| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The brain injury Navy slotback Will McKamey suffered Saturday in Annapolis came during a noncontact practice drill, his parents wrote in an email distributed by an athletic department spokesman at the academy Monday.
McKamey, a 5-foot-9, 170-pound...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Rafi Montalvo, whose career as a Navy quarterback was put on hold when he was seriously hurt in a car accident on Thanksgiving night in 2012, said Wednesday that he has left the academy and will no longer try to play football.
Montalvo, 21, returned to...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Jimmy Smith knew it was real the first time he walked up the big hill to football practice, his 18-year-old lungs unable to find enough air. In the years that followed, the images of husky linemen, gasping on the sidelines, only confirmed the potency of...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:22 PM
A nationally televised college football game between Navy and Air Force at a sold-out stadium in Annapolis could become one of the more visible casualties of the U.S. government shutdown.
While Navy athletic director Chet Gladchuk said Tuesday that a...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The painting is hung prominently in the private office of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Titled "Wide Left," it shows an oversized football, a tiny goal post and the final score of 23-20, collectively representing the end of last year's AFC...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 11:21 PM
Colton Plante may have wanted to commit on the spot this weekend during his visit to the U.S. Naval Academy when Navy head football coach Ken Niumatalolo extended him an official scholarship offer.
The Orlando First Academy linebacker/fullback knew,...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:13 PM
On Wednesday at West Orange High in Winter Garden, Winston Chastang will join his good friend and teammate Nate Ozdemir in signing NCAA National Letters of Intent to play football for the U.S. Naval Academy.
“I am absolutely relieved that this...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:27 PM
A little more than a month into the season, Navy had lost to all three Football Bowl Subdivision opponents it had played, and the closest result in any of those beatings was 12-0 at home to San Jose State.
Then came a road game against Air Force,...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:08 PM
The group of veteran slotbacks who handled most of the work at the position have departed Navy's football program.
A former starting quarterback heads into his senior season without much chance of unseating an incumbent who was electric as a freshman...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 3:09 PM
As Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo and offensive coordinator Ivin Jasper broke down film from the team's 2012 season, they noticed that the Midshipmen didn't look out of sync when freshman quarterback Keenan Reynolds took the snap out of a shotgun formation....
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Navy's annual spring football game has been canceled due to a scheduling conflict, coach Ken Niumatalolo said Wednesday. The game had been scheduled for April 12 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
Niumatalolo said in a news release that the team will...