Game Preview: St. Louis Rams To Host Seattle Seahawks For Monday Night Football

Posted Oct 28, 2013

- Rams to celebrate return of Monday Night Football to St. Louis and Cardinals World Series appearance with #TEAMSTL party in Bud Light Party Zone, St. Louis’ largest sports bar -

The St. Louis Rams will host the division rival Seattle Seahawks in St. Louis’ first Monday Night Football game since 2006 on Monday, October 28 with kickoff set for 7:40 p.m.  The doors to the Edward Jones Dome will open at 6:10 p.m. A limited number of tickets remain, and can be purchased at, by calling 314-RAMS-TIX or at the Edward Jones Dome box office starting at 10 a.m. on Monday. The game, which is presented by Bud Light, will air nationally on ESPN. The game will also be broadcast on 101 ESPN. Below are some of the highlights taking place around the game:

Rams to Host #TEAMSTL Party for “Biggest Night in St. Louis Sports History”
With the national spotlight on St. Louis, the Rams invite fans to join #TEAMSTL for the “Biggest Night in St. Louis Sports History” at the biggest sports bar in St. Louis, the Bud Light Party Zone in the Edward Jones Dome. Doors to the Bud Light Party Zone will open two hours prior to kickoff.  From 6 – 7 p.m., fans can enjoy free hotdogs and 2-for-1 Bud Light draughts for $3 in the Bud Light Party Zone. The Cardinals’ World Series game five will be shown live in the Bud Light Party Zone and throughout the Edward Jones Dome.

ESPN’s Mike and Mike to Broadcast Live from Edward Jones Dome
As part of the third annual ESPN Audio Fall Football Tour, Mike and Mike will be in St. Louis on Monday to broadcast live from the Edward Jones Dome from 5 - 9 a.m. The show, which is hosted by Mike Golic and Mike Greenberg, airs nationally on ESPN Radio and is also simulcast on television on ESPN2. Fans are invited to the Edward Jones Dome to watch the broadcast as well as participate in interactive fan stations, which will be set up on the field. The first 150 fans to enter will receive a free Fall Football Tour t-shirt. Free parking will be available in the McGuire Lot located just north of the Edward Jones Dome and fans can enter through Gate C at the corner of Broadway and Cole beginning at 4 a.m.

STAR WARS™ Meet-Up at Edward Jones Dome
The Rams have teamed with Lucasfilm Ltd. to host the first-ever Star Wars Meet Up at the Edward Jones Dome. The Star Wars Ticket package, starting at $50 includes an exclusive T-shirt featuring Darth Vader wearing a Jeff Fisher ‘stache as well as a pregame meet and greet with 40 costumed Star Wars characters including Darth Vader, Darth Maul, Boba Fett, Storm Troopers and many more on the field of the Edward Jones Dome from 4 - 5 p.m.

Rams Welcome Hall of Famer Jack Youngblood
The Rams will recognize former defensive end Jack Youngblood on the field near the beginning of the first quarter. The Rams drafted seven-time Pro Bowler Youngblood in the first round of the 1971 NFL Draft. Youngblood was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2001. During his 14 year NFL career, the entire of which was spent with the Rams, Youngblood recorded 151 ½ sacks, second most for any Ram.

All Fans in Attendance to Receive Rams Rally Flag
All fans in attendance will receive a Rams Rally Flag presented by Match-Up Promotions.

Marching Mizzou to Perform During Halftime
The halftime entertainment will be provided by the University of Missouri Marching Band, Marching Mizzou.

St. Louis Rams Official Bud Light Tailgate Party at Baer Park
On Monday at 5:45 p.m., country-rap music star Cowboy Troy will take the stage of the Official Bud Light Tailgate Party at Baer Park, which is located on Broadway directly across from the Edward Jones Dome. Fans can also enjoy appearances from Rams Cheerleaders and reduced pricing on food and beverages as well as an interactive kids’ corner. 100 percent of proceeds from the Destination Dessert Truck stationed at Baer Park will benefit the Center for Head Injuries and Autism. Baer Park will also feature a mobile team store where Rams merchandise will be available for purchase, including NFL-approved all-clear Rams tote bags.

The tailgate party will extend to the McGuire lot located north of the Edward Jones Dome and the Trailway’s lot located at Broadway and Lucas. Rams partners Russo’s Catering and Sub Zero Vodka Bar will be offering on-site vending of their products at the McGuire lot and Trailway’s lot respectively and Bud Light Build A Bar will be offering reduced price beer specials at all three lots.

Fans Encouraged to Arrive Early in Anticipation of Downtown Traffic
As St. Louis enjoys the national spotlight of Monday Night Football and the World Series, fans are encouraged to arrive early in anticipation of possible traffic delays. Rams fans are encouraged to keep the following road closures in mind as they travel to the Edward Jones Dome.

For public safety purposes, Broadway between Cole Street and Convention Plaza will be closed two hours and 30 minutes prior to all Rams games and one hour after the conclusion of the game. Please note: the process to begin closing the Broadway exits off I-70 Eastbound will begin upwards to three hours and 30 minutes prior to game time to ensure that the Broadway exits are closed by two hours and 45 minutes prior to kickoff. I-70 Eastbound traffic headed downtown can exit at 10th Street or Pine.

Drop-off along Broadway for guests with disabilities will be available by exiting at Pine and then making a right turn on 4th Street. Fans will proceed to Biddle and turn left, continue to Broadway and turn left and continue to the intersection of Broadway and Cole where security personnel will be available to assist.

The portion of Broadway being closed is in addition to the closures that normally occur four hours prior to game time around the perimeter of the Edward Jones Dome on Cole Street and Convention Plaza.