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Falcons-Eagles Season Opener Delayed Due to Inclement Weather

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NFL fans will have to wait a little bit longer as the Eagles-Falcons game has been delayed due to inclement weather. 

Kickoff was supposed to be around 8:20 p.m. ET but weather pushed the start time back to 9:05 p.m. ET.

The Eagles sent out a tweet asking fans to move from stadium seats to the concourses to take cover. 

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The Eagles won Super Bowl LII, defeating the Patriots 41–33. The Eagles will raise their championship banner before kickoff at 8:45 p.m. ET. But festivities were delayed along with the game's start.  

The Eagles beat the Falcons in last season's Divisional Round. 

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