Boston has put in a bid to host Army-Navy in 2018.
One of America’s most-historic sporting venues could be in line to host one of sport’s most-historic games.
Fenway Park has reportedly put in a bid to host the Army-Navy game in 2018.
Yankees’ Stadium and other venues across the East Coast are also reportedly in play for the classic game.
From the Boston Globe:
The Army-Navy football game might be coming to Fenway Park in 2018.
Fenway Sports Management submitted a formal bid to host the game, which will be the 119th meeting in the series.
Navy athletics director Chet Gladchuk told the Baltimore Sun that the New York Yankees also submitted a bid to host the game at Yankee Stadium. The Sun also reported that the homes of the NFL’s Giants/Jets, Patriots, Ravens, and Redskins “are also in the mix” to host Army-Navy in the next set of games when a new contract is awarded.
ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell says an Army-Navy game at Fenway Park could be the most-expensive ticket in college football history.
Red Sox have bid to put the 2018 Army-Navy game at Fenway. If it happens, that's the highest priced regular season ticket in CFB history.
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) February 16, 2017
Army-Navy at Fenway Park would be an incredible spectacle.