New Mexico State Needs Boise State’s Unhappiness

The early stages of the long college football off-season have already been filled with crucial developments. Particularly, in the realm of conference realignment. With the announcement of the Mountain West's new TV deal, commissioner Craig Thompson also announced that it would be the last one giving Boise State preferential treatment. Boise State has been unhappy … Continue reading New Mexico State Needs Boise State’s Unhappiness

An Ideal College Football Structure: Bowl Season Edition

Several months ago, I published my Ideal College Football Structure - a plan for a near complete overhaul of the way college football's season works, coupled with an intensive conference realignment that gets all the teams into geographical alignment. I won't bore you by going over all the details again here though - if you … Continue reading An Ideal College Football Structure: Bowl Season Edition

Chris Petersen and Boise State: An Inappropriate Ending To A Feel Good Story

Reunion On a cool September night in 2015, Chris Petersen walked into a sold-out Albertsons Stadium. A blue and orange sea greeted him with boisterous cheers, which mirrored the excitement of a fan base that had gone 92-14 under Petersen. But on that Saturday night, Coach Pete wasn't wearing a Bronco polo shirt. He was … Continue reading Chris Petersen and Boise State: An Inappropriate Ending To A Feel Good Story

Re-Ranking the Group of Five Upsets from the 2019 Season

Now that we are finishing out the regular season, it seemed worthwhile to take a look back at all of the instances of Group of Five teams defeating Power Five teams, and re-assessing how surprising the upsets would be now based on how each team's season has played out since.   SURPRISE LEVEL: VERY LOW … Continue reading Re-Ranking the Group of Five Upsets from the 2019 Season

I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Eleven

It is quite incredible just how fast this season is going right now. Last week saw some incredible turns in every conference, as teams are knocked out of title contention in each conference or thick in the fight for the NY6 Bowl bid. This week looks to have a lot of blowouts in G5 play, … Continue reading I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Eleven

Broncos Look To Blount Number 15 Oregon In Eugene

We've Got History Boise State and Oregon are looking forward to a sixth match-up since 2015, which will take place on Saturday night. Most sports fans aren't surprised when the Broncos and Ducks face off on the gridiron (where Boise is undefeated in all their games). But close followers of the two school's basketball programs … Continue reading Broncos Look To Blount Number 15 Oregon In Eugene

I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Ten

It is really hard to believe that it is week ten already! What a crazy season it has been so far! The uncertainty of which teams will do well early in the year, which led to a lot of "Games to watch" being unexpectedly lopsided...is replaced by a smaller group of compelling games, as the … Continue reading I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Ten

Broncos Blast Bows, Set Sights On Mountain West Championship

36,902 Fans lit up the night for Boise State, the largest crowd to pack Albertsons Stadium in school history. Homecoming versus a 4-1 Hawaii wasn't to be taken lightly, and Bronco Fans acted as such. A sense of confidence, a sense of belief, pulsed through the stadium like a heartbeat as Boise surged to an … Continue reading Broncos Blast Bows, Set Sights On Mountain West Championship

I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Seven

I had one last week, but by the time it was remembered by all, half the games were done already. This week should be released earlier, and you'll see why shortly. Also, FOUR ranked G5 teams! What a year!   Anyways, here is what to watch: 1. Appalachian State at Louisiana (Wednesday, 8 p.m., ESPN … Continue reading I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Seven

I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Four

EDITOR'S NOTE: Yes, this is late, but life happens, ok? Deal with it. You are now free to suffer... err, enjoy Kevin's latest writing.   Wow. Just wow. Welcome to the upset party Temple, Eastern Michigan, Air Force, The Citadel (FCS!), BYU (begrudgingly and technically for the second time), and UCF (even though they were … Continue reading I’m Learning Here, People: Five Games to Watch in Week Four