It is indeed true that every year, the college football regular season ends with Army facing off against Navy, on a day where all other college football teams and fans take the time to watch this one game and soak in everything that it means. But what if we expanded that idea? Sure, Army/Navy is … Continue reading College Football Needs a Military Series, Not Just Army/Navy
EDITORS NOTE: Welcome to our inaugural summer select series, where we bring in a number of outside voices that take their aim at some topics that have piled up in my inbox but still deserve their day in the sun. Our opening journey features Jared Kalmus from Underdog Dynasty taking us on a romp through … Continue reading Summer Select Series: Hardin-Simmons Is the Greatest Football Program In the State of Texas
One of the most amazing things to see in football is a player from the Division II and below level make it on an NFL roster and contribute. Those players bring much deserved attention and acclaim to their alma maters. It would not surprise me to see 4-5 players from this list get a chance … Continue reading Division II And Below: Which Little Guys Have A Shot At The Big Time?
We at Forgotten 5 have a love/hate relationship at best with NFL commentator Mike Mayock. He doesn’t always give our players as much love as we fell they deserve and will always be a slave to the P5 narrative. In other words, he is just like every other expert that ends up seeing much more … Continue reading NFL Network Goes Forgotten 5 Crazy At The 2017 Senior Bowl
Try to imagine with me for a moment. You are a highly recruited college football player with offers from Alabama, Clemson, USC, and others. You are looking at a plethora of choices and then you get a phone call. The Pacific Pro Football League wants you to join and play for them rather than spending … Continue reading Could The Pacific Pro Football League Actually Change College Football?
After a grueling season followed by a run through the playoffs, three football national champions in the NAIA, NCAA Division II, and NCAA Division III ranks were crowned. In addition to the three national champions at national title games played in Virginia, Kansas, and Florida, we also saw the FBS playoffs eliminate two more programs … Continue reading Champions Crowned In NAIA, D-II, and D-III. FCS Sets Championship Matchup
Mary Hardin-Baylor (14-0) vs. Wisconsin-Oshkosh (13-1) Start Time: 6:00 PM CST. Friday, December 16 Location: Salem Stadium, Salem, Virginia TV: ESPNU Streaming: WatchESPN Live Stats: Here. I know what you are saying. “Where is Mount Union and Wisconsin-Whitewater?” To be honest, that is one of the biggest stories heading into the 2016 Division III national … Continue reading Stagg Bowl Preview: Mary Hardin-Baylor vs. Wisconsin-Oshkosh
FBS: Army 21, Navy 17 Final FCS Quarterfinals: South Dakota State 10, North Dakota State 36 Final Youngstown State 30, Wofford 23 Final/2OT Richmond 0, Eastern Washington 38 Final James Madison 65, Sam Houston State 7 Final Division II Semifinals: Shepherd 13, North Alabama 23 Final Northwest Missouri State 35, Ferris State 20 Final Division … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Week 15 Scoreboard
AAC Championship Game: Temple 34, #19 Navy 10 Final Conference USA Championship Game: Western Kentucky 58, Louisiana Tech 44 Final Mountain West Championship Game: San Diego State 0, Wyoming 0 6:45 PM MAC Championship Game: #17 Western Michigan 29, Ohio 23 Final Sun Belt: Georgia Southern 28, Troy 24 Final South Alabama 35, New Mexico State 28 … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Championship Weekend Scoreboard
While the FBS is in the midst of championship week (Sun Belt and Big 12 week 14), we are in the middle of another playoffs in the FCS, Division II, Division III and the NAIA. Rather than use complicated processes to decide a final four and then have a playoff, the other divisions throw out … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s FCS, Division II, Division III, and NAIA Predictions