Another week in the books, and what a week it was. Buffalo's win streak was snapped in a crushing loss to Army West Point, 44-13. Tulane proved just what they were made of in a head to head match with Memphis, which turned out not to be much of a competition. The Green Wave handed … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 5
Note from the author: if the photos within the article don't work, use the links provided in the text. Or trust my descriptions, it's up to you. College football's insanity continues. My Army Black Knights *almost* knocked off #5 Oklahoma. They were as close to winning as I was to a heart attack. UCF proved … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 4
Great news everyone! Nobody is going to go winless during the 2018 seas--- Oh hey there, Tulsa, UConn and ECU. Sure, that game between Tulsa and UConn might decide the answer to the trivia question of "who was the only AAC team to not beat an FBS opponent in 2018?" But again, everyone's got a … Continue reading What We Learned From Week Four in the American Athletic Conference
What an insane week in college football. #6 Wisconsin was taken down by BYU. Akron gets their first win vs a Big Ten team since the 1800's with a win over Northwestern. Temple also beats a Big Ten opponent in Maryland, and Ohio State edges past TCU. With tough games comes tough uniforms. Let's take … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 3
In theory, you would like for all of your weeknight games to be interesting matchups when your conference is moving games to those slots to increase exposure. Sometimes it pays off, and you get this: Or this: Or this: Other times, well.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gk8ot7k-PUE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_gOC0KH0ZI&t=18s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqPFCTMEDU4&t=99s Good Lord. That Temple/UConn highlight video is only three minutes … Continue reading Tulsa Plays at Temple Thursday Night: Anybody Know Which Hurricane and Owls Squads Will Appear?
Let's get right to the chase here. Incoming Hurricanes 2, UCF's New Year's Six Hopes 0 That's a little bit exaggerated but last year UCF went undefeated and caught a lot of flak for their strength of schedule. Part of that was due to inclement weather shutting down their game against Georgia Tech. I'm not saying … Continue reading What We Learned From Week Three in the AAC
After week 1, we start to see a bit of a slow down in the uniform world. Some teams stick with their traditional sets, but there are always ones who try something new. Week 2 gave us a solid week of college football, and still a mostly solid array of uniforms. Some of these teams … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 2
What a 1st week of college football. Appalachian State proved they could hang in with the best, as did Utah State. Hawai’i displayed that they’re a force to be reckoned with, And James Madison almost upset North Carolina State. While Week 1 can highlight a team’s flaws, they always take advantage of the stage to … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 1
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?
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