For the first time in roughly seven months, Falcons football will be played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
The Cincinnati Bengals travel to Atlanta to face the Falcons in their first preseason game at home Friday.
Coach Arthur Smith confirmed that the starters will play in this preseason game, though in a limited capacity.
Find all the information you need to watch or listen the first preseason game in or out of the Atlanta Market:
HOW TO WATCH
What: Atlanta Falcons (1-0) vs. Cincinnati Bengals (0-1)
When: Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET
Where: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
TV: FOX 5
Announcers: Justin Kutcher, Coy Wire, D.J. Shockley, Jen Hale
Streaming inside the Atlanta market: Fans in the Atlanta market can stream the game on the Atlanta Falcons app.
Announcers: Wes Durham, Dave Archer
Skies: Sunny/clear skies
High/low: 89 degrees/67 degrees
Rain: 3 percent chance
Humidity: 67 percent
Moon: Waxing Crescent