Fans attend the game between the Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Scott Etchison woke up his 13-year-old son, J.J., in the dark hours on Saturday morning, piled into their car in Zionsville at 4:30 a.m. and headed south towards Jacksonville.
The Etchisons have a goal. Together, they want to visit every NFL stadium.
For a long time, they didn’t know if they’d be able to cross any stadiums off their list this season. Not with almost every NFL stadium closed to fans because of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the ones that are open to fans allowing far less than their total capacity.
Scott held off a long time before buying tickets to Sunday’s season-opener in Jacksonville.
“I waited and waited,” Etchison said. “I wanted to see if they were