| Independent|| 7–4–1|
| George Welsh (9th year)|
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1981 Navy Midshipmen football team Wikipedia
The 1981 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1981 NCAA Division I-A football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by ninth-year head coach George Welsh.