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NFL, Ravens announce policy banning most bags from stadium
NFL, Ravens announce policy banning most bags from stadium

A new policy announced by the NFL on Thursday will prevent Ravens fans from carrying most bags into M&T Bank Stadium this season unless they are made of a clear material. The change follows a national trend toward increased security measures at sporting events, including the Preakness, in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing. Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev allegedly used bombs made from pressure cookers concealed in backpacks to kill three people and injure 264 near the finish line of the race. While the Ravens "strongly encourage" fans to not bring any bag into the stadium, clear plastic, vinyl or PVC bags not exceeding 12 inches by 6 inches by 12 inches are...

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