Week 2 Group of Five Top 10 Poll: Some Explaining to Do

So let me do some explaining. For this week's poll, I added a stipulation. In order to count for the poll, you have to have a win over an FBS program. This obviously led to some interesting changes in who was available to rank in the polls, so I will appreciate if your takes are … Continue reading Week 2 Group of Five Top 10 Poll: Some Explaining to Do

Week One Group of Five Top 10 Poll

O.K., so after a... more eventful than anticipated week in my own life, I bring to you a delayed Top 10 Poll after the first full week of games. The poll is littered with teams that showed out on offense last weekend, and hopefully we'll continue to learn more as these teams play better opponents. … Continue reading Week One Group of Five Top 10 Poll

Group of 5 Quarterbacks With The Most Interesting Match Ups In Week 2

As each week passes in college football season, more questions and unknowns become answered. Contenders turn into pretenders and surprise teams officially turn into contenders. The same rings true for quarterbacks. Some QBs play really well against lower level talent and struggle against elite talent, some are mediocre or average against any level of talent, … Continue reading Group of 5 Quarterbacks With The Most Interesting Match Ups In Week 2

What Did We Learn From Our First Week of American Athletic Conference Football?

Now that ECU finally got their rain-delayed game against North Carolina A&T out of the way, we can talk about what things we learned from our first weekend of action in the AAC. Oh yes, there will be offense... 12 teams played this weekend, six of them scored 30+ points, and four of them scored … Continue reading What Did We Learn From Our First Week of American Athletic Conference Football?

No. 1 Recruit Kayvon Thibodeaux Visited FAMU; What Other FCS Schools Can Pull This Off?

Kayvon Thibodeaux was in Tallahassee visiting Florida State this past weekend when he dropped a bombshell; he was going to visit FAMU.   Looks like I’ll only be going to FSU and FAMU — kayvon thibodeaux (@kayvonT8) July 27, 2018 Whether or not he actually goes and plays for the Rattlers remains to be seen, and … Continue reading No. 1 Recruit Kayvon Thibodeaux Visited FAMU; What Other FCS Schools Can Pull This Off?

The 5 Most Interesting American Matchups this Season

Welcome to The Most Interesting Matchups, the series about interesting gridiron matchups (get it?) from the upcoming season, as taken from the series' history. Think of it as "Drunk G5 History" or "Trivial Pursuit: CFB Edition." Each week, I'll highlight one conference and its particular out-of-conference matchups. I have to rule out teams like UTSA … Continue reading The 5 Most Interesting American Matchups this Season

2018 NCAA Tournament West Region Preview: No. 6 Houston vs No. 11 SDSU

West Region First Round: 6 Houston Cougars vs. 11 San Diego State Aztecs Thursday, March 15, 2018 Location: Intrust Bank Arena, Wichita, Kansas Time: 7:20 PM ET TV: TBS The Ides of March are upon us, and who will be the first victim claimed? On paper, it would seem that this is a great bowl … Continue reading 2018 NCAA Tournament West Region Preview: No. 6 Houston vs No. 11 SDSU

How Should New Mexico State Finish Out Their Upcoming Independent Football Schedules? How Will They?

As Omar covered this morning, the Aggies have done a solid job with their upcoming schedules, creating a nice mix of retaining a few Sun Belt connections, re-establishing a handful of WAC/MWC connections, and generally not traveling fifty bajillion miles in the process. The fact remains though, that the Aggies require an additional two games … Continue reading How Should New Mexico State Finish Out Their Upcoming Independent Football Schedules? How Will They?

Hawai’i Bowl Preview: Fresno State Bulldogs (9-4) vs. Houston Cougars (7-4)

Fresno State Bulldogs (9-4, 7-2) vs. Houston Cougars (7-4, 5-3) Date: Sunday, December 24th Kickoff: 8:30pm EST/7:30pm CT Location: Aloha Stadium (Honolulu, HI) TV: ESPN/WatchESPN Line: Houston -2.5, O/U 49 Series Record: First meeting Payout: $650,000 The Hawaii Bowl. The forever reigning champion of best bowl destination. If you're not making it to the playoffs or at the very least … Continue reading Hawai’i Bowl Preview: Fresno State Bulldogs (9-4) vs. Houston Cougars (7-4)

The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever

Bowl season is almost here everyone, you know what that means, bowl projections. Everyone loves looking at tie-ins and choosing what four-win teams are capable of winning out to just sneak into a bowl. No? Only me? Ok then. I think this is a given at this point, but UCF is the Forgotten 5's representative … Continue reading The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever