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1948 Army-Navy: “The Mismatch Of The Century” That Really Wasn’t

In the immediate postwar years, the three dominant college football powers were Notre Dame, Michigan and Army, with a combined 69-6-8 record among them between 1946 and 1949. Notre Dame and Michigan have been major powers for forever and a … Continue reading

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Kansas – Missouri: The Border War That Is No More

Politics in the form of TV money has apparently done away with one of America’s great gridiron rivalries, but for the 121 years and 120 games that it lasted, the Kansas-Missouri “showdown” was perhaps the fiercest one of them all. … Continue reading

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1948 Army-Navy: “The Mismatch Of The Century” That Wasn’t

In the immediate postwar years, the three dominant college football powers were Notre Dame, Michigan and Army, with a combined 69-6-8 record among them between 1946 and 1949. Notre Dame and Michigan have been major powers for forever and a … Continue reading

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Kansas – Missouri: The Border War That Is No More

Politics in the form of TV money has apparently done away with one of America’s great gridiron rivalries, but for the 121 years and 120 games that it lasted, the Kansas-Missouri “showdown” was perhaps the fiercest one of them all. … Continue reading

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