Army West Point waiting for changes to pay off
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Army West Point waiting for changes to pay off

AFAN: Air Force, Army, Navy newsletter on Army football future

Photo: Army wide receiver Edgar Allen Poe Jr.

It’s not all doom and gloom on the Hudson River for the Army West Point Black Knights.

I say that despite a 2-10 record last year, despite the Black Knights having missed a bowl game for the fifth straight year and 18th time in the last 20 seasons. Despite having been swept by Air Force and Navy for the third straight time and nine in the last 10 in the round-robin series for the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy. ... 

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Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan is an award-winning sportswriter and the author of "Raye of Light". Tom has also written for the San Diego Union-Tribune, Voice of San Diego,,, and Gameday Central. He has won multiple first-place awards from the San Diego Press Club and first place from the Copley News Service Ring of Truth Awards. The National Football Foundation/San Diego Chapter presented him its Distinguished American Award in 2003 and USA Track and Field’s San Diego Chapter its President’s Award in 2000.

Raye of Light: Jimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, the integration of college football and the 1965-66 Michigan State Spartans

By Tom Shanahan; Foreword by Tony Dungy; August Publications

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