Denver Broncos vs. New York Jets: Game day fan info on Sept. 26


The Broncos will host a full-capacity common season crowd at Empower Field at Mile High for the primary time since Dec. 29, 2019.

DENVER — Welcome again, Broncos Country!

The Denver Broncos will host a full-capacity crowd this weekend for the 2021 common season residence opener at Empower Field at Mile High.

The Broncos host the New York Jets Sunday afternoon with a full crowd of 76,125 allowed for less than the second-time since 2019 following final month’s preseason sport. Only just a few thousand followers had been allowed for some video games final season.

For nearly all of followers attending Sunday’s sport, this can mark their first time again to Empower Field at Mile High for a house opener in practically 750 days.

Consistent with native pointers, the Broncos stated there are not any restrictions at Empower Field at Mile High for followers who’re vaccinated. Guests who’re unvaccinated are strongly inspired to put on a face masking to guard themselves and others.

Here’s what you might want to know earlier than heading to the stadium on Sunday.

Game Time

The Denver Broncos (2-0) and New York Jets (0-2) kick off at 2:05 p.m. Sunday for the Week 3 matchup. Parking tons open at 9:30 a.m. and gates open at 12 p.m.

The Broncos are strongly encouraging followers to reach early. The Broncos stated that to get pleasure from pregame festivities, together with participant warm-ups, followers ought to enter the stadium gates earlier than 1 p.m.


While tickets are bought out for Sunday’s sport, some tickets can be found for Verified Resale for as little as $85 at

Fan Health Promise

According to the Broncos, all ticketholders must agree that neither they, nor any of their friends, will attend a sport if any a number of of the next is true on sport day:

  • Within the prior 14 days, they’ve examined constructive for, or been uncovered to somebody who has examined constructive for, COVID-19;
  • Within the prior 48 hours, they’ve skilled signs of COVID-19 (e.g., a fever of 100.4⁰F or greater, cough, shortness of breath or problem respiratory, chills, repeated shaking, muscle ache/achiness, headache, sore throat, lack of style or scent, nasal congestion, runny nostril, vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue or another signs related to COVID-19 recognized by the CDC);
  • Within the prior 14 days, they’ve traveled to any state or worldwide territory recognized by federal or relevant native governments as being topic to journey or quarantine advisories on account of COVID-19.

Face Coverings

Vaccinated patrons are usually not required to put on a masks, whereas unvaccinated people are strongly inspired to put on one.

The Broncos stated masks insurance policies could also be adjusted based mostly on the newest native necessities and in accordance with NFL protocols.

Health and Sanitation

The Broncos have put in 800 hand sanitizer stations, put in UV-C lights underneath escalators, added bipolar ionization within the stadium’s HVAC system and reworked all bogs to touchless techniques, together with bogs, sinks and paper towel dispensers.

Clear Bag Policy

The NFL’s clear bag coverage might be in impact for all Denver Broncos video games. Only clear-sided baggage, no bigger than 12″ by 12″ by 6″, are allowed. One-gallon clear resealable baggage are additionally allowed.

A small clutch bag or purse no bigger than 6.5″ x 4.5″ will even be permitted. Here’s a list of items prohibited at Empower Field at Mile High.


Tailgating is permitted as soon as once more this season at Empower Field after not being allowed in any respect in 2020.


As all the time, parking might be restricted on the stadium. 

Here’s Empower Field’s parking guide and map.


RTD will proceed its suspension of the BroncosExperience bus service to the stadium. The suspension started in March 2020. RTD stated the service was suspended on account of a decreased stage of service because of the pandemic and aligned with the accessible workforce.

The Broncos encourage followers to make use of RTD’s mild rail system, which straight serves Empower Field through the Decatur-Federal (W Line) and Empower Field at Mile High (C, E and W Lines) stops.


Bustang, nevertheless, will function from Fort Collins and Colorado Springs to Empower Field for $30 per particular person. All coaches are local weather managed, geared up with Wi-Fi, a restroom, USB and energy retailers, comfy seats, and wheelchair entry.  Passenger drop-off and pick-up is close to the stadium and buses arrive roughly 90 minutes earlier than kickoff.

Concessions and cashless funds

Empower Field at Mile High is now a cashless stadium.

Payment choices by means of cell gadgets (reminiscent of Apple Pay) and conventional scan/chip choices for credit score/debit playing cards in any respect factors of sale might be used all through the stadium.

Proximity to Players

No autographs might be permitted on account of NFL COVID-19 protocols.

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