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Brent Briggeman

Air Force Academy Sports Reporter

Brent Briggeman has been with the The Gazette since 2006 and began covering Air Force athletics in the fall of 2012. While with The Gazette I've jumped from layout & design to covering the Sky Sox to spending several years overseeing our high school sports coverage. I've written for newspapers at the University of Kansas, St. Joseph, Mo., and Maui. (By the way, one of those things is not like the other)

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SEC school shares Air Force's complaint about kickoff times

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force has dished out its fair share of grumbling about the college football television schedule.

Well, Falcons fans (and coach Troy Calhoun), you’re not alone.

Proving it’s not just the smaller...

Air Force fullback excited to see what he can do at full strength

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Because D.J. Johnson's strength as a football player is his strength, he was never himself last season.

That's no longer the case for the fullback, who on the football field looks like a 5-foot-9 bowling...

Air Force football coaches fine with on-field skirmishes, at least to a point

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

When it comes to on-field skirmishes during practice, Air Force coaches not only accept it; in some ways, they want it.

"You'd rather pull guys out than push guys in," Falcons defensive coordinator Steve...

Air Force notebook: Defensive position battles intensify

By: Brent Briggeman

Position battles on the Air Force defense appear no closer to a resolution now than they were when camp opened two weeks ago. If anything, the competition seems to have intensified. And part of that is by...

Air Force notebook: Calhoun explains practice schedule

By: Brent Briggeman

Back on the field

Air Force returned to the practice field Monday, practicing indoors at the Holaday Athletic Center on a rainy afternoon with lightning in the area.

The Falcons canceled scheduled...

Evolution of Air Force offense helped assistant land job at San Diego St.

By: Brent Briggeman

Much was written for Sunday’s edition of The Gazette about the evolving diversity in Air Force’s offense. Some still call it a triple-option offense, while in truth the option is only a fraction of what the Falcons...