With Walter Camp Award's watch list release, I too am released. Released from the burden and drudgery of sharing these lists to the Forgotten 5 masses! At last, I am free! What shall I do with my new liberty? Write Latin poetry? Take up extreme mountain biking? Learn to play the Spanish guitar? Yeah, probably … Continue reading My Watch List Watch Has Ended: Walter Camp List Released
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?
Ooooh, the good stuff! Quarterbacks! Get u sum! The Davey O'Brien Award is presented to the best college football quarterback in the nation. And the Group of Five has some intriguing arms this year, with guys like Josh Allen (Wyoming), Quinton Flowers (USF), Logan Woodside (Toledo), Brandon Silvers (Troy) and Brett Stockstill turning heads. As … Continue reading Forgotten Under Center: Davey O’Brien Watch List Released
In my arrogant opinion, what comes first in football is a good secondary. Actually, you should probably have a good QB, a great offensive line and a stout defensive line first, but I really wanted to say "what comes first is a good secondary." Listen, it's not easy being on The Watch List Watch. All … Continue reading The Forgotten hit the Jim Thorpe Award watch list hard.
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!
It's "Watch List Season," and you can tell because it's as humid as a gorilla's armpit outside and mysterious organizations are posting watch lists. You may take a very dim view of Watch Lists. It's noise signifying nothing, right? Still, when your favorite player or team is snubbed by one list or another, it can … Continue reading The Forgotten raid the 2017 Bednarik and Maxwell Watchlists
While we were seeking suggestions for our "most impactful plays and games of the last decade" bracket of doom, we got a few ideas that were far more "what in the actual hell" than they were impactful. That got me thinking, what if we created a similar list, but this time went with the most … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Most Ridiculous Plays of the Last Decade, Probably
Would you be surprised to learn that the screwed up all five lists? I understand that pre-season lists are dicey at best, but at least make accurate choices on the information you've got to date. Though I guess that involves bothering to find such information. American Athletic Conference O.K., we get to kick this one … Continue reading Athlon Sports Ranked the Head Coaches for Each G5 Conference
The 2017 NFL Draft was a frustrating time for the MWC after so many years of G5 dominance. For the first time in recent years, no one from the conference heard his name called on either of the first two nights. It seems like every player that was drafted had some flaw that kept teams … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: Mountain West Conference
In a season that saw the favorites falter a bit and newcomers take a starring role, San Diego State proved to have the most talent in the MWC. They have multiple draft prospects, from All-Americans on offense to interception machines on defense. They will have at least three players hear their names called at the … Continue reading Conference Draft Preview: Mountain West Conference