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Army defense shuts-out Air Force 21-0

The Air Force Falcons couldn't break through the Army West Point Black Knight's defense in time to score in their 21-0 loss against their rivals at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The game ended the Falcons' 306-game scoring streak, marking their first shut-out since their 1992 Liberty Bowl loss to Ole Miss. The game was the Falcons' first home shut-out since November 1, 1980 according to the school.

Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) runs between Army Black Knights defensive back Mike Reynolds (10) and Army Black Knights linebacker Alex Aukerman (21)  at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) runs between Army Black Knights defensive back Mike Reynolds (10) and Army Black Knights linebacker Alex Aukerman (21) at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Air Force cadets cheer for a television camera, one wearing the remains of a pi–ata meant to represent Army West Point, before the game at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Army West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.
Air Force cadets cheer for a television camera, one wearing the remains of a pi–ata meant to represent Army West Point, before the game at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Army West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17) runs upfield as Air Force Falcons linebacker Lakota Wills (8) and Air Force Falcons linebacker Jack Flor (50) pounce on him at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17) runs upfield as Air Force Falcons linebacker Lakota Wills (8) and Air Force Falcons linebacker Jack Flor (50) pounce on him at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17) runs the ball at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17) runs the ball at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Army Black Knights running back Darnell Woolfolk (33) slams Air Force Falcons defensive back James Jones (4) into the ground before being shoved out of bounds at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights shut out the Falcons 21-0.
Army Black Knights running back Darnell Woolfolk (33) slams Air Force Falcons defensive back James Jones (4) into the ground before being shoved out of bounds at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights shut out the Falcons 21-0.

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Army West Point Black Knights take the lead with a first quarter touchdown and several army members do push ups in the end zone at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Army West Point Black Knights take the lead with a first quarter touchdown and several army members do push ups in the end zone at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Air Force Falcons wide receiver Andrew Smith (10) runs the ball wide against the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Air Force Falcons wide receiver Andrew Smith (10) runs the ball wide against the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Air Force Falcons quarterback Arion Worthman (2) throws a pass for a first down at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Falcons lost to the Army West Point Black Knights 21-0.
Air Force Falcons quarterback Arion Worthman (2) throws a pass for a first down at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Falcons lost to the Army West Point Black Knights 21-0.

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Air Force Falcons defensive back James Jones (4) leads the team into Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.
Air Force Falcons defensive back James Jones (4) leads the team into Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights lead 14-0 at half time.

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Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) runs the ball as Army Black Knights defensive back Rhyan England (8) fails to stop him at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Cleveland was brought down a short gain later.
Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) runs the ball as Army Black Knights defensive back Rhyan England (8) fails to stop him at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Cleveland was brought down a short gain later.

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An Army West Point officer leads a cheer while held up by West Point cheerleaders at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.
An Army West Point officer leads a cheer while held up by West Point cheerleaders at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.

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Air Force Falcons mascot "The Bird" performs before the air force cadet section at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.
Air Force Falcons mascot "The Bird" performs before the air force cadet section at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

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An Army West Point officer high-fives crowd members at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.
An Army West Point officer high-fives crowd members at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

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Air Force Falcons wide receiver Marcus Bennett (8) heads to the cadet section of the stands to sing the Alma Mater with his team after losing to the Army West Point Black Knights  21-0 at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.
Air Force Falcons wide receiver Marcus Bennett (8) heads to the cadet section of the stands to sing the Alma Mater with his team after losing to the Army West Point Black Knights 21-0 at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

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Air Force cadets hold hands while singing of the Academy's Alma Mater after losing to the Army West Point Black Knights 21-0 at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.
Air Force cadets hold hands while singing of the Academy's Alma Mater after losing to the Army West Point Black Knights 21-0 at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

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Air Force Falcons hold hands while singing the Alma Mater at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Falcons where shut out for the first time since they lost the Liberty Bowl in 1992.
Air Force Falcons hold hands while singing the Alma Mater at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Falcons where shut out for the first time since they lost the Liberty Bowl in 1992.

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Army Black Knights wide receiver Jeff Ejekam (81), Army Black Knights defensive back James Gibson (2) and Army Black Knights running back Kell Walker (5) cheer after singing their Alma Mater at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.
Army Black Knights wide receiver Jeff Ejekam (81), Army Black Knights defensive back James Gibson (2) and Army Black Knights running back Kell Walker (5) cheer after singing their Alma Mater at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Black Knights defeated the Air Force Falcons 21-0.

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Air Force cheerleaders perform before the cadet section while waiting for a time out to end at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Air Force was shut out at home for the first time since November 1, 1980 according to the school.
Air Force cheerleaders perform before the cadet section while waiting for a time out to end at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Air Force was shut out at home for the first time since November 1, 1980 according to the school.

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Army West Point cheerleaders encourage the Army crowd at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Academy Falcons 21-0.
Army West Point cheerleaders encourage the Army crowd at Falcon Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The West Point Black Knights defeated the Air Force Academy Falcons 21-0.

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Juan DeJesus is hit with a one dollar bill during the Air Force's band performance in the tunnel entrance at the North end zone as the Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. The last time the Falcons were held scoreless was by Mississippi in the 1992 Liberty Bowl. It was the first time the Falcons were shut out at home since Nov. 1, 1980, according to the school. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) is brought down by group of the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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The Air Force falcon appears entering the field from the tunnel before the game as the U.S. Air Force Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Members of the Air Force band perform in the North tunnel to the amusement and enjoyment of the crowd above as the Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons defensive back Robert Bullard (16) yells as he exits the tunnel with his teammates before the Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. The last time the Falcons were held scoreless was by Mississippi in the 1992 Liberty Bowl. It was the first time the Falcons were shut out at home since Nov. 1, 1980, according to the school. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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A falcon sits on its handlers hand during the U.S. Air Force Falcons Army West Point Black Knights football game at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17), left, is brought down by Air Force Falcons defensive back Marquis Griffin (2) at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons running back Timothy McVey (33) is tackled as the U.S. Air Force Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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The U.S. Air Force Falcons prepare for the next play following a media time out against Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons defensive back Jeremy Fejedelem (27) gets ready for the next play against Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights running back Kell Walker (5), left, stiff arms Air Force Falcons defensive back Jeremy Fejedelem (27) as he runs the ball for a touchdown in the fourth quarter at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons tight end Ryan Reffitt (85) misses a catch from quarterback Arion Worthman (2) at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17), right, passes the ball off to running back Andy Davidson (40) at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons running back Timothy McVey (33) is brought down the Army Black Knights defense at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons quarterback Arion Worthman (2), right, passes the ball off to Air Force Falcons running back Timothy McVey (33) at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw (17) runs the ball for extra yards at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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The U.S. Air Force cadets watch as the final minute of the game in a loss to the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw throws the ball to running back Kell Walker (5) for a touchdown play at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights running back Kell Walker (5) is brought down by a group of Air Force Falcons at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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A young fan celebrates after correctly guessing the hat that the Carl's Jr. prize was in as the U.S. Air Force Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights quarterback is brought down by a group of Air Force Falcons at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights wait for the end of the timeout at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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The U.S. Air Force Falcons dance team performs during a media time out as the team took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons wide receiver Ronald Cleveland (3) runs the ball for extra yards at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Air Force Falcons running back Timothy McVey (33) is tackled as the U.S. Air Force Falcons took on the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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The U.S. Air Force Falcons sing their Alma Mater following their loss to the Army West Point Black Knights at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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Army Black Knights celebrates their victory over the Air Force Falcons at Falcon Stadium on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Army West Point defeated the Air Force by a score of 21-0. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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