Extra traffic likely as commuters and fans mingle. Metrorail open late.
Metro announced that trains will run an extra hour for two upcoming football games.
Fans heading for the first game of the NFL regular season at FedEx Field will traveling along with the usual afternoon rush hour crowds on Monday..
To the delight of Redskins fans, there's going to be some extra traffic in Landover on Sunday.
With almost all road and track work suspended for the long holiday weekend, the main obstacle to weekend travel is likely to be Saturday's weather.
Neither weather nor holiday traffic is likely to be a factor in getting fans to and from FedEx Field on Sunday night. Metrorail will stay open late.
There's some road work around the D.C. region this weekend, but the major source of travel delays is likely to be Metro's maintenance program.
The traffic flow to Landover may be slightly different this Sunday, but it's all in the Maryland family as the Ravens visit the Redskins.
A rare Monday night football game will add to the evening rush.
There may be a little extra highway traffic this Sunday, but it's the Metro single-tracking that fans really need to watch.