• Christie gives measured endorsement to NFL’s decision to play Steelers-Giants game on Sunday

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Nov 4, 2012
    There had been talk that the Steelers-Giants game should have been moved from MetLife Stadium to another location, perhaps Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Friday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie approved the decision, but his comments to Chris “Mad Dog” Russo contained enough nuance and equivocation to make us wonder whether Christie, if the decision were his, would have gone forward with the game at MetLife Stadium. The late-but-wise decision to cancel the New York City marathon serves only to put more focus on the decision to proceed with Sunday’s game between the Steelers and the Giants. In recent seasons, the New England Patriots and San Francisco 49ers have spent full weeks on opposite coasts when the schedule calls for them to make cross-country trips in back-to-back weeks. The Steelers' hotel the Westin in Jersey City was without power and other hotels in the area lacked sufficient vacant rooms.
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