Found October 02, 2013 on Guyism:

Air Force video comes up lame

The Air Force at Navy game nearly was a casualty of the government shutdown. And maybe that also explains what happened to Air Force's spirit video this weekend in advance of the game. You know how these things go, you and a few of your friends are really pumped for the big game and you think let's turn Daft Punk's "Get Lucky," into an awesome music video...

Video: Air Force Cadets Create ‘Sink Navy’ Rendition Of Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’

After all of the fear that the government shutdown would interfere with the Navy-Air Force game this week was alleviated last night, the hype machine for the matchup is cranking back up. Several Air Force cadets have created a song, titled ‘Sink Navy’,to the tune of Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’. Of course, they made a music video and put it on YouTube: This comes less than...

United Airlines Offers to Fly Air Force Football Team to Annapolis for Navy Game for Free After Government Shutdown

United Airlines has a pretty quick-thinking PR department, it seems. The commercial airline has swooped in to save a college football game in the most public way possible. United posted on its Twitter account Wednesday an offer to fly the Air Force football team to their game on Saturday against Navy after Tuesday’s government shutdown put the game in jeopardy. We hate cancellations...

Government Shutdown May Postpone Air Force-Navy Game

The government shutdown could be affecting a gridiron near you. According to, the shutdown has jeopardized the Navy-Air Force game, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. ET at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium. Troy Garnhart, associate athletic director for Air Force, said explains that upper-class cadets at the Air Force Academy are considered...

Army, Air Force, Navy Games Will Go On As Scheduled

We reported earlier this week that the government shut down could affect the Air Force/Navy football game. The Department of Defense has now announced that service academies will be allowed to play their games scheduled this week, but emphasized that the decision only affects games held this weekend. The teams will play because they are funded by outside sources not needing Congressional...

Government Shutdown forcing cancellation of Air Force-Navy game?

According to a press release from Navy's athletic department, the Department of Defense has put a halt to all intercollegiate athletics for the time being thanks to the government shutdown.  That means this weekends Air Force vs. Navy game as well as Army's game against Boston College could be in jeopardy. It has yet to be canceled completely according to the release...

United Airlines Posts Twitter Offer To Fly Air Force Football Team To Navy Game

Update: USAToday’s Dan Wolken has provided a little more information on the United Airlines offer: I can confirm that United offered Air Force transportation to the game. Undetermined whether that will be allowed. — Dan Wolken (@DanWolken) October 2, 2013 To be clear, the United situation wouldn’t be an NCAA issue. Would be a decision by the Pentagon, which hasn’t seen...

Three Keys - Navy vs. Air Force

Maybe that line would have worked better before last weekend, but the fact that this game is going on at all is a reason to be joyful. Whether they are flying for free on United or not, the Air Force Falcons will be in Annapolis this weekend to take on the Mids in a nationally televised contest. Though other varsity and club sports have unfortunately been cancelled football perseveres.

Navy-Air Force Is On: The Play's The Thing

How will an anything-but-typical week of preparation mentally affect Saturday's game between Navy and Air Force? That's the biggest non-Keenan Reynolds question which hovers over this contest.

Navy-Air Force Game Possible Collateral Because of Government Shutdown

Tweet As everyone and their (respective) mothers already knows the United States government has shutdown. That is a very big deal that — one would think — has very little to do with college football. Alas, those pesky folks from Washington are going to alter it one way or another. Really, they may change the […]

Air Force/Navy and Army/Boston College Games to Play as Scheduled

It appeared as if the government was going to screw up the college football seasons for the service academies, but at least for this week it will not. Following the government shutdown an announcement was made that all intercollegiate athletics the service academies were going to be cancelled. That was certainly not what the fans of the Air Force, Navy and Army football teams...

United Airlines offers to fly Air Force to Navy game for free

With the government shutdown threatening the cancellation of the annual Air Force-Navy game, United Airlines is prepared to step in. There is a...

Government shutdown forces military schools to suspend athletics

The shutdown of the United States government now means that Air Force, Navy and Army may not be able to play football on Saturday.
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