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  • Davern's debut at fullback for Air Force draws rave reviews

    Updated: Wed, Sep 3, 2014

    The headlines obviously went to Jacobi Owens in Air Force’s 44-16 season-opening victory over Nicholls State. But while Owens ran for 233 yards in his Falcons debut, another sophomore making his first appearance in the backfield left an impression as well. Fullback Shayne Davern ran...

  • Air Force offensive tackle says roster is correct, he weighs just 240 pounds

    Updated: Wed, Sep 3, 2014

    Air Force right tackle Sevrin Remmo says there’s no typo next to his name on the roster. He does, in fact, weigh just 240 pounds. “That’s right,” said the 6-foot-3 Remmo. “It’s probably a little under that most times.” Air Force’s line in general has grown larger. Center Michael...

  • Dual role brings sense of calm to Air Force kicker/punter Will Conant

    Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    Nearly every Air Force offensive drive this season will end with the ball leavig the right foot of Will Conant. Knowing that brings a sense of calm to Conant, the Falcons placekicker and punter. "I actually feel more relaxed having two roles," Conant said, explaining the uncertainty...

  • Mountain West notebook: Week 2

    Published: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    Newspaper beat writers from around the Mountain West combine for news and notes as teams prepare for the season's second week:   MOUNTAIN DIVISION   AIR FORCE Jacobi Owens ran for 233 yards in his Air Force debut last week in a 44-16 victory over Nicholls State....

  • Air Force's depth shows with Jordan Pierce ready to step in at LB for Joey Nichol

    Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    Linebacker Jordan Pierce had the look of someone who had been there before when he entered the game in place of the injured Joey Nichol on Saturday for Air Force. It's no wonder. He has, in fact, been there before. Pierce, who moved up the depth chart and is the likely starter this...

  • Air Force coordinator Q&A: Offensive coach Mike Thiessen

    Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014

    Air Force offensive coordinator/receivers coach Mike Thiessen talks to The Gazette's Brent Briggeman in a look back at an opening victory over Nicholls State and a look ahead at Wyoming.   Now that you’ve had some time to digest the film, what stood out? I thought we had a...

  • Air Force coordinator Q&A: Defensive coach Steve Russ

    Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014

    Air Force defensive coordinator/secondary coach Steve Russ chats with The Gazette's Brent Briggeman in a look back at Week 1 vs. Nicholls State and a look ahead at Wyoming.   The aggressive style and frequent blitzing was interesting to see, is that what we’ll grow accustomed...

  • Air Force takes lessons from early problems in opening victory

    Updated: Mon, Sep 1, 2014

    Air Force may have run away with its opener against Nicholls State, but there were enough tense moments early to give the Falcons a legitimate look at its revamped defense. And not all that was shown was positive. In the first half, before Nicholls State wilted in a 44-16 defeat,...

  • Air Force safety Weston Steelhammer cracks down on opponent from his home state

    Published: Sun, Aug 31, 2014

    Weston Steelhammer actually took the brunt of the collision on Saturday's biggest play. The Air Force sophomore flew around the blind side on a safety blitz and took a running start at Nicholls State's 6-foot, 215-pound quarterback Jalen Henderson. The hit provided a jolt to...

  • Jacobi Owens busts out for 233 yards in his debut as Air Force rolls

    Updated: Sat, Aug 30, 2014

    Air Force took about 20 minutes to get the engines running, but it was spectacular after that point. The Falcons followed 233 yards from sophomore tailback Jacobi Owens in his Air Force debut, had another 55 yards and two touchdowns from Devin Rushing and sprinted past Nicholls State...

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