The Army Black Knights are ranked #25 in the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll and #22 in the Associated Press Top 25. This is the earliest Army has been ranked since 1959 when they began the season ranked fifth in the country. Army has been ranked three times since 1962 and only once (Week 6, … Continue reading Army Ranked In Both National Polls For The First Time Since 2018
It wasn't pretty, but it didn't have to be. Army still won by 30 points. The Black Knights are 2-0 for the first time since 2017. This years squad is led by a lockdown defense. The Black Knight defense has been on the field for 18 possessions this season. In those 18 possessions they have … Continue reading Army Plays Sloppy But Still Dominates ULM 37-7
ULM Warhawks (0-0) vs. Army Black Knights (1-0) Start Time: 1:30 PM ESTLocation: Michie Stadium, West Point, NYTV: CBSSNLine: Army -21FPI: Army 85.2%O/U: 54.5Series: First Matchup ULM The Warhawks have a huge void to fill with star QB Caleb Evans graduating. JUCO transfer Jeremy Hunt and last years backup Colby Suits are battling for the QB job. Suits will get the start, … Continue reading ULM vs. Army-Preview, TV, Betting and More
Coming into todays game the last time Middle Tennessee was shut out was December 1st, 2012 when they lost to Arkansas State 45-0. That changed today. This was Army's biggest shutout against an FBS team since October 19th, 1963 when they beat Wake Forest 47-0. It was the first home opening shut out since September … Continue reading Army Dominates Middle Tennessee En Route to 42-0 Victory
On Friday morning both Troy and UTSA announced that they will each have an upcoming series against Army. The Black Knights will play the Trojans four times over 10 years beginning in 2022. November 12th, 2022 at Troy October 14th, 2023 at Army October 19th, 2030 at Army November 22nd, 2031 at Troy This will … Continue reading Army Football Schedules Future Series With Troy and UTSA
Due to the sporting-world chaos that has been created by the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been rumors that conferences might only play conference games. This puts the current FBS Independents at risk of not having a season. Lucky for them, we at Forgotten 5 solved the problem. There are two different schedules, one with Notre … Continue reading What Happens to The Independents If Conferences Use Conference Game Only Scheduling?
Army fans came into the 2020 NFL Draft laser-focused on hearing one name reach the next level. They wound up getting that and more, as there will be three Black Knights heading to NFL training camps for the first time since 1996. Back then, it was Ronnie McAda who was drafted by the Packers, while … Continue reading Army Has Three Players Signed As Undrafted Free Agents
With all this possible playoff expansion talk, it got me thinking; what would be the worst-case scenario for the Group of Five? Well, it would be where an expanded playoff doesn't include an auto-bid for at least one G5 team. What does that mean for the G5, you might ask? It's time to go our … Continue reading Group of Five Doomsday: Breaking Free From the Power Five
We already talked about how the current College Football Playoff and its four-team bracket was a pseudo-expansion of the previous BCS system, and it didn't solve a whole lot of problems since that expansion still left well over two-thirds of college football teams starting their season with a zero-percent chance of reaching said playoff bracket. … Continue reading What if the College Football Playoff Had 24 Teams in 2018
This week, Orlando announced interest in hosting Army-Navy in the future. While geographically far from both academies, Orlando makes sense due to the large Naval influence in the area. Navy has also drawn well in the Sunshine State playing at UCF (44,000+) and at USF (almost 32,000). The Midshipmen also pulled good numbers hosting Notre … Continue reading Orlando Wants Army-Navy. What Other Cities Would Make Logical Hosts?