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Niumatalolo stumps for more support of Navy football

Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo owns up to his responsibility for last season’s disappointing 3-10 record. The Midshipmen simply did not perform to typical expectations in 2018 and ultimately the blame falls on the coaching staff. “It all starts with me. I’ve got to coach better and I’ve got to find a way to get our team to […]

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Army combines old-school offense, 21st century analytics

I really like what this article says about 4th down decision making and what this offense forces the opposition to do while they are on offense. WEST POINT, N.Y. – Every possession is precious for Army. Every play the Black Knights run is a well-choreographed, hidden-ball trick, designed to flummox and punish opponents who are […]

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UB football faces Army’s unique offense

University at Buffalo football coach Lance Leipold likens defending Army’s triple-option offense to playing in a chess match. One side can almost always make a counter move. UB defensive coordinator Brian Borland called it “a fistfight in a phone booth.” What is Bulls linebacker Khalil Hodge’s analogy? “It’s like getting punched in the face.” “The […]

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St. Mary’s Springs Football is Golden Again

With Iola-Scandinavia leading 12-7 midway through the second quarter and driving for another score, St. Mary’s Springs desperately needed to make a play. So, they went out and made one. A big one. Ezra Tucker stripped the Thunderbirds’ Bryce Huettner of the ball, Zach Austin pounced on the fumble and the momentum of the WIAA […]

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St. Mary’s Springs tops Iola-Scandinavia, 35-12

St. Mary’s Springs capped an undefeated football season with its seventh state title, pulling out a 35-12 victory over Iola-Scandinavia in the Division 6 championship game Thursday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Cade Christensen caught three passes from Mitch Waechter for a game-high 78 yards and a pair of scores, and Clay Schueffner rushed for […]

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St. Mary’s Springs’ Waechter, Christensen show connection in state title victory

Mitch Waechter and Cade Christensen have been playing catch with a football for probably what seems like forever. The two juniors for St. Mary’s Springs, who routinely warm up playing catch before games and at halftime, used that experience on Thursday in the biggest game of their prep careers. Waechter and Christensen connected for three […]

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Army Will Beat Ohio State

Some really good quotes in this one…. “You need to spend every waking moment from here until the foot hits the ball to prepare against the wishbone,” Meyer said this week…………….. The only chance of keeping this close, and giving Army a shot at beating a Power 5 team for the first time since October […]

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