| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Ken Niumatalolo's voice typically goes up a couple octaves the more upset he becomes. After what transpired Saturday at Duke, Niumatalolo is inching closer to becoming a soprano.
In what Niumatalolo described Monday as Navy's most disappointing defeat...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo reminded his players after a practice this week that they are not like other college football teams that can simply show up and win on sheer talent alone. "We're not like Alabama or LSU," he said.
As Navy (3-2)...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo does not look at the start of the 2013 season any differently than he did the start of the 2012 season.
It does not matter that the Midshipmen are coming off an 8-5 season instead of their first losing record (5-7...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo knew fullback Chris Swain had potential last season, when he spotted the powerful freshman behind starter Noah Copeland.
It was during his team's final game, a blowout defeat to Arizona State in the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Wave Ryder first gained national attention last November when Navy's junior safety was part of an answer on "Jeopardy." The category was "Great College Football Names." The answer — "Perhaps the most appropriate name ever, Wave Ryder, of this...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Academy life is a little easier for Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds as he begins his sophomore year. The adjustment from being away from home, the transition to a more rigorous academic workload and getting accustomed to the off-field responsibility of a...
| 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...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 3:45 PM
As the Navy football team returned to the practice field Monday in preparation for its Dec. 8 game against rival Army, Coach Ken Niumatalolo and his players were thinking about one of their own fighting for his life in a Miami hospital after being...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Jimmy Smith knew it was real the first time he walked up the big hill to football practice, his 18-year-old lungs unable to find enough air. In the years that followed, the images of husky linemen, gasping on the sidelines, only confirmed the potency of...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Quarterbacks Trent Steelman and Keenan Reynolds will come into Saturday's Army-Navy game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia from nearly opposite directions.
The 113th meeting between the service academies will be Steelman's last game in a...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Navy wide receiver Brandon Turner started off his senior year on a sour note. The team's leading pass-catcher in 2011 missed the season opener against Notre Dame and didn't start against Penn State after being suspended for failing his physical...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Rarely, if ever, will a game between a team with a modest 7-4 record and its 2-9 opponent be as meaningful as the one scheduled to play here at Lincoln Financial Field on Dec. 8. Then again, this year's meeting between Navy and Army has more at stake than...