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Mara Says Hosting Army-Navy In '21 "Especially Important" To Giants, MetLife Stadium

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 23 / 17

The '21 Army-Navy game will be at MetLife Stadium to commemorate the 20-year anniversary of 9/11 , and Giants President & CEO John Mara said hosting the matchup that year was "especially important to us," according to Brian Heyman of NEWSDAY. Mara said the Giants "always wanted to have this gam...

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