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GAMEDAY GUIDE : 10/1 Jets vs. Jaguars

Jets to Host Kevin Mawae Ring of Honor Ceremony During Whiteout on Sunday vs. Jacksonville


This Sunday we host the Jacksonville Jaguars at 1:00pm. The game is presented by Toyota. Join us at MetLife stadium as we celebrate the illustrious career of Kevin Mawae, who will be inducted into the Jets Ring of Honor. Fellow Jets Legends including Joe Namath, Curtis Martin, Wayne Chrebet, Don Maynard and 70 others will all be in attendance.

Sunday's game will also be a Jets Whiteout. Fans will receive a commemorative Kevin Mawae Ring of Honor rally towel upon entry to the game. Don't forget to wear your white!

Gameday Information

  • Parking lots open at 8:00 a.m. (See Parking FAQ)
  • Will Call opens at 10:00 a.m. (See Will Call on Stadium Map)
  • Stadium gates open at 11:00 a.m., and player warmups start at about 11:30 a.m.
  • This week the players will be wearing white jerseys and white pants.
  • National Anthem: Heather Hill (Daughter of the late Winston Hill)
  • Halftime: Kevin Mawae Ring of Honor Induction
  • Be sure to print out the Roster Card for Sunday's game. The Roster card will also be available in the Jets Mobile app.

What's Happening on Gameday

  • Over 70 Jets Legends will be at MetLife Stadium on Sunday – Starting at 11:00 a.m., at the pedway leading into the MetLife Gate, come watch the Legends walk. Before the game, each Legend will be honored pregame including Ring of Honor members and Hall of Fame Ring of Excellence ceremony honoring Joe Namath, Curtis Martin and Don Maynard. Scan into the gates 30 minutes early and receive 1,000 Jets Rewards Points!
  • Click here for locations of all Jets Legends during pregame.
  • Download the Jets App to play along with interactive games during the game. Search "Official New York Jets" in the Google Play store or in App Store.
  • Uber: New for 2017! Take an Uber to the game. Drop-off & Pick-up will be in Lot E. Have Questions? See an Uber Brand Ambassador in Lot E!
  • Visit the Bud Light Beer Garden in its new location outside the MetLife and Verizon Gates. $5 Bud Lights are available, listen to the DJ and win prizes from other Jets Sponsors.

Free and Special Offers

  • Home Food Advantage: Nachos Grande: Today $9, Regularly $10
  • Jets Shop Item of the Week: All White Tees 15% Off
  • Giveaway: All fans will receive commemorative Kevin Mawae rally towel, courtesy of Bank United

Jets Rewards Jets Rewards 10-Game Club: The Home Opener is game number three. Scan in to get closer to joining the 2017 Jets Rewards 10-Game Club!  If you scan into all 10 home games with your card or a mobile barcode (new for this season!), you will receive 16,000 bonus points to spend on great experiences and memorabilia.

FREE food, beverage, and merchandise for Jets Rewards Members: You have money preloaded on your Jets Rewards card(s) for 2017!  Simply tap your card to pay at retail and concessions stands around MetLife Stadium.  For details and to see the balance on your card(s), visit the Jets Rewards Portal here, and click on "Load Cash & View Balance" under Jets Cash.

Jets Flight Crew Cheerleaders
Meet members of the Flight Crew Cheerleaders from 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. at the following locations:

  • ESPN Radio at the MetLife Gate
  • Toyota Activation
  • Jets Island

**Jets Fest Activities

On the Island *(Outside the Gates between Verizon and MetLife Gates) *Bud Light Beer Garden: **Head to the newly located Bud Light Beer Garden outside the gates between the Verizon and MetLife Gates. Enjoy the DJ playing all the Top 40 hits while sipping a $5 Bud Light while chatting with 12 Jets Legends and the Jets Flight Crew Cheerleaders.

M&T Bank:Visit the M&T Bank tent on the island between the Verizon and MetLife Gates to get your commemorative photo taken on the M&T green screen, play Plinko to win Jets giveaways and learn about how to get your exclusive Jets debit card!

Premio:Be sure to stop by and get a free sample of Premio sausage at the island between the Verizon and MetLife Gate.

Sharp VR Lounge:Go behind the scenes with the new Sharp Virtual Reality Lounge located next to the Bud Light Beer Garden outside the gates between the Verizon and MetLife Gates. See what it is like to run out of the tunnel with the players or see if you have what it takes to make the passes to drive your team down the field in the new QB experience.

BASF: Before heading into the gates, come visit the BASF Tent located right outside the MetLife Gate from 8:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. Jets Season Ticket Holders will have the opportunity to earn 250 Jets Rewards points as well as learn more about innovative products and solutions created through chemistry. Also, all fans are invited to enjoy opportunities to win prizes and giveaways, including a chance to win signed Jets memorabilia. To create a more sustainable gameday, BASF volunteers will be roaming the lots distributing recycling and trash bags to various tailgates. Fans have the opportunity to be featured on the stadium videoboard in-game by uploading a picture of their sustainable tailgate to Instagram or Twitter by using the hashtag, #JetsGoGreen.

TSA Pre✓®: Hate waiting in-line at the Airport? Well it all ends Sunday. If you bring your passport and visit theTSA Pre✓® Mobile Enrollment Center your next line at the airport will be a breeze.

What you need to do:

  • Pre-enroll here
  • *Choose Schedule an Appointment and then Apply Now. *
    • *Fill out steps 1 through 4, Step 4 of 4,  type in your location "East Rutherford, NJ" *
    • You will be prompted to a scree to click "MetLife Stadium"
    • Bring your passport to the Mobile Enrollment Center on the island between the MetLife and Verizon Gates

Enroll now in TSA Pre✔® and become part of an expedited security screening program that helps take the stress out of travel.


On the Plaza
ESPN Radio
: ESPN Radio will be broadcasting pregame on the MetLife Stage from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m with special guests Joe Namath and Don Maynard.

Gen Jets Kids Zone, Presented by M&T Bank: Let's have some fun! The younger fans can play on the inflatables and dance with the DJ, playing all the fun kid friendly tunes. Visit the Gen Jets Kids Zone, supported by Modell's, located between the Verizon and SAP Gates. Kids 4-12 can sign up for the free Gen Jets Kids Club for exclusive access.

Jets Experience:Show us your Touchdown Dance and best pose. Come by the Jets Experience and see for yourself. Activations include a Joe Namath bobblehead, 10 Jets Legends, Flight Crew Cheerleaders and much more.

MetLife:Make MetLife Central your ultimate fan destination on gameday at MetLife Stadium! Meet Jets Legend Joe Klecko for an autograph signing from 11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Create a customized commemorative ticket with friends and family to print, wear, and share socially during the game. If it is your first game at MetLife Stadium, be sure to stop by the Benefits Desk to pick up MetLife My First Jets Game swag and prizes!

SAP:Come inside the SAP Gate and listen live as SNY's Jeané Coakley and Jets Legend Marvin Jones to discuss the home Jets schedule 11:30 a.m.

Toyota:Visit the Toyota displays on the MetLife plaza for some "car-nival" style fun. Don't miss taking on the Sienna Storage Challenge - it's a race against time to see how fast you can fill the Sienna's cavernous cargo area. Show your Toyota Keys to win special prizes.

Jets in the Community
The Jets, STOMP Out Bullying and Municipal Credit Union will host our third annual Anti-Bullying Awareness Day on October 1, 2017, at MetLife Stadium when the Jets take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. This event is designed to tackle bullying by increasing awareness of all forms of bullying, promoting STOMP Out Bullying's mission of reducing and preventing bullying and, most importantly, providing resources to those who need assistance.

Anti-Bullying Awareness Day will include a $100,000 check presentation to STOMP Out Bullying from the Jets and Municipal Credit Union. On video boards throughout MetLife stadium the Jets new public service announcement will be shown. In addition, the first two 2017 Jets Upstanders of the Week, Molly Shay from Pequannock Valley School and Bryant Pereire from Lafayette Estates School #25, will serve as honorary captains for the coin toss. Finally, we will host over 2,000 students, families and teachers from schools that participated in our Jets Tackle Bullying Symposium as well as the Jets Upstander of the Week and School Recognition programs.


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.

Enhanced Public Safety Announcement
The NFL's carry-in bag policy will be in effect for the 2017 season to ensure a safe and secure game environment. Make sure you share this information with your family and friends attending the game! Fans may bring only the following style and size bag into the stadium:

  • Bags that are CLEAR plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12" in size.
  • One-gallon clear plastic food storage bag.
  • Small clutch bag approximately the size of a hand (4.5" x 6.5"), with or without a handle or strap — this can be carried separately or within a clear bag.

Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: all purses, bags or containers larger than a small clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, computer bags, and camera bags; seat cushions are also prohibited. For more information visit

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