NFL
Florida Governor Disagrees with Tampa Bay No Fan Decision
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) expressed his displeasure last week at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers decision to play at least their first two home games without fans in attendance. The franchise announced it would be be holding off on allowing fans to enter Raymond James Stadium last Wednesday. “I... Read more
Raiders Plan to Open Allegiant Stadium Without Fans in 2020
Allegiant Stadium will get an extended dress rehearsal before it sees its first fans, as the Las Vegas Raiders have decided that they will play home games this fall in front of an empty building, according to an email sent to season ticket holders Monday. The brand new venue,... Read more
Dallas Cowboys Limit Capacity for 2020, Slash Season Tickets
The Dallas Cowboys became the latest NFL franchise to announce it would be drastically limiting attendance for the 2020 season, informing season ticket holders of the changes to their accounts on Thursday. “Following the policies set by the National Football League, along with government and CDC guidelines due to... Read more
NFL Cancels Preseason Games for 2020 Season
Long rumored to be on the verge of announcement, the National Football League formally announced that it was doing away with its preseason contests Monday, wiping out the two remaining games after dropping two of the four earlier this summer. The move will allow teams additional time to prepare... Read more
NFL Announces Face Coverings Required for All Fans
At NFL games this fall, officials on the field won’t be the only ones keeping an eye on face masks, as the league announced a universal policy requiring face coverings for all in attendance this fall due to the coronavirus pandemic. While individual franchises and local authorities will decide... Read more
Raiders Owner Says Team Likely Won’t Have Fans Attend In Person
Excitement is high for the debut of NFL football in Las Vegas, but Raiders owner Mark Davis told reporters that it was unlikely the team would be playing in front of fans as the upcoming season begins, though the team has not yet made any formal announcement of any... Read more
Jets, Giants Plan for No Fans This Season Due to NJ Governor’s Order
An order from Governor Phil Murphy limiting events to a total of 500 or fewer fans in the state of New Jersey means that the New York Giants and New York Jets – who both play at Metlife Stadium in the Garden State – will be playing in front... Read more
Atlanta Falcons to Use Lottery to Determine Attendance
With expectations for drastically reduced stadium capacity for the upcoming season, the Atlanta Falcons notified Personal Seat License owners of their options for the upcoming 2020 season this week. As with many other franchises, the Falcons are allowing for a penalty-free suspension of any PSL owner’s account to next... Read more
Panthers Tell PSL Owners Choices Will be Limited for 2020
In an email to consumers holding Personal Seat Licences, the Carolina Panthers laid out plans for prioritizing in-person access this fall with drastically limited seating capacity. Those who have purchased single-game seats for the upcoming season will be refunded. The move is similar to actions taken by other franchises... Read more
Patriots Planning on 20 Percent Capacity This Fall
The New England Patriots notified season ticket holders and other fans that they anticipate being able to host fans at games this fall, but at a drastically limited capacity. The team, which enters its first season in the post-Tom Brady era this fall, will offer first priority on available... Read more