The New Orleans Saints are taking part in their season opener towards the Inexperienced Bay Packers in Jacksonville because of Hurricane Ida.
The NFL introduced the Sept. 12 sport will nonetheless kick off at 4:25 p.m. ET and be proven on FOX.
In line with the Related Press, though the Superdome was not closely broken within the storm, the league faces staffing challenges in New Orleans as a result of metropolis sustaining widespread harm.
The league stated the choice to maneuver the sport was taken after consulting with state and native officers and each groups within the curiosity of public security.
“Particulars on tickets and different specifics, together with how followers can proceed to assist in the restoration effort, can be introduced within the days forward,” the league stated.
The Saints can be on the highway till Oct. 3, when they’ll host the New York Giants.