There is a grapevine in the ranks of all the services. The men make it their business to find out who their officers are. There is a special respect for those who would carry the ball on a football field, throw a wicked block, or make a dead-stop tackle.
-- Slade Cutter
For general implications for a program belonging to a fledgling conference devoid of any semblance of identity see Army’s experiment with conference USA.
Hopefully the Falcons can fight their way to “the toast of the conference” status or make it as indy. It would be a shame to see them go the way of West Point. Well maybe not too much of a shame if we can continue to look forward to the annual air force beatdown.