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 Covering the Bowl Game.

 For media wishing to cover the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, the credential application will be available in the fall. 

 The offficial media hotel for this year is the Courtyard Marriott Blackstone Hotel in Fort Worth, located at 601 Main Street. 

 

Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl: Weekly Release: Sept. 7, 2017

TEAM USA VS. CONFERENCE USA

A game between Army West Point and a team from Conference USA makes for a fitting matchup for the 15th edition of the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl. The patriotic game has featured the armed forces theme since 2006, and is the only bowl to host all three service academies (Army, Navy and Air Force).

 

AND THEY WERE RUNNING

Rhodes accepts Armed Forces Merit Award

TAMPA, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2017) – Steven Rhodes of Middle Tennessee State University joined other honorees and award recipients Monday morning at the annual Football Writers Association of America breakfast.

Rhodes, who completed his collegiate career at Middle Tennessee by playing on Christmas Eve in the Hawai'i Bowl, was officially presented with the Armed Forces Merit Award at the FWAA event at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina.

Postgame Quotes: Louisiana Tech

TIM SIMMONS:  Coach Holtz start off, obviously an excellent win for the Bulldogs.

 

COACH HOLTZ:  Excellent win would be an understatement. There was so many things we were trying to accomplish with this week. One, we came off the end of the season where we lost our final two games of the season.

With this senior class, I mean, they have done so many incredible things. We talked about what this class could accomplish, being the first class ever to go to three bowl games in a row.

Catches and a kick make LA Tech a winner

By John Henry

Louisiana Tech’s recipe for an unprecedented third bowl victory in consecutive years Saturday rested with the familiar duo of Trent Taylor and Carlos Henderson in a Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl game that came down to the kicker.

Taylor, the game’s MVP, had game-record totals of 12 catches for 233 yards and two touchdowns, and Henderson added 129 yards and two TDs for the Bulldogs, who defeated No. 25 Navy 48-45 on a 32-yard field goal off the foot of Jonathan Barnes in the closing seconds at TCU’s Amon G. Carter Stadium.

Early turnover dooms Navy

By Jeff Wilson

FORT WORTH, Texas – Nearly 58 minutes remained and 86 points were yet to be scored Friday afternoon when coach Ken Niumatalolo said the outcome of the 14th annual Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl tilted against the No. 25 Navy Midshipmen.

A pitch from quarterback Zack Abey bounded to the ground and into the hands of the other team on Navy's second offensive play of the game. Moments later they trailed by 10 points.

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