EAST RUTHERFORD - (AP) - The Giants and Jets have postponed their preseason game from Saturday to Monday due to the threat of Hurricane Irene.

Giants president and CEO John Mara said Friday that moving thegame two days later was the best course of action for the safety ofall.

Hurricane Irene was on track to reach the New York area bySunday.

New York City planned to shut down the entire mass transitsystem by noon on Saturday.

The game had originally been scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday,but had been moved up five hours on Thursday because of theHurricane.