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Brent Briggeman

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  • 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: 12 hr ago

    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...

  • Mountain West notebook: Week 9

    Published: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    MOUNTAIN DIVISION   AIR FORCE The Falcons do not play this week. Next game: Nov. 1 at Army   BOISE STATE Boise State junior tailback Jay Ajayi has become so productive at home that his 195 yards from scrimmage and two touchdowns Friday night against Fresno State...

  • Times set for Air Force basketball's opening weekend at Military Classic

    Published: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    Air Force will open its season at 6 p.m., Nov. 14, it was announced on Wednesday. The Falcons will be at the All-Military Classic in West Point, N.Y., playing Army in that first-round game on a Friday evening. Here's the full press release about the schedule for that weekend's...

  • Air Force football will be rested for important game

    Updated: Tue, Oct 21, 2014

    Air Force can kill two giant birds with one stone in its next game, and the schedule seems to be lending a hand. With a win at Army on Nov. 1 the Falcons (5-2) would capture the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy and earn bowl eligibility. They'll enter that game rested and fresh from this...

  • Rocktober redux with the Royals? Rethink that

    Published: Tue, Oct 21, 2014

    We've seen this before, right? The kneejerk reaction from many is to compare the streaking Kansas City Royals to the 2007 Colorado Rockies. With so many parallels, it's no wonder. These Royals have won eight postseason games in a row and find themselves ready to open the World Series...

  • 10 takeaways from Air Force's win over New Mexico

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Here's a look back at some of the highlights from Air Force's 35-31 Mountain West Conference win Saturday over New Mexico at Falcon Stadium: THE NUMBERS 0 - Times Air Force had trailed at home through three games, a run that ended when New Mexico scored the game’s first touchdown...

  • Air Force outscores New Mexico behind fullbacks, passing game and late defense

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Jalen Robinette reached up over his head at about the 15-yard line and hauled in a pass in stride. From there, he just played by feel. He shrugged off an attempted tackle when a cornerback tried to grab his shoulders, he then stopped on a dime, sending another defensive back flying...

  • Fullbacks finally in the middle of the action for Air Force

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Fullback Shayne Davern ran for 8 yards on Air Force's first play Saturday. He ran for 3 more on the second play, giving the Falcons a first down and quickly revealing a key component of the game plan: This was going to be the week that Air Force involved its fullbacks. "We...