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Army West Point: Coming off an impressive 2018 season in which Army stunned the college football world by going 11-2 and ended the year with nine straight wins, it looked like the Black Knights were poised to break out again in 2019. Army took Michigan to the limit with the Wolverines barely surviving 24-21 in overtime, but after starting the season 3-1, it has struggled to find its footing. The Black Knights were winless in the month of October, but rebounded with a much easier November that included wins over UMass and VMI. Now at the end of the season, Army has its three-game winning streak over Navy to defend, the first such streak for the Black Knights since it won five in a row from 1992-96.Navy: Ken Niumatalolo is the winningest coach in Navy history, posting a record of 87-58 through his first 11 seasons with the Midshipmen. That's 32 more wins than George Welsh (1973-1981) had as the second-winningest coach in program history. But Navy struggled in 2018 to its worst season under Niumatolo (3-10). That is not the case in 2019 as the Midshipmen have been nearly the opposite of the Black Knights, going undefeated in the month of Army West Point: Coming off an impressive 2018 season in which Army stunned the college football world by going 11-2 and ended the year with nine straight wins, it looked like the Black Knights were poised to break out again in 2019. Army took Michigan to the limit with the Wolverines barely surviving 24-21 in overtime, but after starting the season 3-1, it has struggled to find its footing. The Black Knights were winless in the month of October, but rebounded with a much easier November that included wins over UMass and VMI. Now at the end of the season, Army has its three-game winning streak over Navy to defend, the first such streak for the Black Knights since it won five in a row from 1992-96.Navy: Ken Niumatalolo is the winningest coach in Navy history, posting a record of 87-58 through his first 11 seasons with the Midshipmen. That's 32 more wins than George Welsh (1973-1981) had as the second-winningest coach in program history. But Navy struggled in 2018 to its worst season under Niumatolo (3-10). That is not the case in 2019 as the Midshipmen have been nearly the opposite of the Black Knights, going undefeated in the month of October and reentering the AP Top 25. Though the Midshipmen were blown out by Notre Dame, they followed up with nice wins against SMU and Houston. They will now end their season trying to reestablish their dominance over Army.

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