New Bag Rule For Fins Fans At Home Games

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – If you’re heading out to the Miami Dolphins preseason game on Saturday, there’s a new safety policy instituted by the NFL that could impact nearly all of the fans.

The new rule impacts the types of bags fans bring to a game. The rule states:

  • Fans may carry only one bag this is clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and does not exceed 12″x6″x12″ or a one-gallon plastic freezer bag.
  • Fans may also bring in a small clutch bag or purse approximately the size of a hand with or without a handle or strap.
  • An exception is made for medically necessary items after inspection at Gate E.
  • Each member of a family, including children, will be able to carry an approved clear bag and a clutch purse.

The Dolphins and the NFL also said that season ticket holders will be given an NFL approved bags and non-season ticket holders wanting branded bags approved by the league can buy them at the team store at Sun Life Stadium.

  • CLICK HERE for an example of acceptable bags from the NFL.

The policy will be in effect for all NFL games this season.


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