Interview with Rich Ellerson: Part II

In a recent exclusive interview's Jim Lawler spoke with Army head coach Rich Ellerson regarding the current state of the program, an overview of this year's offense, defense, special teams and recruiting. In this installment we discuss the outlook for this year's offense and include some questions from readers.
August 27, 2011

INTERVIEW: Payam Saadat & Chris Smeland PT 3 continues its exclusive interviews with Black Knight co-defensive coordinators Payam Saadat and Chris Smeland. In part 3 of 6 the two coaches discuss linebacker speed and size along with playing on defense.
June 6, 2011

2011 Army Spring Game Analysis

The Army Black Knights concluded their spring football practice with the annual Black & Gold game at a chilly Michie Stadium on Wednesday. The Spring game matched the offense and defense in a controlled scrimmage that focused on game situations. Using a modified scoring system the offense ran away with a 35-16 victory over the defense.
March 12, 2011

Army Spring Football- Week 2 Recap

The Black Knights opened their second week of "spring" practice with limited contact drills on Monday and Wednesday. On Friday they practiced without pads. Saturday was the first controlled scrimmage of the spring with the offense and defense facing off against each other in situational matchups.
February 28, 2011

Army Spring Football- Week 1 Recap

The Black Knights opened their third pre-spring, spring football practice under the leadership of head coach Rich Ellerson last week. After completing Army's first winning season since 1996 Army football is faced with the task of replacing all the defense's impact players and the entire offensive line.
February 21, 2011

Army practice & scrimmage notes. Week 2

Anyone who's followed Army since Rich Ellerson took the reins knows his mantra regarding position flexibility. He flat out tells recruits that they are football players first not the position they played in high school. We've seen these switches at a number of positions with the most famous being the move of left tackle Ali Villaneuva to wide receiver.
August 17, 2010

Army Incoming - the Quarterbacks

Now that the new Cadets have taken the oath on R-day will look at this year's incoming freshman class by position. This is Army head coach Rich Ellerson's first full recruiting class. Today we'll check out the new Black Knight quarterbacks.
June 29, 2010

AUDIO: Interview with Matt Luetjen

Last week spoke with Oklahoma prep quarterback Matt Luetjen, who is considered to be one of the top signees in Army's 2010 recruiting crop. Look inside to listen.
February 15, 2010