What’s it like to live and play inside one the all-time great sports rivalries? Hear from those who have watched it, lived it and coached it in this video as Erin Summers digs into the passion, intensity, pageantry and pervasiveness of Army-Navy.
Imagine you grow in a family of Navy grads where certain things are, um . . . expected, but your path goes instead to the USMA. How do you handle Army-Navy Game day? Then imagine your twin brother is on the other side! Diane Roberts meets two service academy freshmen who can tell you from personal experience what that is like.
As one of the oldest rivalries in American sports, Army-Navy football has given us many memorable moments on the field. But how did it grow into the the original America’s Game that has galvanized the nation for over a century? Graham Knight walks us through the biggest moments of this classic match-up.
It can be difficult to recruit top-tier football talent to the military service academy teams, but Army and Navy boast a long history of star players and Heisman Trophy winners. In this segment Erin Summers takes a look at the academy players who topped the nation in college football talent.
Not every academy football star leads the nation in on-field prowess, but many have reached great heights after their college days in the military or in professional football. Erin Summers picks up where she left off in Top Honors with this segment on some of the academy grads that have left a legacy off campus.
Play football or keep student athletes safe? Travel or only play at home? Diane Roberts explores the choices the Service Academy football programs made, how they balanced the risks and how the COVID-19 pandemic affected the 2020 football season.