1991 Air Force Falcons football team

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1991 Air Force Falcons football
Air Force Falcons logo 1963-1994.png
WAC Champions
Liberty Bowl champions
Conference Western Athletic Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 24
AP No. 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 (Commander-in-Chief's Trophy) 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 (Commander-in-Chief's Trophy) W 46–6   49,203
November 23 at Hawaii Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI (Kuter Trophy) 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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