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Philadelphia Eagles vs New York Jets

TRAFFIC ADVISORY:  Water main break near MetLife Stadium – will impact travel for tonight’s Eagles vs. Jets game.  Details:

Water main break at the intersection of Moonachie Ave & Washington Ave – lanes closed in both directions until Friday, 4am.  Will impact travel for tonight’s Eagles vs. Jets game.  Please plan alternative arrival/departure routes. 

Reminder to all fans heading to the Stadium this weekend for preseason football:

The NFL Bag Policy is IN EFFECT.  

Guests are welcome to carry-in the following types of bags into MetLife Stadium: 
• Clear bags that are 12” x 6” x 12” or less in size (1 bag per person) 
• Non-clear, small purses/handbags (clutch-type bags) that are 4.5” x 6.5” or less in size (1 per person) 

The following bags are not permitted to be carried into MetLife Stadium: 
• Any type of non-clear bag exceeding 4.5” x 6.5” in size including purses/handbags, camera or binocular cases, backpacks, fanny packs, diaper bags, and briefcases/computer bags 
• Seat cushions of any size except those for medical needs 

Walk-through metal detectors have been installed at all Stadium Gates.  What this means:
  • Guests will not need to remove their shoes, belts, coins, watches or jewelry, as required at airports.  Guests will have to place their cell phones, cameras, and keys on a security table prior to walking through the metal detector.  To help expedite the process, guests are advised to only bring items they will absolutely need for the event.

The MetLife Stadium Bag PolicyCode of Conduct, and Carry-In Policy remain the same.  

CLICK to read more on the installation of the walk-through magnetometers.


Thursday night’s game is Back to School Night presented by Modell’s. As the Jets prepare for their final tuneup at MetLife Stadium, fans of all sizes can have fun before school starts. Come check out the many activations including a fun Panini activation that includes a Quarterback Toss and fun trading cards for the whole family to enjoy. On egress, the first 15,000 fans ages 4-12 will receive a gift bag courtesy of Modell’s.

■ This week the players will be wearing green jerseys and white pants.

■ National Anthem by Brianna Collichio, 10 years old from Spencerport, NY.

■ Watch and listen to the ESPN Jets Pregame Show live from its new location on the MetLife Stage from 6–7 p.m.

■ Have questions about Jets Rewards or Jets Cash presented by MasterCard? Staff will be stationed to answer any questions at MetLife Central and Verizon Gates and on the concourse near Section 142.

Free and Special Offers

■ Jets Shop Item of the Week: All plush toys 15% off.

■ Home Food Advantage: Candy $4 (normally $5).

■ Free Face Painting: Kids, come get your face painted for free! Face painters will be available starting at 5 p.m. at the Gen Jets Kids Zone presented by Chase.

■ MasterCard Cardholders: Use your New York Jets Debit MasterCard® from Chase at the Jets Shop Flagship Store and get 15% off.

■ Modell’s: On egress, kids will receive a sticker book and Modell’s coupon.

Jets Fest Activities on the Plaza

Gen Jets Kids Zone presented by Chase: It’s Back to School Night, so let’s have some fun before summer ends! Come play on the inflatable rides and check out Modell’s QB toss and trading card collection while getting your face painted for free, draw with sidewalk chalk, blow bubbles, play tic-tac-toe and dance with the DJ, playing all the fun, kid-friendly tunes. Visit the Gen Jets Kids Zone presented by Chase area between the Verizon and SAP Gates. Kids 4-12 can sign up for the free Gen Jets Kids Club for exclusive access and opportunities.

Premio: Come sample FREE Premio sausage outside the gates between Lots E & F.

Toyota: Check out the Toyota vehicle displays on the plaza by the new Toyota Club entrance just inside the MetLife Gate. Toyota is the official vehicle of the NY Jets.

ESPN Radio: ESPN Radio will be broadcasting pregame at its NEW location on the MetLife Stage from 6–7 p.m.

NRG: See the new activation on the plaza between the MetLife and Bud Light Gates.

Fans First

Show our young fans how to represent Jets Nation. If you see someone’s passion cross the line and set a bad example for our young fans, text the word JETS to 78247 or call the Jets Guest Service Hotline at 201-559-1515. Remember, young fans will follow your lead, so please be respectful.