Navy reserves fill key positions in showdown with rival Army

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Despite their recent success, head coach Ken Niumatalolo knows the game won't be easy for his team but that they're battle tested and ready for anything.

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They are literally called the "Beat Army" uniforms, with those words plastered on the gloves, helmet, and back of the jersey.

"But I'll say this about Army-Navy, none of that matters one bit", he said. "Everybody that's a competitor in that game cares more about that game than any game they play". "It's tough to lose players like that, but Kenny does such a great job that he'll have somebody step in at each one of those positions and they'll be ready to go".

Now it's up to Abey to direct the triple option in a glaring spotlight.

"Ending the streak is very big to me", Army senior linebacker Jeremy Timpf said.

When he took over for Worth a week ago, he was 7-for-13 passing for 104 yards, throwing two interceptions.

In any case, it is a sure lock that Army hopes more for Navy to emulate the USS Zumwalt, its newest high-tech warship that has a nasty habit of breaking down.

"At the academy, you're only going to go so high", Sutton said. Once we get on the field Saturday, we should have a clear mind.

Gulley ran 43 times in 2016, averaging a whopping 9.9 yards per carry and scoring four touchdowns. On Tuesday, he had his leg on a scooter with a Lisfranc injury.

"It's one big happy family it really is so I love that everyone is approachable", Ehrenberg. "That's what brings me peace".



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