| 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...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Already without its top receiver who flunked a conditioning test, Navy has also likely lost its second-leading receiver for at least the season opener against Notre Dame in Dublin, Ireland.
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo said after Wednesday's morning...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Navy's scout team was supposed to replicate Notre Dame during a scrimmage Friday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The white uniforms and gold helmets were a pretty good imitation of the Fighting Irish; the players inside them were not.
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Something was missing for the Navy football team as it prepared last spring for the 2011 season. The practices were quieter, and for those on defense, a little too easy. What was missing — in retrospect, who was missing — was longtime...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:28 PM
Coming into spring football practice, Navy's Noah Copeland and Travis Bridges were relatively unknown commodities.
Copeland, a sophomore fullback, had played exclusively on special teams during his first season at the academy. Bridges, a junior...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:08 PM
The group of veteran slotbacks who handled most of the work at the position have departed Navy's football program.
A former starting quarterback heads into his senior season without much chance of unseating an incumbent who was electric as a freshman...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The painting is hung prominently in the private office of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Titled "Wide Left," it shows an oversized football, a tiny goal post and the final score of 23-20, collectively representing the end of last year's AFC...