Maybe because the Midshipmen need the Terps to not get rolled over on the ground to win the national rushing title for the fourth straight year.
The Wolf Pack could threaten or surpass that today with a strong effort. Here’s a look at how the Midshipmen (8-5) stand; all four teams immediately behind them in rushing yardage play in the next two days.
|Navy||–||EagleBank||Lost to WF|
|Georgia Tech||413||Chick-Fil-A||Louisiana State|
|Air Force||574||Armed Forces||Houston|