| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:29 PM
WASHINGTON — Shouts of "We are Marshall!" rang out in the lobby of the team's downtown Washington hotel, where exuberant, green-clad fans of the Thundering Herd had gathered on the eve of Friday's Military Bowl matchup against Maryland in Annapolis....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Maryland's game against Old Dominion on Saturday marks the beginning of the end of an era. The Terps plan to phase out games against Football Championship Subdivision opponents in the coming years.
But Maryland (1-0, 0-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) knows...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:34 PM
COLLEGE PARK — There are too many bowl scenarios to determine for certain where Maryland will end up, but the school seems to have a willing suitor in the Military Bowl, which calls the Terps "a logical choice."
Another possibility for Maryland:...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:27 PM
A little more than a month into the season, Navy had lost to all three Football Bowl Subdivision opponents it had played, and the closest result in any of those beatings was 12-0 at home to San Jose State.
Then came a road game against Air Force,...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The Naval Academy will host its first-ever bowl game this year, as organizers announced Monday the move of the 2013 Military Bowl from RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. to Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis in December.
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:12 AM
The initial diagnosis was a sprained right knee. But as the two weeks Matt Aiken expected to miss turned into a month and the 2012 Navy football season began without him, the junior wide receiver made a rare request for an athlete at the academy.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The football seasons at Maryland and Navy turned on the health of their quarterbacks — in College Park for the worse, in Annapolis for the better.
When the Terps take the field at Byrd Stadium against Georgia Tech on Saturday, freshman Shawn...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Oklahoma State is the real deal. The Cowboys dismantled Arizona 37-14 on Thursday night, and with an offense that can score through the air and on the ground, they could be a national title contender.
Georgia has the talent to be successful. Despite...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Vonta Leach has played 37 games since he last got an opportunity to run the football in the NFL.
He has endured countless collisions with linebackers, paved the way for Pro Bowl running backs and even played on special teams. But in 102 NFL games...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 1:42 PM
Ken Niumatalolo has often said during his four seasons as Navy's head coach that developing leadership skills is more important for his players than winning football games. It was hard to tell during Niumatalolo's first three years whether the...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 6:38 PM
For much of the first three quarters Saturday against East Carolina, Navy seemed to repeat a month-long struggle with pass defense by turning Pirates quarterback Dominique Davis into a NCAA record-breaker.
For a good chunk of the fourth quarter at Navy-...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:09 PM
Standing on the home team's sideline at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium early Saturday night, Ricky Dobbs had a feeling that he was reliving his past.
"I was thinking, 'Yeah, this looks all so familiar,' " Dobbs recalled in a telephone interview...