NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2013 NFL schedule has been announced and football fans now know when they will be able to see their favorite team in action. Thanks to NFL Ticket Exchange powered by Ticketmaster, the Official Ticket Exchange of the NFL, fans will now be able to buy and sell tickets for those games through a convenient and secure, League-approved marketplace or be directed to options to buy tickets from the teams. NFL Ticket Exchange is the only resale marketplace with Ticketmaster's exclusive ability to electronically validate, reissue, and deliver every NFL game ticket sold, ensuring authenticity. The Verified by Ticketmaster symbol provides the extra guarantee and confidence fans are seeking to ensure their tickets are authentic and can be easily delivered through our convenient print-at-home service.
A wide selection of tickets from single game and season ticket holders;
Interactive seat maps to search for tickets by location, price, and number of tickets; and
The ability to access and print tickets at home instantly.
"The NFL Ticket Exchange has become the single best destination for inventory from NFL fans and season ticket holders, with more than 300,000 tickets already posted," said Jared Smith, President of Ticketmaster North America. "Together with the NFL, we've built a resale ticketing marketplace that provides fans looking to buy and sell tickets with the ability to leverage Ticketmaster's capability to validate every barcode on every ticket so fans are guaranteed authentic tickets, every time they purchase on the site."
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