Postgame Haiku, Vol. 89

Not a perfect game
But it was a complete game
Lovely afternoon

Game Week: East Carolina

I believe this is what they call a “conference game.” How quaint.

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Navy 48, Colgate 10

Statistically, the game was pretty much everything that we like to see.

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Postgame Haiku, Vol. 88

Navy played Colgate
Let’s forget the first quarter
Hey, what a great game!

Game Week: Colgate

Navy football doesn’t have too much of a history with Colgate, but the Red Raiders still claim a couple of interesting footnotes from the not-too-distant past.

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We’re in a Conference Now and Oh No Everything’s Different

The best time to write about football games from 60 years ago probably isn’t just before the start of a new season. While I was off talking about how Irving Rumblesnot was running the single wing at Ursinus in nineteen dickety-two, the rest of the world was talking about more timely subjects like “practice” and “media day” in the “here” and “now.” It’s about time that I joined them, although at this point I doubt I have any original thoughts to offer. Tough luck, you’re going to get them anyway.

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The 10 Most Notable Games from Navy-American Athletic Conference History: #1

1949: Navy 21, Tulane 21

Among the members of the American Athletic Conference, no team has faced Navy more than the Tulane Green Wave. The two have squared off against each other 19 times dating back to 1949. Looking back on this list I’ve put together, Tulane is probably underrepresented. It wouldn’t be too difficult to come up with a pretty decent list made up of Navy-Tulane games alone.

Why don’t we give it a try?

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