Gameday Magazine

Specifications

DEADLINES

Preseason - San Francisco 49ers - 8/13-17
Ad Submittal Deadline: Jul 13
Ad Drop Deadline: Aug 3

Preseason - Chicago Bears - 8/20-24
Ad Submittal Deadline: Jul 20
Ad Drop Deadline: Aug 10

Tennessee Titans - 9/14
Ad Submittal Deadline: Aug 11
Ad Drop Deadline: Sept 1

Tampa Bay Buccaneers - 9/27
Ad Submittal Deadline: Aug 25
Ad Drop Deadline: Sept 15

Miami Dolphins - 10/18
Ad Submittal Deadline: Sept 15
Ad Drop Deadline: OCT 6

Kansas City Chiefs - 10/25
Ad Submittal Deadline: Sept 22
Ad Drop Deadline: Oct 13

LA Chargers - 11/22
Ad Submittal Deadline: Oct 20
Ad Drop Deadline: Nov 10

New Orleans Saints - 11/29
Ad Submittal Deadline: Oct 26
Ad Drop Deadline: Nov 16

Buffalo Bills - 12/19 or 12/20
Ad Submittal Deadline: Nov 17
Ad Drop Deadline: Dec 8

Las Vegas Raiders - 1/3
Ad Submittal Deadline: Nov 30
Ad Drop Deadline: Dec 21

*Ad Submittal Deadline = The date ads are due to your activation coordinator
*Ad Drop Deadline = The date that FINAL approval for your ad must be given to your activation coordinator

SPEC SHEET

COLOR INFORMATION

Ink 4-Color.

All color ads must be converted to CMYK.

Do not use registration black.

Rich Black: C-60 M-40 Y-30 K-100. Only use this build for large, solid areas of black coverage. DO NOT use this build for body copy, thin lines or small elements.
NO RGB, LAB OR INDEX COLORS.

ACCEPTABLE FILE FORMATS

Final resolution must be greater than 300 DPI at 100%.

Ads will be accepted electronically in the following formats:

  1. Adobe Acrobat PDF file, high-resolution with all fonts embedded
  2. Adobe Illustrator files, version 9.0 or lower, saved as an .eps or PDF, fonts converted to outline and images embedded
  3. Adobe Photoshop files. (PSD, JPEG, EPS or TIF)

We cannot accept files in PageMaker, Corel Draw, Freehand, Microsoft Publisher, PowerPoint or Word. If you are creating your ads in these or other unsupported programs, please contact your account executive.

FULL PAGE

FULL PAGE

DIMENSIONS

FINISHED SIZE:
5.375” x 8.375”

LIVE/SAFE AREA:
4.375” x 7.375”

BLEED:
.25” bleed on all sides

DO NOT INCLUDE ANY PRINTER’S MARKS OR CROP MARKS

HALF PAGE

HALF PAGE

DIMENSIONS

FINISHED SIZE:
5.375” x 4.1875”

LIVE/SAFE AREA:
4.375” x 3.1875”

BLEED:
.25” bleed on all sides

DO NOT INCLUDE ANY PRINTER’S MARKS OR CROP MARKS

STRIP ADS

STRIP ADS

DIMENSIONS

FINISHED SIZE:
1.625” x 8.375”

LIVE/SAFE AREA:
1.375” x 8.125”

BLEED:
.25” bleed on all sides

DO NOT INCLUDE ANY PRINTER’S MARKS OR CROP MARKS

CONTEST AND PROMOTIONS

CONTEST AND PROMOTIONS

DIMENSIONS

FINISHED SIZE:
2” x 2”

DO NOT INCLUDE ANY PRINTER’S MARKS OR CROP MARKS