Army

FILE-This Nov. 8, 1946 file photo shows the Army football team posing in Yankee Stadium in New York.  Front row, left to right:  Henry Foldberg, Bryant (no first name available), Art Gerometta, Jim Enos, Joe Steffy, Shelton Biles and Barney Poole.  Back row:  Felix "Doc" Blanchard, Arnold Tucker, Elwyn Rowan and Glenn Davis. Steffy,  on some of Army's greatest teams and won the Outland Trophy as the nation's top lineman in 1947, has died. He was 85. Steffy died Saturday May 21, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Harry Harris,File)

Army Great, College Football Hall Of Famer Joe Steffy Dies At 85

Joe Steffy, who helped pave the way for Heisman trophy winners Doc Blanchard and Glenn Davis on some of Army’s best teams and won the Outland Trophy as the nation’s top lineman in 1947, has died. He was 85.

WFAN–05/24/2011

Cadets at the United States Military Academy - West Point, NY (file / credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Cadet Tom Anderson Achieves Lifelong Dream Of Graduating From West Point

For graduating cadet Tom Anderson from Poughkeepsie, going to West Point was obvious an obvious life choice.

05/18/2011

(Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Army’s McNary Ready For Service-Academy Showdown

Senior Josh McNary has made a lasting mark at West Point. He desperately wants to leave one on Navy, too.

WFAN–12/09/2010

Darrin Walls #2 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs the ball in for a touchdown after an interception in the thrid quarter against the Army Black Knights at Yankee Stadium on November 20, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Yankee Stadium Provides Peak For Kelly’s Irish

There is little doubt Notre Dame will return to Yankee Stadium in the not-too-distant future. When exactly has yet to be decided, but the marriage between two of the country’s most famous sports brands is a match made in marketing heaven.

WFAN–11/22/2010

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NYC Rolls Out Welcome Wagon For Notre Dame

Notre Dame is playing in the Big Apple for the first time since 1969 and even though the only thing the Irish will be fighting for against Army on Saturday night in Yankee Stadium is bowl eligibility, it’s an event.

WFAN–11/19/2010

Yankee Stadium is seen from Chopper 880 in preparation for Notre Dame-Army - Bronx, NY - Nov 11, 2010 - Photo: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880

Yankee Stadium Hosting Notre Dame This Weekend

Instead of the strains of “New York, New York,” fans at Yankee Stadium will hear a different tune on Saturday.

11/18/2010

This photo provided by the New York Yankees, made Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010,  shows a football field painted on the grass at Yankee Stadium in New York. The stadium will host its first college football game on Nov. 20,  between Notre Dame and Army. (AP Photo/New York Yankees)

Notre Dame Ready To Take On Yankee Stadium

They’re breaking out the green jerseys, that’s how special Saturday’s game will be for Notre Dame. And appearing in the new Yankee Stadium won’t be all about how snazzy the Fighting Irish might look.

WFAN–11/16/2010

(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ellerson Leads Army To Verge Of Bowl Game

Army coach Rich Ellerson is the odd man out right now among his service academy peers — Navy’s Ken Niumatalolo and Air Force’s Troy Calhoun already know the postseason beckons.

WFAN–11/12/2010

Trent Steelman #8 of the Army Black Knights runs with the ball against the Duke Blue Devils at Wallace Wade Stadium on September 25, 2010 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Army Hosts Air Force In Pivotal, Proud Matchup

It’s not often Navy roots for Army. Mark this week as an exception.

WFAN–11/05/2010

Eric LeGrand

‘Keep Chopping’ Shirts To Benefit Rutgers’ LeGrand

Steve Ostergren, owner of “Scarlet Fever,” a store on Rutgers University’s campus, produced a shirt to raise money for paralyzed football player Eric LeGrand.

WFAN–10/22/2010

(AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Rutgers’ Schiano On LeGrand: We Have To Wait And See

Coach Greg Schiano said Monday that he will refrain from giving daily medical updates but will provide information when appropriate — he spoke with WFAN’s Mike Francesa Monday.

WFAN–10/18/2010

John Clay #32 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs past Jermale Hines #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and into the end zone for a touchdown at Camp Randall Stadium on October 16, 2010 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football – Another One Bites The Dust

I don’t mean to gloat or anything, but I did nail this game in my predictions this week. I said Wisconsin would knock off the undeserving #1 team in the land, Ohio State.

WFAN–10/18/2010

Joe Martinek,  Marcus Hilton

Rutgers Beats Army By A Yard

Dodd, who rallied Rutgers for 10 points in the final 4 minutes in a win over Connecticut a week ago Friday, also hit Keith Stroud on third-and-6 to reach the 3 in overtime, setting up Martinek’s winning run two plays later.

10/16/2010

(Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football — Week 7 Preview

The Buckeyes celebrate their new #1 ranking by taking a trip to Madison to take on the Wisconsin Badgers. Surviving this test will be no easy feat for Jim Tressel and company.

WFAN–10/15/2010

Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

Freshman Dodd Will Start For Rutgers

Rutgers coach Greg Schiano named true freshman Chas Dodd his starting quarterback Monday for Saturday’s game against Army (4-2) at New Meadowlands Stadium

WFAN–10/11/2010

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