Show up early, get a field pass?

August 29, 2012, 9:02 pm
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Yesterday, we reported the Raiders were asking fans toarrive to games this season two hours early to accommodate heightened securitymeasures. Today, the Raiders have announced incentives to help make that happen.Pro Football Talk spoke to Raiders CEO Amy Trask who provided anoutline of the plan to get fans into their seats early by offering free, cool stuff.
Fans whose tickets arescanned (and thus who are in the stadium) at least one hour before kickoff willbe eligible to win various prizes, including field passes, locker-room tours,memorabilia signed by Raiders Hall of Famers, other Raiders legends, andcurrent players, new team merchandise, Raider Image gift cards, and more.
PFT is also reporting that the Raiders haveinstalled magnetometers throughout the Coliseum, a move that should allow for asmoother flow into the facility. Previously, the NFL had mandated the use of hand-heldmetal detectors.

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