| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Despite its longest losing streak in nine years and the prospect of its first losing season in that span, the Navy football team is still an attractive commodity to the Big East. From all indications, it appears the feeling is mutual.
Though no formal...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:26 PM
The play — a 54-yard touchdown pass from Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees to wide receiver Michael Floyd — helped turn a one-touchdown deficit for Navy into a 56-14 loss. Floyd, a talented junior who many expect to be a high pick in the NFL...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo tried to lighten the mood at practice last week, finishing one session with a 40-yard dash between pair of plebe defensive linemen who don't play and preaching to his Midshipmen that they needed to forget their six-game losing...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:08 PM
Parrish Gaines knew what to expect when he went into Navy's defensive team meeting Monday at Ricketts Hall.
Making his second straight start in the team's 42-14 victory over Troy Saturday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, the freshman cornerback...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 3:56 PM
Jabaree Tuani had seen enough.
As another play by the scout-team offense had found another hole in Navy's first-team defense, the senior defensive end stomped around like an old-time wrestler, spit flying to punctuate his frustration.
Watching from a...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:58 PM
Most of the current Navy starters were not on the field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium the last time the Midshipmen played Delaware. That was in 2009, when the home team turned a three-point lead early in the fourth quarter into a deceptive 35-18...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Navy's opponents might consider throwing out most of the tapes of the past two seasons when figuring out how to stop the Midshipmen and their vaunted triple option offense. What Ricky Dobbs did, however spectacular the former quarterback was during his...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:40 PM
Steve Johns joined the Navy coaching staff as inside linebackers coach in 2008, the year Ken Niumatalolo became head coach. It was a year the Midshipmen had two new starters at inside linebacker, juniors Ross Pospisil and Tony Haberer.
| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:19 PM
After his football team opened the 2011 season with a 40-17 win over Delaware last Saturday in Annapolis, Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo was beaming.
Niumatalolo could not have been more proud of a quarterback, senior Kriss Proctor, who rushed for 176...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:58 PM
As a senior in high school outside Pittsburgh, Ed Malinowski was the quarterback on an undefeated team. His parents were both English teachers. So when he entered the Naval Academy during his plebe summer in 1998, he wasn't thinking much beyond playing...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Coach Ken Niumatalolo was not all smiles after Navy's 40-14 win over Western Kentucky at Houchens-Smith Stadium on Saturday night.
In fact, he was in tears.
Late in the second quarter, his senior slotback Aaron Santiago went down with an arm injury on...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo had a number of concerns going into the 2011 season, but depth at slotback wasn't one of them. While none of those playing one of the key skill positions for the Midshipmen in their triple-option offense was an established star,...