Giants Stadium Demolition Begins (VIDEO)

04/07/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Wrecking crews took the first chunks out of Giants Stadium on Thursday as demolition of the stadium got underway.

A new stadium will open right next to the old one later on this year. Both the New York Giants and New York Jets are set to kick off the 2010 football season in their new digs.

WATCH: