Despite beefed up security efforts surrounding the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, a man slipped a stun gun device past security at MetLife Stadium and then used it on fans during the Jet-Cowboys game.
We certainly don’t miss the NFL lockout. Neither do the event employees at MetLife Stadium, who had feared that, without Giants and Jets football, they’d be out of work.
From bomb-sniffing dogs to pat-downs of fans, security will be tight at 13 NFL games and the U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows on Sunday.
The chief executive of the New Meadowlands Stadium blamed New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority equipment for the two power outages that occurred during the Giants game with the Cowboys.
“It was kind of bizarre,” Giants defensive end Justin Tuck said. “I’ve never been part of anything like it and hopefully I never will again.”