One of the most poignant images to emerge from Tuesday’s commissioning ceremony was that of an Army-Navy football helmet placed with care on an otherwise empty fold-out chair. It served as a heartfelt tribute to Midshipman First Class David Forney.
Statement from Coach Harbaugh on the passing of david forney'>Navy Midshipman David Forney:
Navy announced late Friday night that David Forney died. He was 22. Forney was found unresponsive in his dorm room Thursday night, per the school. He started every game in 2019 as Navy went 11-2 and won the Liberty Bowl.