Navy owns a 10-0 record in games played at Lincoln Financial Field.
Hoffman is a sophomore from Audobon, Pa.
West enters the fall third on the depth chart at left guard
Navy at Temple 9-6-14
• At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart at left tackle behind Blake Copeland and Seth White ... has good size ... is athletic enough to play the position ... has a great attitude and is a hard worker.
• 2014: Saw his first career action in Navy’s rout of VMI.
• 2013: Did not see any varsity action.
• High School / Personal: A 2013 graduate of La Salle College High School, Hoffman was a three-year football letterwinner ... garnered All-Southeast Pennsylvania, all-city and All-Catholic League honors his senior year ... recipient of the Mini-Maxwell Award ... selected to play in the Pennsylvania Scholastic Football Coaches Association All-Star Game ... had offers from Harvard, Princeton and Penn ... father, Pat, is a 1986 graduate of the Naval Academy and played football (offensive line) for the Midshipmen ... uncle, David Buckley, is a 1987 graduate of the Naval Academy ... uncle, Chris Hoffman, is also a Naval Academy graduate ... son of Patrick Sr. and Stacey Hoffman ... majoring in quantitative economics ... has a 3.29 grade point average..