MetLife Stadium which plays host to the New York Jets and New York Giants has new turf installed to help prevent injuries to NFL players.
The improved synthetic turf called FieldTurf Core system, which is the first multilayer dual-polymer monofilament fiber.
The reason MetLife Stadium does not have real grass is the harsh climate New York faces in November, December and January, grass cannot hold up in the weather conditions the field faces.
MetLife Stadium opened in 2010 and has a seating capacity of 82,500, making it one of the largest stadiums in the NFL. It has been the site of numerous major events, including Super Bowl XLVIII in 2014 and WrestleMania 29 in 2013. In addition to football games, the stadium has also hosted concerts, college football games, and other sporting events.
The stadium was designed with sustainability in mind and includes features such as a rainwater collection system and energy-efficient lighting. It also has a unique design feature where the seating bowl can be adjusted to accommodate different types of events.
Overall, MetLife Stadium is a state-of-the-art facility that provides a premier experience for both fans and athletes.
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