As a result of last week's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, there will be a different feel at NFL stadiums this fall, including Pro Player Stadium. Several security measures were announced on Wednesday, and all will be in place for Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders.<P>

Among the measures:

-- Inspection points will be established at all entry gates of the stadium.

--All coolers, hard containers and backpacks are prohibited. Nothing larger than a small purse that will be subject to visual inspections upon entry to the stadium is allowed.

-- Unlike before, prohibited items will not be stored at the gates; they must be returned to the fan's vehicle.

-- There will be an increase in security staff, including additional uniformed police presence at the games.

-- Through the cooperation of the FAA, all aircraft will be prohibited from flying within a one-mile radius of the stadium and under 3,000 feet. This excludes all governmental aircraft.

-- Identification cards will be required for all personnel working the event, including game-day staff, vendors and media.

Parking gates will open at 10 a.m. on Sunday, while stadium gates will open at 11 a.m. Fans are being urged to arrive at the stadium earlier than usual.

Special pre-game and halftime ceremonies to honor America will be conducted on Sunday and fans are being asked to be in their seats 30 minutes prior to kickoff.

One of the giveaways prior to Sunday's game is an American flag. Fans are encouraged to bring their own flags as well, but flags on long poles will be prohibited.

Pro Player Stadium President Bruce Schulze said the measures will be implemented indefinitely, but said that attending a football game will never be the same.

He also said that no threat had been made against any stadium around the NFL or Major League Baseball.

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