Best Uniforms from Week 11

Over the weekend we had Veterans Day, which led to some military themed and camouflage accented uniforms. Always hit or miss on these, but there were quite a few that were a solid hit. We also saw a few throwbacks being rocked, so lets see who wore what. Air Force Yeah, this one hurts as … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 11

Forgotten5’s Week 8 Bottom 10: Bad Teams, Bad Mixed Drinks

Here at Forgotten5, we like to tell the untold stories of Group of 5 successes and heartwarming moments. However, we'd be remiss if we didn't also cover the other things that provide warmth to G5 fans everywhere during these increasingly brisk autumnal evenings. Like dumpster fires. Or extremely poorly conceived mixed drinks from that broke-ass … Continue reading Forgotten5’s Week 8 Bottom 10: Bad Teams, Bad Mixed Drinks

We Need to Talk About Whether Everett Withers Belongs at Texas State

Texas State has struggled under Everett Withers, there are no two ways around it. During the course of Year Zero, we could easily wave it away, because Withers' insistence on doing a hard reset of the roster meant a Super Duper Year Zero where the goal was simply to evaluate talent. In Year One, you … Continue reading We Need to Talk About Whether Everett Withers Belongs at Texas State

Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 3)

This is Part 3 of our series evaluating the competitiveness of G5 athletic programs under their respective athletic directors. For our introduction explaining our metrics, click here. For the spreadsheet evaluating Teis and his G5 counterparts, click here. Click through for Part 1 and Part 2. A staggering lack of postseason success If we continue … Continue reading Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 3)

Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of our series evaluating the competitiveness of G5 athletic programs under their respective athletic directors. For our introduction explaining our metrics, click here. For the spreadsheet evaluating Teis and his G5 counterparts, click here. For Part 1, click here. Texas State Athletic Director Larry Teis may have a considerable amount of … Continue reading Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 2)

Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 1)

This is Part 1 of our series evaluating the competitiveness of G5 athletic programs under their respective athletic directors. For our introduction explaining our metrics, click here. For the spreadsheet evaluating Teis and his G5 counterparts, click here. Fifteen years into his tenure, it’s probably safe to say that Larry Teis isn’t a wildly popular … Continue reading Dynamo or Disaster? Evaluating the Athletic Competitiveness of Texas State Under Larry Teis (Part 1)

What Did We Learn From Our First Week of Sun Belt Football?

Well, we've finally got our first full week of football under our belts, so what did we actually learn from all this football that took place? Slow Starters Everywhere A number of offenses took a lot longer than we'd like to get rolling. Texas State, Troy, South Alabama and Coastal Carolina were outscored by a … Continue reading What Did We Learn From Our First Week of Sun Belt Football?

Sun Belt Media Day, Music Playlist Edition

So we asked all of the players at Sun Belt Media Day for their music preferences, specifically as it pertains to the music they have playing in their headphones during pregame in the locker room to get hyped up. We give you the results here and now. Artists supplied by the players, songs chosen by … Continue reading Sun Belt Media Day, Music Playlist Edition

The 5 Most Interesting Sun Belt OOC Matchups This Season

Welcome to The Most Interesting Matchups, the series about interesting gridiron matchups (get it?) from the upcoming season, as taken from the series' history. Think of it as "Drunk G5 History" or "Trivial Pursuit: CFB Edition." Each week, I'll highlight one conference and its particular out-of-conference matchups. I have to rule out teams like South … Continue reading The 5 Most Interesting Sun Belt OOC Matchups This Season

The best breweries in the Sun Belt Conference

Nothing goes together quite like beer and football. So as an avid Sun Belt fan I was curious - what's each Sun Belt team's staple brewery? What's that one tap room we need to check out next time we're on the road for a game? Methodology In an effort to make this list as objective … Continue reading The best breweries in the Sun Belt Conference