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Air Force, Navy, Army await approval

Updated: October 2, 2013, 9:11 PM ET
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Army, Navy and Air Force will be playing football games this weekend pending final approval by the Secretary of Defense, a source told ESPN's Brett McMurphy.

The Defense Department temporarily had suspended sports competition at the service academies Tuesday as a result of the partial government shutdown stemming from the budget impasse in Congress. All schools involved have said that a decision would be made by noon Thursday.

"The games (Air Force at Navy, Army at Boston College) have ...

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