With U.S. Bank Stadium Set to Open, Vikings-Packers Is Top-Priced Week 2 Game
September 12, 2016
Football is back, and in a big way.
There's been no shortage of excitement during Week 1 of the 2016 NFL season, with a slew of nail-biting games quickly setting the pace across the league. This weekend's biggest storyline resides in Minnesota, where the Vikings set to christen U.S. Bank Stadium in their first regular season game against the Green Bay Packers. And for those still planning their trip to Minneapolis on Sunday, it will be the most expensive game of the week on the secondary market.
Check out the complete list of this week's top NFL games below:
9/18/16 Green Bay Packers @ Minnesota Vikings | Average Price: $559 | Get-in Price: $212
The Vikings set to play their first official NFL game at their new home on Sunday against the Packers. The $1 billion stadium, which took just under three years to build, will be on full display during Sunday Night Football this week, and Vikings vs. Packers tickets won't be cheap. The average resale price for tickets is now $559, easily making it the top-priced game this week. The cheapest available ticket is listed from $250.
9/18/16 New Orleans Saints @ New York Giants | Average Price: $372 | Get-in Price: $135
The New York Giants head back to East Rutherford on Sunday to host the New Orleans Saints in their home opener. The game is posting big price points on the secondary market, as Giants tickets against the Saints now average $372 and the get-in price is $135. The Giants narrowly escaped with a win over the Dallas Cowboys last week, taking a 20-19 victory in Arlington. The Saints head to New Jersey on the heels of a 35-34 loss to the Oakland Raiders.
9/18/16 Dallas Cowboys @ Washington Redskins | Average Price: $368 | Get-in Price: $141
An NFC East matchup is on tap on Sunday as the Washington Redskins welcome the Dallas Cowboys to FedExField. Redskins tickets against the Cowboys on the secondary market now own a $368 average, making it the third most expensive game of the week. The cheapest ticket is listed from $141. While the Redskins set to play the Pittsburgh Steelers in their home opener tonight, the Cowboys head to Maryland after falling to the Giants on Sunday.
9/18/16 Miami Dolphins @ New England Patriots | Average Price: $343 | Get-in Price: $139
The New England Patriots were able to stave off the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night, aided by a final-second missed field goal that handed them a 23-21 victory. They'll return home for their first game of the season at Gillette Stadium on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, and Patriots tickets for their home opener will be pricey. The average price for tickets on the secondary market is $343 while the cheapest available start from $139 each.
9/18/16 Cincinnati Bengals @ Pittsburgh Steelers | Average Price: $314 | Get-in Price: $29
Heinz Field welcomes its first regular season game on Sunday when the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Cincinnati Bengals. While the Steelers open their season tonight against the Redskins, the Bengals head to the Steel City after a 23-22 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday. Steelers tickets against the Bengals this Sunday currently own a secondary market average of $314. However, for those just looking to get in, the cheapest tickets are listed from $29 each.