The 1946 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy. The Cadets were coached by Red Blaik in his sixth year and finished the season undefeated with a record of nine wins, zero losses and one tie (9–0–1). The squad was also recognized as national champions for the 1946 season by several selectors. The Cadets' offense scored 263 points, while the defense allowed 80 points.
^Whittingham, Richard (2001). "6". Rites of Autumn: The Story of College Football. New York: The Free Press. pp. 148–183. ISBN0-7432-2219-9. It was surely the game of the year, and many have said it was the college football game of the century