| 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...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Navy linebacker Brye French had never met Brendan Looney, only hearing stories about the former academy lacrosse star and his two brothers from longtime coach Richie Meade. Then one day during French's sophomore year, Meade told his team that the eldest...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Ken Niumatalolo noticed the Army guys looking askance as he wound his way through the Pentagon to attend a ceremony for his brother, an Army lieutenant colonel.
"I think they recognized me," said the Navy football coach, chuckling. "And I don't think...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:36 PM
John Howell was at the Naval Academy for several months before he ever heard Gee Gee Greene utter more than a few words. In the weight room at Ricketts Hall, on the practice fields and even when the football team was eating its meals, Greene said little...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The life of a Navy football player usually reflects the regimented daily grind of a typical midshipman. There is one major difference: on the field, the route taken by many of Ken Niumatalolo's players is not always like an early morning march, a ramrod...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Towson coach Rob Ambrose was having a conversation with his agent this spring and asked if he knew anyone interested in joining his staff to work with the defensive line.
Ambrose's agent, Dennis Cordell, mentioned a very familiar name — former...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo said that his Midshipmen played near-perfect games to beat Notre Dame in 2009 and 2010, and came close to nirvana again before losing last season to nationally ranked South Carolina on the road.
To get its first win of the...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Navy came into Beaver Stadium on Saturday afternoon hoping to add to Penn State's collective misery from the past 10 months. The Midshipmen had designs on keeping the Nittany Lions and their new coach, Bill O'Brien, winless.
Hours later, as Navy was...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Not many college quarterbacks have faced the kind of immediate competition as Trey Miller has in his first three games as a starter at Navy.
The first two were against Notre Dame, as a sophomore last season when Miller replaced an injured Kriss Proctor...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 5:00 PM
By no means did Navy play flawlessly in its home opener Saturday against VMI. As they had in blowout losses to open the season against Notre Dame and Penn State, the Midshipmen continued to struggle with turnovers and penalties, and at times they...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:06 AM
To those on the outside, it would appear that much has changed for Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo and the Midshipmen over the past year.
After averaging nine wins a season in his first three years as Paul Johnson's successor, Niumatalolo had his first losing...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Nothing seemed out of sort for the Navy football team Saturday as coach Ken Niumatalolo and four of his players, including seniors Bo Snelson and Brye French, who answered questions on media day at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Snelson and French...