■ Parking lots open at 8 a.m. (See Parking FAQ)
■ Will Call opens at 10 a.m. (See Will Call on Stadium Map)
■ Come help us welcome our players and coaches at the Jets Runway starting promptly at 10:30 a.m. The Jets Runway is in the main walkway between Lots F & G beginning at the flagpoles and ending at the MetLife Central Gate. Watch video from a previous game here. Get there early for a chance to receive a special giveaway (supplies limited).
■ Stadium gates open at 11 a.m. and player warmups start about noon.
■ This week the players will be wearing green jerseys and white pants.
■ Sunday’s National Anthem will be sung by Princeton Girlchoir.
■ Our halftime will feature Youth Football NYPD vs. FDNY and Old Bridge Knights vs. Millstone Eagles.
WHAT’S HAPPENING ON GAMEDAY
■ As part of NFL Homecoming, Vinny Testaverde will be joining the team this weekend to lead the Player Walk and be the Pilot of the game. Vinny is excited to celebrate and thank the fans this weekend help this team get to a 6-2 home record.
■ Check out ice carver and Guinness World Record holder Rich Daly as he sculpts the Jets logo outside the MetLife Gate from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
■ Donate to our Jets Play 60 Sports Equipment Drive benefiting Up2Us prior to 11:50 a.m. for a chance to win 2 pregame field passes. New and gently used athletic equipment is accepted at every game between the Pepsi and MetLife Gates beginning at 11 a.m. Share your passion for sports and provide a great opportunity for a child to get exercise and Play 60! Up2Us is a nonprofit organization using sports to solve the critical challenges facing America’s children today. For accepted items visit newyorkjets.com/community.
■ Stop by the all new Bow Street Irish Whiskey Bar now open to all fans near Section 109.
■ Visit MetLife Central and enjoy our Home Food Advantage signature items from Nonna Fusco’s (Italian specialty items), Liberty Sausage (new overstuffed sandwiches), Lucky’s (Asian noodles and dumplings) and Tacos Roqueros (fresh-made tacos and burritos).
■ Share your gameday Tweets and Instagrams using #nyjets or #gamedaygreen for the chance to see yourself on the videoboards.
FREE AND SPECIAL OFFERS
■ Everyone will receive a free Jets winter buff neck warmer upon entering the gates.
■ Free roast pork sandwiches from 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. on the outer plaza between the Verizon and MetLife Gates. MetLife Stadium executive chef Eric Borgia will be roasting four whole pigs, porchetta style, to feed the first 1,000 fans. Look for the Jets inflatable Bubba and make your way over for a free porchetta sandwich.
■ Free hot chocolate will be handed out at the Verizon and MetLife Gates to the first 3,500 fans.
■ Home Food Advantage: $1 Hot Dogs until 12:30 p.m. at all Franks Stands and $2 Bubba Burgers at all Bubba Burger Stands. Plus, $5 cans of beer are available at the Bud Light Beer Garden and portables located in Sections 106, 118, 133, 144, 201, 226, 305, 332, 330, 346 and MetLife Central.
■ $2 bottled water is available with any entrée purchase at all of the following locations: Boardwalk Fryer, Bubba Burger, Papa John’s, Franks, Deli, and Lobels.
■ Jets Shop Item of the Week: 40% off all youth apparel.
■ Value Meals: Don’t miss out on one of our Value Meals. Stop by any Franks stand — $7 for a hot dog, chips and small soda. Visit all Deli locations — $7 for a turkey wrap, apple slices and a small drink.
■ Free Face Painting: Show your Green & White pride and get your face painted for free! Visit us pregame from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. in Parking Lot J and the island outside the MetLife Gate. Plus, face painters will be available starting at 11 a.m. at the Gen Jets Kids Zone and in between the Bud Light and Pepsi Corners on the 100, 200 and 300 level concourses.
■ Bud Light Beer Garden: Visit the Bud Light Beer Garden for $5 canned beers. You may enter, exit, and re-enter the Beer Garden through the Bud Light Gate from 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
■ MasterCard Cardholders: Use your New York Jets Debit MasterCard® to purchase one of two Value Meals and pay only $5, a $2 savings — hot dog, chips and a 12-oz. fountain drink available at all Franks stands, or turkey wrap, apple slices and 12-oz. fountain drink available at all Deli locations. Plus, use your New York Jets Debit MasterCard® from Chase at the Jets Shop Flagship Store and get 15% off.
JETS FLIGHT CREW CHEERLEADERS
Meet members of the Flight Crew Cheerleaders from 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. at the following locations:
■ Stop by the Jets Flagship Store to pick up the 2014 Jets Flight Crew Calendar and have it signed by members of the Flight Crew!
■ Verizon Plaza
■ Toyota Coaches Club, Chase Club and Lexus Club
JETS AVIATORS DRUMLINE
Don’t miss the Aviators Drumline at the following locations:
■ Jets Walk beginning at about 10:25 a.m.
■ Parking lots from 10:45 a.m.–noon.
■ MetLife Central plaza performance at 12:05 p.m.
■ On-field pregame performance and J-E-T-S Chant at 12:45 p.m.
■ Section 209 throughout the game
■ MetLife Central Gate for 15 minutes postgame
JETS FEST ACTIVITIES ON THE PLAZA
■ Gen Jets Kids Zone: Calling all Jets kids! Come play on the inflatable rides, get your face painted for free and draw with sidewalk chalk. Visit the Gen Jets Kids Zone area between the Verizon and SAP Gates. The Gen Jets Kids Zone closes 30 minutes prior to kickoff.
■ MetLife Central: Visit MetLife Central on the West Side of the stadium. Stop by from 11:50 a.m.–12:50 p.m. to meet and greet with Jets Alumnus Damien Woody. Test your football skills on The Turf and high-five Snoopy! The Aviators will be performing at 12:05 p.m.
■ Pepsi: Enjoy free samples from Pepsi and show your Green & White fandom on the Pepsi green screen.
■ Bud Light: Come listen to great music by Naked Twister at the Bud Light stage. Don’t forget to stop by the Bud Light Beer Garden for $5 canned beers.
■ Verizon Corner: Want to get on the field at this weekend’s game? Stop by the Verizon Studio located on the 100 level in the Verizon Corner from 11 a.m.–12 p.m. to demo Redbox Instant by Verizon for your chance to get on the field at Sunday’s game! Plus, learn how you can get closer to the game with the unrivaled speed of FiOS Quantium℠ and coverage of every NFL game on NFL Mobile. Get hands-on with the latest technology, enter to win official Jets gear.
■ Dunkin’ Donuts: Enjoy free Jets-themed coffee and donut samples from Dunkin’ Donuts on the inner-loop roadway. Spin the prize wheel for the chance to win $2 Dunkin’ Donuts gift cards.
■ Toyota: Check out the Toyota vehicle display on the plaza. Plus, take your #1 Pick photo at the Jets Podium now located at the Bud Light Gate.
■ Lexus: Visit the Lexus vehicle display located outside the Hertz West VIP Lobby.
We are always on the lookout to keep your gameday safe and tackle bad behavior but we can use your help! To report an issue anonymously on gameday, text the word JETS to 78247 or call the Jets Guest Services Hotline at 201-559-1515.
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■ Live in-stadium video from multiple camera angles
■ Replays of every play seconds after it happens from live camera angles in-stadium
■ Live Red Zone Channel to keep up with the action from around the league
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