Qwest Field Opens
Qwest Field opened on July 28, 2002 and has since earned the title of the loudest stadium in the NFL, causing the most False start penalties against opposing teams. The stadium has also housed various concerts, such as Rock artists, Metallica, The Rolling Stones and U2. Qwest Field is also the home of The Seattle Sounders FC, who played their first match in the stadium in March 2009. First lady Michelle Obama also made a visit to the stadiums adjacent events center.