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Far out: Atlanta Falcons release images of plans for futuristic new stadium (photos)

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It isn’t scheduled to open until 2017, but Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank spoke with WSB-TV to discuss recently unveiled renderings of the new downtown stadium.

And from the images released, it’s pretty futuristic  and definitely far out.

Blank, who said he will be very hands-on with the massive project, said, “I promise you this is going to be a world-class sports entertainment facility that will be equal or better to anything in the world today.”

And if these renderings are any indication, he might be on to something.

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Man, it looks like some kind of large-scale Origami project. That costs over a billion dollars, presumably. Still, pretty sweet.

[H/T For the Win, images (and additional information on the stadium) via WSB-TV]

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