The Navy Midshipmen football team represent the United States Naval Academy in NCAA Division I-A college football. They are independent (not in a conference). Navy has 19 players and 3 coaches in the College Football Hall of Fame and won the National Championship in 1926. The mascot is Bill the Goat. The current coach is Paul Johnson beginning in 2002.
The Army-Navy Game, an annual game generally played on the last weekend of the college football regular season in early December, pits the football teams of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York (Army) and United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland (Navy) against one another. It is one of the most traditional and enduring rivalries in college football, and is televised every year by CBS.