The Army-Navy game will be played at Giants Stadium in 1989 because it's good to periodically move the classic football rivalry away from its Philadelphia home, officials from both schools say.

Philadelphia has hosted 42 of the last 43 games, but the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, which operates Giants Stadium, out-bid proposals from Dallas, Jacksonville, Fla., Baltimore and Philadelphia for the 1989 game. The 1983 game was played at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.