Army-Navy 2015: Complete coverage

Capital Gazette coverage of the 2015 Army-Navy football game, played at 3 p.m. Dec. 12 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The game will be broadcast nationally on CBS.

Photos: Army-Navy 2015 game

Photos from the 2015 Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Navy escapes Army upset bid

On a day its offense struggled mightily, the Navy defense rose up in the second half and saved the day.

Navy fans enjoy warm weather, warm fellowship in Philly

For a group of Severn School graduates, the annual Army-Navy game is a chance to reunite each year.

Special uniforms for Dec. 12 Army-Navy Game

The Navy football team will wear Under Armour-Designed "Navy Fleet" uniforms and hand-painted helmets for the Army-Navy Game presented by USAA on Dec. 12 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia at 3 PM on CBS.  The uniform is inspired by and pays homage to seven of the historic ships that make up the U.S. Naval Fleet. Each ship is detailed on one of seven hand-painted helmets that each player will wear, assigned by position. Additionally, the rally cry “damn the torpedoes!” is featured on the uniform as a nod to Admiral Farragut’s historic Naval victory at the Battle of Mobile Bay in 1864.

Mids pranked: Someone painted Army colors on Naval Academy seal

Somewhere, mids are planning retaliation. Somewhere, Army cadets are scheming. It's Army-Navy week.

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From the archives: The greatest prank in Army-Navy history

Seventeen Naval Academy seniors have ensured their place in academy lore for a land assault that captured four West Point mascots on the eve of last year's Army-Navy game.

Navy Notes: Niumatalolo says to expect quick decision about future

Ken Niumatalolo said he will not drag out the decision on whether or not to accept the BYU head coaching job if offered.

USAA recommits as sponsor for Army-Navy football game

Naval Academy athletic director Chet Gladchuk and Army counterpart Eugene "Boo" Corrigan disappeared from the Army-Navy press luncheon for about 45 minutes on Dec. 2 in Philadelphia. Turns out they were meeting with a representative from the United Services Automobile Association in a club suite overlooking Lincoln Financial Field.

Navy football coach to meet with BYU officials

Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo will travel to Utah on Monday to meet with officials from Brigham Young University, his agent confirmed on Thursday.

Army, Navy weigh site offers as passionate Philadelphia tries to hold on to game

Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia will play host to the 116th Army-Navy game this Saturday. It will mark the 86th year that Philly has hosted the contest with Franklin Field, Municipal Stadium (renamed JFK Stadium) and Veterans Stadium serving as previous venues.

Plebe cover tops Naval Academy chapel

The chapel at the Naval Academy donned a plebe cover Wednesday — but officials don't suspect it's a prank leading into Saturday's Army-Navy football game.

Our say: Navy vs. Army: Not just a game, but the game

On Saturday the Midshipmen of Navy will be trying to secure the Commander in Chief's Trophy and extend the longest winning streak in the oldest, most storied, most glorious rivalry in collegiate sports.

Army-Navy 2015: Navy's Swain lives up to wow factor

Chris Swain has been an impressive physical specimen since the day he arrived in Annapolis. When Navy football coaches saw Swain's rare combination of size, speed and power, they knew he could be a special fullback.

Army-Navy 2015: Adams built special Navy career after frustrating sophomore season

Quincy Adams' Navy football career could have turned out much differently had he responded to adversity in a different way his sophomore season.

Army-Navy 2015: Well-traveled E.K. Binns found landing spot at Navy

To understand where E.K. Binns is going, you need to know where he's been.

Injured Mids excited to participate in Army-Navy game

When Shelley White suffered a torn Achilles tendon in preseason practice, he immediately set a goal for returning for the Army-Navy game.

Naval Academy goats get spa treatment before Army-Navy game

Both Bills wore the same dour face Sunday, seeming unimpressed by the spa treatment offered at an Annapolis dog wash. The academy's newest mascots, Bills XXXV and XXXVI, were washed with whitening shampoo and blow dried to prepare for a national television audience on Saturday, the Army-Navy 2015 rivalry game.

Newest Naval Academy spirit video spoofs 'Star Wars'

Navy brass guest stars in the latest academy spirit video, a Star Wars spoof released Sunday, about two weeks before the Army-Navy rivalry football game.

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Army-Navy 2015: A look at the matchup

A breakdown of Saturday's Army-Navy football game, which is at 3 p.m. at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia and will be broadcast on CBS.

Army-Navy 2015: Monken confident Army headed in right direction

Second-year head coach Jeff Monken is confident about the future of Army football despite this season's disappointing record

Keenan Reynolds no longer in running for Heisman Trophy

Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds was not invited to New York for the presentation of the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night.

Army-Navy 2015: Sanders was perfect fit for Navy offense

Five years ago, DeBrandon Sanders wasn't sure if he'd realize his dream of playing major college football. Sanders was a 5-foot-7 running back who answered to "Bug,'' the nickname given to him by his grandmother. Recruiters were not hustling to Itta Bena, Mississippi to offer "Bug'' a scholarship.

Army-Navy 2015: For Army, losing streak not in the conversation

Hearing players and coaches conduct interviews at the annual Army-Navy press luncheon has been like listening to a broken record for at least the past decade.

Army-Navy 2015: Navy's Sarra has nose for leadership

Bernie Sarra takes on his leadership role with Navy's football team the same way he takes on a blocker – head on.

Reynolds named AAC Player of the Year

Navy's successful debut season in the American Athletic Conference was rewarded on Wednesday when the league announced its postseason honors.

Sports Comment: ESPN doesn't want Keenan Reynolds to win fan voting for the Heisman

ESPN clearly does not want Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds to win the fan voting for the Heisman Trophy. That is the only explanatiion for why the self-proclaimed "worldwide leader" removed Reynolds from the ballot. 

BYU could pursue Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo

Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo has been mentioned prominently by multiple media outlets as a candidate for the vacancy at Brigham Young University.

Army-Navy a special game for special season

Navy's football team, sporting a 9-2 record and a No. 23 national ranking, is in a unique position as it heads into the 116th Army-Navy game.

Army-Navy 2015: For Reynolds, winning is name of the game

Keenan Reynolds has fond memories of the Army-Navy game, and understandably so. Reynolds has started three times against the archrival and is unbeaten, playing a prominent role in each of the wins.

CBS Sunday Morning profiles history of Army-Navy football

With the annual Army-Navy football game just a few weeks away, CBS Sunday Morning devoted one of its "Almanac" segments Sunday to the history of the rivalry.

2015 Navy football photos

Photos from Navy's 2015 football season.

Five games that defined Navy football's current era

Navy is facing one of its most-anticipated football games that doesn't involve archrival Army in recent memory as it prepares for an American Athletic Conference West Division showdown at Houston on Friday. Capital Gazette's Bill Wagner takes a look at five of the biggest matchups that helped re-establish the Midshipmen as a presence on the national college football map during the current triple-option era.

Photos: Keenan Reynolds through the years

Senior quarterback Keenan Reynolds has had a record-setting career at Navy and now is a contender for college football's highest individual honor, the Heisman Trophy. Here's a look at Reynolds in action through the years.

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2014 Army-Navy football game [Pictures]

Photos from Saturday's Army-Navy football game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.