VIDEO: Down goes the Metrodome

Any day in which a stadium is put to sleep permanently by way of demolition is a sad day for sports. After all, lots of memories are made in each and every North American sports venue. But the Metrodome in Minnesota was a true piece of crap, so the emotions were certainly a little mixed when it was officially lowered into its grave this week. 

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Brad Gagnon

About Brad Gagnon

Brad Gagnon has been passionate about both sports and mass media since he was in diapers -- a passion that won't die until he's in them again. Based in Toronto, he's worked as a national NFL blog editor at (covering Super Bowls XLIV, XLV and XLVI), a producer and writer at theScore Television Network and a host, reporter and play-by-play voice at Rogers TV. His work has also appeared at Deadspin,, The Guardian, The Hockey News and elsewhere at Bloguin, but his day gig has him covering all things NFC East for Bleacher Report.