AUTHORITY FIELD AT MILE HIGH — DENVER BRONCOS