1991 Air Force Falcons football team

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1991 Air Force Falcons football
Air Force Falcons.svg
WAC Champions
Liberty Bowl champions
Conference Western Athletic Conference
Ranking
Coaches #24
AP #25
1991 record 10–3 (7–1–0 WAC)
Head coach Fisher DeBerry
Home stadium Falcon Stadium
(Capacity: 52,123)
Seasons
« 1990 1992 »
1991 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#23 BYU 7 0 1     8 3 2
San Diego State 6 1 1     8 4 1
#25 Air Force 6 2 0     10 3 0
Utah 4 4 0     7 5 0
Hawaii 3 5 0     4 7 1
Wyoming 2 5 1     4 6 1
UTEP 2 5 1     4 7 1
Colorado State 2 6 0     3 8 0
New Mexico 2 6 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 Air Force Falcons football team represented the United States Air Force Academy in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Falcons came within one victory of playing for the National Championship. In the Ram-Falcon Trophy match, the Falcons beat the Colorado State Rams to win the trophy.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 Weber State* Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, CO W 48–31   41,294
September 7 at Colorado State Hughes StadiumFort Collins, CO (Ram-Falcon Trophy) W 31–26   31,977
September 14 at Utah Rice StadiumSalt Lake City, UT W 24–21   28,619
September 21 San Diego State Falcon Stadium • Colorado Springs, CO W 21–20   43,011
September 28 at BYU Cougar StadiumProvo, UT L 7–21   65,899
October 5 Wyoming Falcon Stadium • Colorado Springs, CO ABC W 51–28   40,227
October 12 at Navy* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 46–6   35,640
October 19 Notre Dame* Falcon Stadium • Colorado Springs, CO ESPN L 15–28   52,024
October 26 UTEP Falcon Stadium • Colorado Springs, CO W 20–13   38,975
November 2 at New Mexico University StadiumAlbuquerque, NM L 32–34   10,793
November 9 Army* Falcon Stadium • Colorado Springs, CO W 46–6   49,203
November 23 at Hawaii Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI W 24–20   36,884
December 29 vs. Mississippi State* Liberty BowlMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) ESPN W 24–16   61,497
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

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Team Players in the NFL[edit]

The following were selected in the 1992 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Joe Wood Kicker 12 332 Houston Oilers

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Kette Dornbush, Bullard Award[3]

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