| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Going into last week's game against Pittsburgh, Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo was asked whether he was going to change kickers after Nick Sloan missed an extra point that proved decisive in a 45-44 double-overtime defeat at Toledo in the previous game....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Many college football teams publish a depth chart that includes the top two players at every position. Navy, however, produces one that sometimes goes four-deep and for good reason.
The Midshipmen have always relied on a variety of players to carve...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Redemption, and admittedly a little bit of relief, found Navy placekicker Nick Sloan Saturday afternoon in Annapolis.
Looking at a potential game-winning 30-yard field goal attempt with a second left on the clock at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium,...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Noah Copeland and Chris Swain were stretching together during a practice early last week when Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo approached his top two fullbacks with a little pep talk.
"Coach Niumat kind of called us out, told us we need to show up,"...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:54 AM
NAVY (1-0) VS. DELAWARE (2-0)
When: Saturday, 3:30 p.m.
Site: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
TV: CBS Sports Network
Radio: 1090 AM, 1430 AM
Series: Navy leads 9-7
Last meeting: Navy won, 40-17, on Sept. 3, 2011
Line: Navy by 16
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo doesn't have a predetermined profile for his prospective slotbacks to fit, yet they all seem to be about the same height and weight, with two common traits: patience and a bit of a chip on their shoulders.
The patience is...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:03 PM
D.J. Sargenti had seen other Navy football players climb similar depth chart hurdles during his first three years in Annapolis. Sargenti had watched how they often changed positions in order to get on the field for the Midshipmen.
The first time the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Indiana did all it could to embrace the Navy tradition before the Hoosiers and Midshipmen kicked off Saturday night.
A prow from the U.S.S. Indiana had been installed in front of Memorial Stadium, dedicated in a pregame ceremony at which Indiana's...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds, who came out of last Saturday's 19-7 loss at Western Kentucky with a head injury, is expected to play this week against Air Force, according to head coach Ken Niumatalolo.
After losing for the first time this season,...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 6:54 PM
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — When sophomore quarterback Keenan Reynolds had to leave Navy's game Saturday with concussion-like symptoms in the second quarter, the Midshipmen never recovered.
Western Kentucky knocked Navy from of the ranks of the unbeaten,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:21 PM
As season openers go, a road game at Indiana on Saturday doesn't seem as daunting for Navy as going to Dublin, Ireland, to play Notre Dame last year.
It might be just as tough, however, given Navy's problems against the Hoosiers for more than a half...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:51 PM
It's the first question on many people's lips when they meet Maika Polamalu.
"'Are you related to Troy?'" recounted the Navy junior linebacker, who is first cousins with the Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety. "That's always the first thing. It doesn't...