Despite spirit, Army falls short to Navy

By Master Sgt. Dave LargentDecember 12, 2010

Army cadets cheer on the Black Knights as their defense tries to stop Navy at Lincoln Financial Field Dec. 11.  But when the clock ran out, Navy had run up 31 points to the Army's 17.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army cadets cheer on the Black Knights as their defense tries to stop Navy at Lincoln Financial Field Dec. 11. But when the clock ran out, Navy had run up 31 points to the Army's 17. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Dave Largent) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Golden Knights Parachute Team members  jump onto the field at Lincoln Financial Center before the beginning of the 2010 Army-Navy football game Dec. 11.  The Navy's Leapfrogs also parachuted onto the field.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Golden Knights Parachute Team members jump onto the field at Lincoln Financial Center before the beginning of the 2010 Army-Navy football game Dec. 11. The Navy's Leapfrogs also parachuted onto the field. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. David Largent) VIEW ORIGINAL
West Point cadets form up on the field and salute at the beginning of the 2010 Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field, Dec. 11.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – West Point cadets form up on the field and salute at the beginning of the 2010 Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field, Dec. 11. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. David Largent) VIEW ORIGINAL
Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta waits to take part in the coin toss for the Army-Navy football game Dec. 11 at Lincoln Financial Center in Philadelphia.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta waits to take part in the coin toss for the Army-Navy football game Dec. 11 at Lincoln Financial Center in Philadelphia. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. David Largent) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. and Army Historical Foundation Executive Director retired Brig. Gen. Creighton W. Abrams Jr. reflect after unveiling the designs for three commemorative coins during the Dec. 11 Army-Navy football game.  The coins celebrate the Army's history and heritage.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. and Army Historical Foundation Executive Director retired Brig. Gen. Creighton W. Abrams Jr. reflect after unveiling the designs for three commemorative coins during the Dec. 11 Army-Navy football game. The coins celebrate the Army's history and heritage. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. David Largent) VIEW ORIGINAL