Sport Watch: Navy flea-flicker turns into safety for Army
How China's special forces stack up against the US's special operators
Chinese special operators are getting more resources and going through more training, but there are something you can't teach.The successes of US and coalition special-operations units in the Global War on Terror (GWOT) and in Syria against ISIS have showcased the importance and utility of small teams of highly trained troops.
Nothing was going right for Navy on Saturday in its storied rivalry game with Army.
The Midshipmen were down 10-0 late and were totally shut down by the Cadets. So, they went into their bag of trickeration … with disastrous results.
The flea-flicker fooled no one and Army tackled Navy’s Mark Walker in the end zone for two more points to make it 12-0.
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Points allowed: 0
Points scored: 2— CBS Sports (@CBSSports)
Executives reject NFL's COVID-19 policy
It was this past Sunday that the Denver Broncos had to play an actual football game without a quarterback. That’s due to the questionable NFL COVID-19 policies around the league. © Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Meanwhile, the Baltimore Ravens' Week 12 game was postponed three times after originally being scheduled for Thanksgiving night. It took place on Wednesday with Baltimore losing a close affair to the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers.The backdrop here is drama surrounding the NFL COVID-19 policy as the pandemic continues to spread unabated around the United States.
Navy needs a strategic communications adjustment .
Congressional allies stand ready and willing to work with the Department of Defense to actualize this plan, but the Navy needs to be fully transparent and candid — a failure to adequately communicate this plan will be to the nation’s detriment.The Navy and the Office of the Secretary of Defense have done a fine job constructing this 30-year Shipbuilding Plan. Particularly noteworthy is the Navy's effort on accelerating our asymmetrical advantages with a focus on attack submarines while simultaneously shoring up our weaknesses by increasing our logistics fleet.