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Army-Navy planning special game location for 20th anniversary of 9/11 Elsa/Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 12: Keenan Reynolds #19 of the Navy Midshipmen carries the ball as Kenneth Brinson #56 of the Army Black Knights at Lincoln Financial Field on December 12, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Army-Navy game has been held in various cities throughout the prestigious rivalry’s history, including Philadelphia and Baltimore.

The two schools announced a special location for the 20th anniversary of 9/11 in 2021. According to Brett McMurphy, the 2021 game with be held at the MetLife Stadium at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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The Meadowlands, where the New York Giants and New York Jets play, is about 10 miles from where the World Trade Center towers used to stand.

The game will be played Dec. 11, 2021. The rivalry will be held in Philadelphia from 2017-2020 and again in 2022.

Navy leads the all-time series 60-50-7, and Army just ended the Midshipmen’s 14-year winning streak last season.

The game is always one of the coolest games in all of college football each season and the 2021 game will be a very special way to commemorate 9/11.

(h/t CBS Sports)

Cole Frederick About the author:
Cole Frederick is from a small town in Alabama, and he graduated from the University of Mississippi with a degree in journalism. He loves all sports - especially football and basketball - and quotes The Office frequently.
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