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Whenever the debate about college football’s best rivalry comes up, fans are always quick to point out matchups like Ohio State-Michigan, Auburn-Alabama, South Carolina-Clemson and games like that.
However, in terms of sheer honor, tradition and history, nothing beats Army-Navy.
Of course for all that honor and tradition, there are certain things that have changed through the years, including the uniforms that both teams will wear when they take the field Saturday. Like so many other college football programs across the country, Army and Navy will have specially designed uniforms by Nike for their matchup at Lincoln Financial Field.
What may be even cooler though is the symbolism behind the uniforms.
Unlike the hideous, futuristic garb that some schools (cough...Maryland...cough) have worn in years past, the uniforms that Army and Navy will wear on Saturday have been designed to honor past service academy teams from the 1940’s and ‘50’s, at a time when both scho...
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This Saturday, Army and Navy will take the field for their 113th annual Army-Navy game and it looks like Army will have the better uniforms. Pictures of the uniforms were released today and a press release detailed the inspiration behind the new kits.
For the second straight season, Army will be wearing uniforms specially designed by Nike Football when it takes the field against...
The newest bowl game uniforms were revealed by Nike today for the upcoming Army Navy Bowl. The Uni’s pay tribute to when the “Black Knights were unstoppable on all fields of battle: 1944, the year the Army troops won a key strategic victory in WWII’s Battle of the Bulge. The football team at home was on its way to a perfect season and the first of three consecutive national...
Army quarterback Trent Steelman was destined to be a star. His dad knew it nearly two decades ago.
A week after Trent started playing flag football, his coach took Bob Steelman aside at practice and made a heartfelt plea.
''He said, `I'm not going to say anything negative about your son, but you need to put him up with the older kids in tackle football because he'...
After a three-week break from action, the Midshipmen take on the Black Knights in the annual Army-Navy Classic. Navy has won the last ten games in the series but this game has an interesting twist not seen since 2005. Navy faces an Army opponent that has scored 30 points or more six times including a 41-21 win over Air Force in the first week of November.
This Saturday marks the 113th annual game between the Army Black Knights vs the Navy Midshipmen from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia PA. The game also marks the 84th time that the city of Philadelphia will be hosting the game. Navy has won the last 10 games vs Army. Navy currently leads the all-time series…
The Army Black Knights (2-9) and Navy Midshipmen (7-4) will meet at Lincoln Field in Philadelphia on Saturday for the 113th time in college football's greatest rivalry game. For the first time since 2005 the two teams will battle for the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. Army has endured a frustrating and disappointing two win campaign.