Bucs to play Saints in season home opener

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers face off against the Saints tonight in the season's home opener. Don't forget the NFL's new bag policy and you may need a poncho for this one.

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Kickoff is at 4:05 p.m. and the game will not be blacked out. Since 2010, 19 of the 24 Bucs home games have been blacked out.

What you need to know before you go:

Fans will be allowed to carry in no more than one approved clear bag (not to exceed 12"x6"x12") and up to one small clutch-style bag (not to exceed 4.5"x6.5"). 

The policy also allows a "One-gallon (or smaller) clear plastic bag."

Stadium goers can still carry the usual items such as wallets, phones, makeup, keys and so forth.

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The new bag policy was unanimously approved in May by the NFL Committee on Stadium Security and begins at all preseason games this season.

According to a release, the policy "has been established in order to provide fans with a safer environment and expedited entry on game day."

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