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

UAB Blazers Deny UTSA Roadrunners Bowl Eligibility, Win 24-19 On the Road

This is definitely a challenge to watch in general, when the team you love gets up by two scores and then immediately downshifts into "protect the ball and the lead" mode by going ultraconservative and worrying more about not turning the ball over than gaining first downs. Especially when that plan already failed earlier this … Continue reading UAB Blazers Deny UTSA Roadrunners Bowl Eligibility, Win 24-19 On the Road

Let’s Take an Updated Look At Which Forgotten 5 Teams Are Going Bowling

One week later, and now we get to update things. I guess Navy still had some punch left in them after all, while Arkansas State just got punched for four quarters. Let's update our projections, shall we? I'm consolidating the short list of four-win teams into this same article now, as it is growing much … Continue reading Let’s Take an Updated Look At Which Forgotten 5 Teams Are Going Bowling

UAB Blazers at UTSA Roadrunners: Preview, Line, TV, History and Finishing Strong

UAB Blazers (6-3, 3-2) at UTSA Roadrunners (5-3, 3-2) Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, TX Time: 6:00 PM CT, Saturday, November 11th Line: UTSA -8, O/U 51 TV: History: UTSA won only previous meeting in 2013 If you had told me in September that when UAB's road trip to face off against UTSA rolled around, that … Continue reading UAB Blazers at UTSA Roadrunners: Preview, Line, TV, History and Finishing Strong

The Wild Wild C-USA West

Conference USA’s west division seems to always have promising start to every season. UTSA has been the dark horse pick, Louisiana Tech usually stays in the top three teams in the conference, and even Rice had a good run for a while. However, on championship weekend, the west has been coming home more empty-handed than … Continue reading The Wild Wild C-USA West

Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting

This was a very mixed bag for the conference this week, but I guess what else is new, right? I think La Tech is the top team in the conference, but only just barely and there's a number of teams on their tail. Let's cruise through the action and talk like we have a clue … Continue reading Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting

Schedule Fallout From Hurricane Irma Continues to Play Out, But There’s A Ways to Go Yet

So today, the American Athletic Conference announced the schedule machinations they worked together in order to ensure that every conference game - including the previously cancelled UCF-Memphis and UC0nn-USF matchups - would get played in order to have a full slate of conference games. Here's how it goes, in a connect-the-dots fashion: South Florida's game at … Continue reading Schedule Fallout From Hurricane Irma Continues to Play Out, But There’s A Ways to Go Yet

This Is How Southern Miss Beats Kentucky

Its official ladies and gentlemen, college football season is back!  While some schools played early on Thursday or Friday, fans of the University of Kentucky and the University of Southern Mississippi must wait until Saturday to watch their teams play.  Southern Miss went into Lexington to start the season last year, and escaped with a … Continue reading This Is How Southern Miss Beats Kentucky

A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview

Before we can look to the future let’s take a quick look back.  Way back.  The year is 1982 and the Southern Miss Football team is fresh off a victory over the Bear Bryant led Alabama Crimson Tide.  Famous sports journalist Mickey Spagnola would go on to describe Southern Miss in the best way I … Continue reading A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview