Sept. 4 Duke, 6

Coach Ted Roof led the Blue Devils to wins in two of their last three games.

Sept. 11 Northeastern, 1:30

The Division I-AA Huskies finished 8-4 and third in the Atlantic 10 last year.

Sept. 18 at Tulsa, 7

Tulsa, 1-11 in 2002, went 8-5 last year, Division I-A's best turnaround.

Sept. 25 Vanderbilt, 1:30

The Commodores were 2-10 in 2003 but scared Georgia and Georgia Tech.

Sept. 30 at Air Force, 7:30

Not much time for Midshipmen to prepare for Thursday night ESPN game.

Oct. 16 vs. Notre Dame, noon

In East Rutherford, N.J.

Is this the season a 41-year drought finally ends?

Oct. 23 Rice, 1:30

The only team that rushed the ball better than the Owls last year? Navy.

Oct. 30 Delaware, 1:30

The defending I-AA national champion has won five times in Annapolis.

Nov. 6 at Tulane, 7

The Green Wave must replace QB J.P. Losman, a first-round pick of the Bills.

Nov. 20 Rutgers, 1:30

The Scarlet Knights beat Syracuse, 24-7, in last season's finale.

Dec. 4 Army, 2:30 in Philadelphia

The Midshipmen have won four of their last five games vs. Army, including the last two by a combined score of 92-18.