Sorry, no MAGA hats allowed on your Super Bowl cutout at Raymond James Stadium

Before you start yelling about the “Big Cutout” industry censoring conservative voices, the rule also applies to Bernie Bros, Biden fans, etc.

click to enlarge Sorry, no MAGA hats allowed on your Super Bowl cutout at Raymond James Stadium
Photo via NFL

Since Raymond James Stadium will only have 24,700 in attendance at Super Bowl 55, fans can instead pay to have a cutout of themselves attend the big game, there’s just a few rules, however.

Like the previous Rays cutouts, fans are able to pay money ($100) to upload a picture online to be printed on a corrugated plastic cutout, which can be purchased through either the AFC or NFC websites.

While you can’t pick where your plastic surrogate sits, nor do you even get to keep it afterwards, you do get a photo of the stadium where you can find yourself for social media tagging. 

But, not all photos will be allowed.

Cutouts cannot feature commercial plugs, phone numbers, social media tags, logos, lewd comments about the league or other teams, and certainly no political statements. So if your entire identity is found in a MAGA hat or an essential oil/anti-vaxx shirt, your cutout is going to have to find a new wardrobe. 

And, before you start yelling about the “Big Cutout” industry censoring conservative voices, the rule also applies to Bernie Bros, Biden fans, etc. 

Of course, the NFL reserves the right to reject any photo that it deems inappropriate. So, if you’re worried about that, the league has a few tips on their site for getting your cutout approved.

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Colin Wolf

Colin Wolf has been working with weekly newspapers since 2007 and has been the Digital Editor for Creative Loafing Tampa since 2019. He is also the Director of Digital Content Strategy for CL's parent company, Euclid Media Group.
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