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The Falcons will open the 2020 NFL season by hosting the Seattle Seahawks at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday.
Atlanta players have the option to wear a helmet decal representing a victim of systemic racism or one of four phrases provided by the NFL. Here are a few of the helmets being worn today against the Seahawks.
— Atlanta Falcons (@AtlantaFalcons) September 12, 2020
Atlanta’s matchup against Seattle marks the first season opener to take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in its history as the Falcons have opened each of the past three seasons on the road.
Fans will not be allowed inside of Mercedes Benz Stadium for today’s game. The next time fans will be allowed to cheer on the dirty birds will be in October.
For now you will be able to watch the game on television and or Falcons app at 1:00 ET.
How to watch #SEAvsATL:
📅 Sunday, September 13
⏰ 1:00pm EST
🎙Adam Amin, Mark Schlereth, Lindsay Czarniak
📻 92.9 The Game
📱 Atlanta Falcons App
— Atlanta Falcons (@AtlantaFalcons) September 13, 2020