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Air Force football wary of Wyoming

Air Force players look at Saturday night's game as a tipping point to the season.

Air Force hockey upsets No. 5 Denver in overtime

AIR FORCE ACADEMY — Air Force maintained an impossible pace set Friday night. Even when extra time was tacked on.

Air Force’s Falcon Stadium to get makeover after season

Air Force football, arguably the best college team in the state, announced in late September that it will be making stadium upgrades after the season, having received a $5 million donation from an anonymous donor. Looks like we'll be seeing some changes to Falcon Stadium! #USAFA #youracademy — USAFA (Official) (@AF_Academy) September...
Via Mile High Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Air Force Unveils Awesome Matte Blue Helmet For Saturday’s Wyoming Game

Awesome modern uniforms are not just for the Baylors and Oregons of the college football world. The service academies often wear some pretty sharp looking jerseys and helmets, and Air Force is breaking out an awesome helmet for this weekend’s home game against Wyoming. Check out this matte blue lid, it is one of the coolest we’ve seen so far this season. Alternate matte blue...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Lefty Jake DeVries Flying Under the Radar

Few teams have had the opportunity to evaluate Jake DeVries, but industry folks who are familiar with the Air Force junior left-hander tell me why Four Corners scouts will want to put eyes on him next spring in advance of the 2016 draft. Indeed, when you pitch for a small-conference school that produces few pro players and competes for regional attention with the Pac-12, you don’t...
Via Fangraphs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Falcons' mistakes create fine mess


Falcons' fine mess


Falcons always revved for rivals

AIR FORCE ACADEMY — The differences in the language were easy to spot.Losing at No.

Air Force-Navy is one of three big games to watch this weekend

College football is stepping into high gear as both Colorado and Colorado State begin conference play this weekend and Air Force faces a military foe in Navy. But only two of these games are on our radar as must-watch football for the first weekend in October. Who else makes the cut? You’ll have to read on to find out. No.3 – Air Force @ Navy While Army–Navy is the traditional...
Via Mile High Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Navy Trolls Air Force Hard In Awesome New Spirit/Hype Video

The Naval and Air Force Academies are not always the best at playing football these days (they are actually pretty decent squads), but there is one thing they do better than anyone--spirit videos. The ideas they come up with year after year are too funny for words.So I'm going to quit typing them and just say take a few minutes to watch this, and be prepared to laugh:Read more »
Via FatManWriting
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Air Force burns Navy with rap track ahead of Saturday

The smack talk ahead of the Navy-Air Force game this weekend is in full affect — and has even produced a viral single. Air Force cadet and YouTube rap aficionado Brett Hagen didn’t just diss Navy ahead of Saturday’s fete at Annapolis, he made a three-minute rap video out of it. If you’re thinking “Hey, that guy looks kinda familiar” that’s because he took the interwebs...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ratings Roundup: More CFB, MLB on FOX, MLB on ESPN

ABC hit an early season low for last Saturday’s Air Force/Michigan State game. In other news, FOX had another big increase for Major League Baseball action, and ESPN scored its top Wednesday Night Baseball audience of the season. ABC Sees Drop For Air Force/MSU Last Saturday’s Air Force/Michigan State college football game drew a 1.7 [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Air Force film room

Time to break down some key plays from Saturday’s win over Air Force.  After the game we heard from several Michigan State players that they weren’t going to put too much stock into the game film, especially on the defensive side of the ball since they wont be seeing another triple option offense like the Falcons again.  However it does give us a chance to check things out...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ratings Roundup: More CFB, MLB on FOX, NASCAR Xfinity

Overnight ratings dropped for Air Force/Michigan on ABC. In other news, FOX had a second-straight big increase for Major League Baseball coverage, and NASCAR Xfinity Series racing was low again on NBCSN. Overnights Drop For Air Force/Michigan on ABC The Air Force/Michigan college football game drew a 1.8 overnight rating on ABC Saturday afternoon, down [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Can Air Force run against MSU defense?

Michigan State hosts its first ever game against a service academy on Saturday when Air Force visits East Lansing. Of the service academies, Air Force has been the most successful of late, making it to a bowl game in seven of the eight seasons under coach Troy Calhoun, including a ten win season last year. When the Falcons come to Spartan Stadium it will be a battle of strength versus...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football vs Air Force: “100% probability of precipitation”

Michigan State’s football game against Air Force on Saturday afternoon in Spartan Stadium will be the first time MSU has ever hosted a United States Service Academy in East Lansing. And if the weather forecast holds, it’s going to be a wet one. (Read about the MSU/Air Force under-the-radar players here) I checked with Jake Dunne, the Chief Meteorologist for Tim Barron’s Radio...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Air Force starting QB out for 2015 with torn ACL, MCL

Air Force starting quarterback Nate Romine tore both his ACL and MCL in last weekend’s win against San Jose State and will miss the rest of the 2015 season. Romine announced his injury on his personal Facebook page, and it was also reported by Brent Briggeman of the Colorado Springs Gazette. This is a tough blow for Air Force, who started the season 2-0 with wins over San Jose...
Via Campus Sports Net
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams hold practice at Scott Air Force Base

It's an annual tradition for the Rams to visit Scott Air Force Base. For the last four years, the team has held a preseason practice for the men and women who serve in the military. Daniel Rodriguez, who earned a Bronze Star Medal and a Purple Heart for his services in the Army, also addressed those in attendance. 
Via Fox Sports
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Altitude Sports teams up with Air Force football

Altitude Sports & Entertainment announced on Thursday a partnership with the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Altitude Sports will now be the official “Regional Sports Network of the Air Force Falcons.” This will give Altitude the ability to simulcast a select number of Air Force Falcons athletic events from and guest/call-in appearances...
Via Mile High Sports
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Air Force Member, Vols Fan Josh Gilreath Has Neyland Stadium Map Coordinates Tattooed On His Arm

Josh Gilreath is a Tennessee native and a lifelong Vols fan. He’s also a former staff sergeant in the United States Air Force, and back in May he presented UT head coach Butch Jones with the Tennessee flag he had carried with him throughout his deployment in 22 countries. Gilreath’s devotion to the Vols runs deep. So deep, that he has the map coordinates of Neyland Stadium tattoed...
Via College Spun
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Air Force unveils new Nike Mach Speed uniforms

While the 2015 uniform will have an improved and updated design and functionality, the tradition of Falcon football will remain the same in many areas. The Falcons will wear the customary blue jersey and white pants for home games. The jersey features the Academy crest on one shoulder with the American flag on the other. In the center of the jersey on the front, at the base of the...
Via The Student Section
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado, Air Force to renew in-state football rivalry

It has been nearly forty years since Air Force and Colorado have played each other on the gridiron and it will have been nearly fifty before they actually play again. Fear not, Falcons and Buffaloes fans, your teams will finally play each other after nearly a half-century of waiting. The two teams have confirmed a home-and-home series that will begin in 2020. The Falcons will travel...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema Is Wearing Metallic Nike Air Force 1s To SEC Media Days

The SEC West is regarded by many as the toughest division in college football. Apparently, the stiff competition extends beyond the gridiron and encompasses the footwear of the division’s head coaches. Yesterday, Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen sported adidas Yeezy Low Boost’s at SEC Media Days. Not to be outdone, Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema is bringing the heat...
Via College Spun
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Air Force Will Wear USAF, Squadron Patches On Uniforms This Year

Air Force is adding a few new features to its uniforms for the upcoming season. The jersey sleeves will feature USAF Academy patches, and the helmets will feature patches for each player’s specific squadron, a very neat touch for the service academy.  @Uniformswag AF Football will wear USAF Academy patch on jersey this year. Each player rep squadron patch on helmet pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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