As soon as the first fall breeze rolls in, it’s time to dust off your NFL gear.
You need stamina at the stadium, because cheering for your favorite football team requires fuel. From east coast to west coast, we’ve done our homework, and now we’re giving you all the details on what to eat and what to wear at an NFL game.
1. Indulge in Crab Tater Tots for the Baltimore Ravens
Photo Source: The Baltimore Sun
What to eat: Crab Tater Tots
When you think of Baltimore, top-tier crab should be one of the first foodie thoughts that comes to mind. Step into M&T Bank stadium and get in line for crispy tater tots topped with decadent lump crab meat, scallions, and iconic Old Bay sauce.
What to Wear: Show off your purple pride in these breezy polos from our NFL team fan shop. The classic Charm City humidity might linger at the beginning of the season, so we recommend these picks for their moisture-wicking materials.
|His Style Pick: Baltimore Ravens Men’s Cascade Melange Stripe Polo||Her Style Pick: Baltimore Ravens Virtue Eco Pique Recycled Womens Polo|
2. Try a Taste of Canada to Cheer on the Buffalo Bills
Photo Source: Buffalo Bills Twitter
What to Eat: Tim Horton’s Donuts
Ready to join the madness of the Bills mafia? At the New Era field, you can get one of Canada’s sweet staples by visiting one of Tim Horton’s donut stands for a crisp donut, and a caffeine pick-me-up for overtime.
What to Wear: Bundle up for late-season Bills games in these warm layering pieces, built with sturdy and cozy knit fabric.
|His Style Pick: Buffalo Bills Men’s Americana Mainsail Sweater-Knit Full Zip Jacket||Her Style Pick: Buffalo Bills Women’s Long Sleeve Sandpoint Quilted Jacket|
3. Give the Chili a Chance for the Cincinnati Bengals
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What to Eat: Chili Cheese Dog
A suspiciously solid special at Paul Brown Stadium, this hotdog is topped with the locals go-to Gold Star Chili.
What to Wear: Smooth with a stretch, stand out with these detailed polos, crafted with a matte fabric finish. Just promise us you won’t ruin your look with a chili stain.
|His Style Pick: Cincinnati Bengals Men’s Forge Pencil Stripe Stretch Polo||Her Style Pick: Cincinnati Bengals Women’s Virtue Eco Pique Recycled Polo|
4. Say Cheese for the Green Bay Packers
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What to Eat: Fried Cheese Curds
Found at multiple concession stands, you must treat yourself to a side of crispy cheesy goodness at Lambeau Field.
What to Wear: Go sleeveless for sunny days along the sidelines. Spandex is infused in both these pieces, making it easy to stretch and shake the nerves off during halftime.
|His Style Pick: Green Bay Packers Americana Stealth Hybrid Quilted Mens Windbreaker Vest||Her Style Pick: Green Bay Packers Women’s Sleeveless Forge Stretch Polo|
5. Try Bold Buns for the Denver Broncos
Photo Source: The Denver Post
What to Eat: Pork Bao Buns
If you’re feeling fancy, head to Frank Bonanno Concepts at Empower Field at Mile High, backed by famous Denver chef Frank Bonanno. This will feature a rotating menu of the best menu items from his collection of award-winning restaurants. We recommend the steamed bao bun, stuffed with pork belly, hoisin sauce and green onions.
What to Wear: Love to layer? These heather half-zip vests are crisp and comfortable, and great for pairing with long sleeves, t-shirts, and under heavy jackets for changing temperatures. Real NFL fans stick out the elements.
|His Style Pick: Denver Broncos Men’s Shoreline Half Zip Vest||Her Style Pick: Denver Broncos Women’s Mainsail Basic Sweater-Knit Full Zip Vest|
6. Order the Jambalaya for the Jaguars
Photo Source: Jacksonville Jaguars
What to Eat: Chicken and Andouille Jambalaya
A warm welcome at TIAA Bank Field, this classic dish is made with braised chicken thighs, andouille sausage, creole sauce, fresh veggies, all served with iconic dirty rice.
What to Wear: Believe it or not, it can get a bit chilly in the South. These eye-catching pieces are great to pair with your favorite pair of jeans or leggings, and perfect for cool fall days and night games.
|His Style Pick: Jacksonville Jaguars Men’s Coastal Shirt Jacket||Her Style Pick: Jacksonville Jaguars Women’s Stride Colorblock Sweater|
7. A Cheeseburger fit for the Chargers
Photo Source: LA Eater
What to Eat: The Cheeseburger Sub
Yep, you read that right. The cheeseburger sub at SoFi Stadium is quite the atypical twist on a BBQ staple. And don’t worry, your favorite condiments are still packed in, like American cheese, pickles, and chopped onion.
What to Wear: Enjoy a great game under sunny skies with these cool, eco-friendly polos from our line of sustainable styles.
|His Style Pick: Los Angeles Chargers Men’s Virtue Eco Pique Botanical Print Polo||Her Style Pick: Los Angeles Chargers Virtue Eco Pique Recycled Womens Polo|
8. Put your Tastebuds to the Test with this Sausage for the Saints
Photo Source: Cajun Corner Facebook
What to Eat: Alligator Sausage
If you find yourself at the Caesars Superdome, you must head to the Cajun Corner to try the alligator sausage. Never had it before? Now’s your time to try.
What to Wear: Lightweight and stretchy thanks to a touch of spandex, these eco-friendly style pullover pieces are great for gameday.
|His Style Pick: New Orleans Saints Americana Virtue Eco Pique Recycled Quarter Zip Mens Pullover||Her Style Pick: New Orleans Saints Women’s Virtue Eco Pique Recycled Half Zip Pullover|
9. Honor the Local’s Favorite for the Philadelphia Eagles
Photo Source: Tony Lukes
What to Eat: Cheesesteak
There were strong contenders, but we had to go with the legendary South Philly cheesesteak. This one is from Tony Lukes at Financial Field Center. Made with top quality ribeye steak, and fresh, soft baked bread. Just be wary of long lines, even during preseason.
What to Wear: If you’re heading to a Thursday night game right after work, throw on one of these shirts for a smooth transition for the office to the tailgate.
|His Style Pick: Philadelphia Eagles Men’s Big & Tall Anchor Gingham Shirt||Her Style Pick: Philadelphia Eagles Cutter & Buck Stretch Oxford Stripe Womens Long Sleeve Dress Shirt|
10. Something Sweet for the Seattle Seahawks
Photo Source: Great State Burger
What to Eat: Great State Burger Milkshake
If classic diner food is your thing, head to the Great State Burger at Lumen Field. You can go with a classic burger and crinkle cut fries, and treat yourself to a milkshake crafted with local, organic ice cream. Pro tip? Try dipping a fry in the shake for a great salty-sweet combo.
What to Wear: Don’t let a single gust of wind take your eyes off the scoreboard. This fabric will shield you from a chilly breeze, and keep you warm in dropping temperatures through the fourth quarter.
|His Style Pick: Seattle Seahawks Cutter & Buck Adapt Eco Knit Hybrid Recycled Mens Quarter Zip||Her Style Pick: Seattle Seahawks Women’s Adapt Eco Knit Hybrid Recycled Women’s Full Zip Jacket|