Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds got his final approval from the secretary of defense on Friday to play in the NFL for the Ravens.
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If approved, Keenan Reynolds, a sixth-round pick of the Ravens, would fulfill his service commitment in the Navy Reserve, which would allow him to play full time in the NFL this season.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus said Thursday that QB Keenan Reynolds has a good chance of playing for the Ravens in 2016.
Is Jamir Tillman Navy's newest Jedi?
Keenan Reynolds will hand his lightsaber to Tillman to maintain balance within the force of the Midshipmen's offense. It doesn't matter that Tillman is a WR in a triple option offense. May the No. 4s be with you
The Ravens and new draft pick Keenan Reynolds will both have to wait and see if the Navy will make the former Midshipmen quarterback honor his five-year service commitment.
President Barack Obama congratulated the Naval Academy football team for winning the annual Commander in Chief's Trophy.
Keenan Reynolds faces position change
The Navy quarterback faces a service commitment and position switch to become a pro, but Reynolds is listed by Jeff Legwold among the non-combine players who could be drafted. Combine snubs
Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds and UConn forward Breanna Stewart won the AAU James E. Sullivan Award on Sunday as the most outstanding U.S. amateur athletes who demonstrate premier leadership.
Reynolds, who rushed for an FBS-record 88 touchdowns as the Midshipmen's quarterback, didn't earn an invite to the NFL combine. But after working out for scouts in late March, he's not giving up.
Among the seven finalists for the Sullivan Award honoring the best amateur athlete are UConn's Breanna Stewart and gymnastics champion Simone Biles.
Paul Finebaum and callers weigh in on Ben Simmons' short career at LSU and wonder what the correct rule should be for NBA eligibility. Plus, Navy QB Keenan Reynolds joins.
Navy to retire Keenan Reynolds' number
Navy football is retiring No. 19, the team announced Sunday. Reynolds scored 88 rushing TDs in his career, the most rushing TDs in Div. I history and most total TDs in FBS history.
Newton isn't just a college star
Cam Newton joins Jim Plunkett and Roger Staubach as the only Heisman-winning QBs to start in the Super Bowl -- both Plunkett and Staubach won their first starts on the big stage.
Cadets take a crack at Midshipmen
What's a rivalry without a little trash talk? Army-Navy may be an esteemed contest with an extensive history, but that doesn't stop the fan bases from taking jabs at each other. Best GameDay signs
From the starmaking turn of Clemson QB Deshaun Watson to the dominant return of Arizona LB Scooby Wright III, it was a bowl season full of incredible performances.
College football's biggest TD machine?
Keenan Reynolds scored his 88th career touchdown in Navy's victory over Pittsburgh in the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman. He broke a tie with Louisiana Tech's Kenneth Dixon for most TDs in FBS history. Best and worst of bowl season
Midshipmen rise in final Power Rankings
QB Keenan Reynolds capped his outstanding career with 270 yards and four TDs to defeat Pittsburgh. How high is Navy on our season-ending list? Power Rankings
Significance of 3? Reynolds' TD runs
Navy QB Keenan Reynolds ran for three TDs against Pittsburgh to set the FBS record for most TDs from scrimmage (88). ESPN Stats & Info breaks down the entire bowl season by numbers. 40 numbers to know
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