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Brent Briggeman

AFA Reporter

  • Air Force's productive Class of 2017 avoiding a sophomore slump

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    Sophomores on the Air Force football team typically toil on scout teams, help in the kicking game and occupy reserve roles. The challenges facing this year's Falcons sophomore are a bit different. "I would say that the sophomores, we really just talk about staying together, staying...

  • Air Force offense on guard against timing problems after another off week


    Everything Air Force runs on offense relies on the timing of multiple people. From a run-heavy scheme that requires team blocks and reads from running backs to take place in an instant, to a newfound reliance on the passing game that demands cohesion between the quarterback and...

  • 'Blue Bolt' delivers speedy water to Air Force football team

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    They call him the Blue Bolt. If you've watched Air Force play football during the past four years, you've probably noticed him, and you understand the nickname. Chris Woychak is the guy who flies around the huddle, offering players water at a dizzying pace. He's a team manager. But...

  • Robert Green's return a good sign for Air Force's defensive front

    Updated: Mon, Oct 27, 2014

    Robert Green's name was finally heard over the Falcon Stadium loudspeaker, and what a good sign that is for Air Force. Green, a senior defensive lineman, assisted on a pair of tackles against New Mexico in a 35-31 Falcons victory Oct. 18. It marked the season debut for a player who...

  • Air Force football roster built with multisport talents

    Updated: Sun, Oct 26, 2014

    Garrett Brown was in the locker room preparing for a high school basketball game when his coach informed him a college scout was in the building. "He told me, 'There's an Air Force coach here, you better play good,'" Brown said. The coach in the building that night in Marietta,...

  • Late-period goal deflates Air Force hockey in fourth-straight loss

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    Air Force briefly recovered after giving up a goal in the first two minutes on Friday night. But when it gave up a goal in the final 2.6 seconds of the first period, RIT took charge. The Falcons couldn't stop the damage after that second goal and fell for the fourth time in a row...

  • Doherty drives into the postseason with shutout victory

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    Justice Littrell - the Bus, as he's known at Doherty - racked up 110 of his 148 rushing yards in a 69-second span before halftime and helped the Spartans drive into playoffs with a 44-0 victory over Douglas County that all but locked up a single-digit seed. Littrell scored from 31...

  • Air Force WR Jennings on College Hall of Fame ballot

    Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    Ernie Jennings, who caught 148 passes for 2,392 yards for Air Force between 1968-70, is on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot. Jennings owns every major career, season and single-game receiving record for the Falcons. Here's the release sent from Air Force on Thursday morning...

  • Garrett Brown, Jalen Robinette a rare duo in Air Force passing game

    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    Garrett Griffin, from his tight end position, has the perfect vantage point to decipher how opposing defenses weigh the threats posed by the Air Force offense. Some weeks teams will cheat toward the side of wide receiver Jalen Robinette. Other times they'll lean toward slot receiver...

  • Top pass-catching tandems through Air Force football history

    Published: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    We wrote today about Garrett Brown and Jalen Robinette, a rare duo in the passing game for Air Force. The story makes mention of other pass-catching teammates the Falcons have had through the years. Here's the full list of leading receiving teammates by yardage for Air Force in the...