M&T Bank Stadium

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M&T Bank Stadium
"The Bank", "The Nest", “The Asylum”
M&T Bank Stadium DoD.jpg
Former namesRavens Stadium at Camden Yards (1998–1999)
PSINet Stadium (1999–2002)
Ravens Stadium (2002–2003)
M&T Bank Stadium (2003–present)
Location1101 Russell Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21230
Coordinates39°16′41″N 76°37′22″W / 39.27806°N 76.62278°W / 39.27806; -76.62278Coordinates: 39°16′41″N 76°37′22″W / 39.27806°N 76.62278°W / 39.27806; -76.62278
Broke groundJuly 23, 1996[1]
OpenedSeptember 6, 1998
OwnerMaryland Stadium Authority
OperatorBaltimore Ravens
SurfaceGrass (1998–2002)
Sportexe Momentum Turf (2003–2009)
Sportexe Momentum 51 (2010-Present)
Construction cost$220 million
($338 million in 2016 dollars[2])
ArchitectHOK Sport (now Populous)
Structural engineerBliss and Nyitray, Inc.
General ContractorThe Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Capacity71,008 (2007-present)
68,400 (1998)[3]
69,084 (1999-2004)[4]
70,107 (2005-2006)[5]
TenantsBaltimore Ravens (NFL) (1998–present)
Baltimore Bayhawks (MLL) (2002)
Crab Bowl Classic (2005, 2010)
Face-Off Classic (2007– )
Day of Rivals (2009– )

M&T Bank Stadium is the home football stadium of the Baltimore Ravens. It is in downtown Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens moved into M&T Bank Stadium in 1998 after spending a two years in Memorial Stadium. M&T Bank Stadium has also hosted the NCAA Lacrosse Final Four in 2003, 2004 and 2007.

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  1. http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/baltsun/access/49476567.html?dids=49476567:49476567&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jul+24%2C+1996&author=&pub=The+Sun&desc=Ghosts+at+a+groundbreaking%3F%3B+Ravens+stadium%3A+A+dozen+years+of+betrayal%2C+anger+and+frustration+exorcised+with+a+shovel.&pqatl=google
  2. "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–2008". Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Retrieved 2009-08-01. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/latimes/access/33704500.html?dids=33704500:33704500&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Sep+07%2C+1998&author=&pub=Los+Angeles+Times&desc=IN+THE+SPOTLIGHT%3B+Quarterback+Injuries+Rule+the+Day&pqatl=google
  4. "Search". Star Tribune.
  5. "Baltimore Ravens football news". Baltimore Ravens.

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Preceded by
Memorial Stadium
Home of the
Baltimore Ravens

1998 – present
Succeeded by