Daphne (Ala.) defensive tackle Khalil Yelding watched Army defeat Fordham 42-31 Saturday at Michie Stadium. After the win, Yelding told Jeff Monken and his coaching staff that he wanted to be a part of Army’s future. Yelding, who is 6-foot-1 and 290 pounds, verbally committed to West Point. Navy had also offered Yelding. Westfield (Va.) [...]
Why did Army coach Jeff Monken call a pass play with 13 seconds left in Army’s 42-31 win over Fordham. Quite possibly, Fordham’s onside kick after the Rams scored the game’s final touchdown with 15 seconds remaining. “They were trying to win the game and so they were playing it all the way to the [...]
Quick video recap of Army’s 42-31 victory over Fordham on Senior Day.
Army coach Jeff Monken answers questions from the media after 42-31 win over Fordham including why he called a pass play with 15 seconds left. Monken answers why at 7:20 mark.
Fullback Larry Dixon, running back Terry Baggett, nose tackle Richard Glover, cornerback Josh Jenkins and cornerback Lamar-Johnson Harris talk about Army’s 42-31 win over Fordham on Senior Day at Michie Stadium. Dixon, Baggett and Glover finished their careers with a winning record at home their senior season.
Army senior fullback Larry Dixon eclipsed 1,000 yards for the season and 3,000 yards for his career in a 42-31 win over Fordham on Senior Day at Michie Stadium. But, all Dixon wanted to talk about the team and his teammates after his record performance.
Twenty-six Army football players were honored before Army’s home finale against Fordham. Coach Jeff Monken shook every senior player’s hand as they were called on with their family by public address announcer Gordon Deal.
Army will honor 26 senior football players during a pregame ceremony before kickoff. Hard to believe that this will be senior fullback Larry Dixon’s final game at Michie Stadium. I remember when Dixon was a freshman and tried to hurdle cornerback Josh Jackson in a preseason one-on-one tackling drill as a freshman. Dixon is 60 [...]
This game is off the board of most oddsmakers because of the matchup between FBS and FCS teams. If there was a line, Fordham (10-1) would probably be favored over Army (3-7) anywhere from three to six points. Fordham hasn’t exactly played a tough schedule. The Rams only loss was a 50-6 blowout at the [...]
I’ll never forget the date – October 29, 2011. The day Army hosted Fordham during a Nor’easter snowstorm, which dumped more than eight inches of snow at Michie Stadium. I remember Army linebacker Nate Combs driving head first and sliding through the end zone, finishing off his 52-yard fumble return. I remember personnel having trouble [...]