Army/Navy 2018 - A Good Lookin' Game!

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Yesterday the Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of Navy hooked up in the Annual (and 119th overall) Army/Navy game, and although the on-field action wasn’t stellar (though the game was close) the game itself lived up to the uni-hype. It’s more than just a game, . . . → Read More: Army/Navy 2018 – A Good Lookin’ Game!

Army/Navy 2018: (Back in) Black vs. White

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It’s that time of year again, folks: the day of the annual Army/Navy Game, and once again (as they’ve done for basically the past decade), both teams have new and special unis created just for the game. I’m generally averse to the one-off, “costume” look that has . . . → Read More: Army/Navy 2018: (Back in) Black vs. White

The Annual Army/Navy Costume Ball: Blue Angels vs. Pando Commandos

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Today’s the day — and as they have since 1890 — Army plays Navy in the traditional end to the college football season. Navy leads the series 60-50, with 17 ties. The game is as big as ever, and over the past 10 years, the teams have . . . → Read More: The Annual Army/Navy Costume Ball: Blue Angels vs. Pando Commandos

Army Outflanks Navy in the 2015 Helmet War

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By Phil Hecken

They struck swiftly, silently, just after dawn.

No sooner had Navy revealed they would be wearing custom-painted helmets (seven different ones, in fact) for yesterday’s annual Army/Navy game, the Army struck back. In a broadside hitherto unforseen, Army announced they would be introducing SEVENTEEN special “branch specific” hats their . . . → Read More: Army Outflanks Navy in the 2015 Helmet War