INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — For the first time, fans will be allowed to attend Super Bowl Media Day.
The NFL announced Wednesday that 5,000 people will be allowed into Lucas Oil Stadium on Jan. 31, when reporters interview players from the two teams. They will join roughly 3,000 accredited media members in an event that usually has comedy mixed in with traditional interviews.READ MORE: Belmont Cragin Carjacking Leads To Fiery Crash, Multiple Other Parked Cars Struck
Frank Supovitz, the NFL’s senior vice president of events, says the league has considered allowing fans into the event for the past few years. This year’s game is Feb. 5.READ MORE: Dixmoor Boil Order Remains In Effect As Crews Continue Work To Identify Source Of Weeklong Water Woes
Tickets will be available in early December. Prices have not been announced yet, but Supovitz says they will be “affordable.”
Fans will receive a gift bag, including a radio that will allow them to tune into NFL Network and hear individual interviews from the podium microphones.MORE NEWS: 2 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
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