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
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
CMU @ BC (-7.5) The Chippewas have had one of the most inconsistent offenses in the MAC so far, and that all starts with grad-transfer quarterback Shane Morris. Aside from a stellar five-touchdown performance against lowly Kansas, Morris has struggled at the helm for the Chips. Morris has more passing attempts than any other MAC … Continue reading A Preview of Week 5’s MACtion
Personal note: This is my first blog after my suspension from Forgotten5.com, no big deal #badboyzclub. I won't expound on the terms of my suspension or for what reasons but I'll just say it's good to be back. Overall we saw another fun week of MAC football filled with non-conference matchups against the Power 5 … Continue reading Week 3 Mid-American Conference Roundup – Get Some MACtion
Each year in each conference, there are a couple of teams that seem to overachieve well beyond what was expected of them before the season starts. These teams are what makes college football the product that it is. Before Alabama began its now near-decade long tear through the sport, it was much tougher predicting who … Continue reading A Sleeper Team From Each Conference
Now, you might see that picture right above this and think: "Alex, what the heck is a Zipper doing on Forgotten 5?" Well, what if I told you that the Akron Zips used to be called the Akron Zippers? It's the truth, they changed to just being the "Zips" after the zipper gained popularity. It … Continue reading Group of Five Nicknames That Need to, or Should Never Come Back
So I'm sure you've seen F5 logos starting to pop up around twitter and if you haven't, look closer. Here at Forgotten 5 we are working on building a network of Twitter accounts that will represent each G5 school. We are searching around twitter "hunting" for fan accounts with no affiliation with any other site, all … Continue reading How Does The Forgotten 5 Affiliate Program Work?
Yesterday, steely-nerved accuracy and precision was put on watch. Today, it's all beef and braun. This morning, watch lists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy (Presented to the nation’s most outstanding defensive player) and Outland Trophy (Presented to the nation’s most outstanding interior lineman) were released to an adoring public. So beefy! As usual, we're concerned not … Continue reading The Forgotten adds serious beef to The Outland and Nagurski watch lists!
Admittedly, that headline is a little misleading. We all know that these postseason awards are mostly meant to high-five the most privileged of the game. But this is Watch List Season, baby! Just seeing a MAC or Sun Belt name sprinkled with the denizens of the establishment is reward enough, right? Right? No? Anyway, two more … Continue reading Rimington and Mackey Watch Lists are out: The Forgotten continue to rule
Wow, we are getting way too close to the 2017 college football season. Where did the time go? With the season virtually right around the corner, it is time to start learning a few names that will make you look cool at parties with the college football illiterate. Among the many lists that we will … Continue reading Which Forgotten Transfers Will Make An Impact In 2017?