The 118th meeting between the Army Black Knights and the Navy Midshipmen will take place on Saturday and Price Atkinson did a special live broadcast of “Yards and Stripes” from Radio Row on Friday afternoon to preview Army vs. Navy.
The broadcast kicked off with Price being joined by Vince Papale to discuss the game being in Philadelphia. In addition, Papale talks about the first time he attended a game between Army and Navy, the movie about his life, and his relationship with Dick Vermeil.
His next guest was Wounded Warrior Project CEO Michael Lennington to discuss what the Wounded Warrior Project does for veterans around the country and the game between Army and Navy. Then, Price was joined by Scott Wykoff of the Navy Radio Network to find out how the preparations are going for the Midshipmen heading into Saturday’s matchup.
Then in the final guest interview on this special edition of “Yards and Stripes,” Price was joined by former college and NFL coach Rick Neuheisel. They previewed the Army vs. Navy game, what both offenses are looking to do, and if any of the service academy coaches could end up with a power five job in the future.
In addition to those interviews, Price let’s you hear from the coaches for both teams throughout the broadcast as Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo talked about the preparations his team has gone through to get ready for this matchup and Army coach Jeff Monken talked about how his team has gotten ready for this game.