Fun Belt Inks Five! NFL Draft Sun Belt Wrap Up

The 2017 NFL Draft concluded later Saturday afternoon with five (5) Sun Belt players taking their talents to the Big Show, the most since 2012, when the conference graduated six. Who Got Drafted? Gerald Everett, South Alabama TE, 2nd Round (#44), LA Rams Antonio Garcia, Troy OT, 3 Round (#85), New England Patriots Ukeme Eligwe, Georgia … Continue reading Fun Belt Inks Five! NFL Draft Sun Belt Wrap Up

NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

In recent years, the friendship between the Sun Belt and the NFL Draft has suffered. Between 2011 and 2013, the Sun Belt drafted 15 players into the NFL. The following three years, that number shrunk to 10, with only three selected for the second straight year. Dear lord, the Mid-American graduated twice as many! But … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

NFL Draft Profile: Austin Rehkow, Idaho

College: Idaho Position: Punter/Kicker Height/Weight: 6’3″/214 Accolades: 2015 and 2016 Sun Belt First Team, 2014 Ray Guy Finalist, multiple Lou Graza watch lists, 2014 Walter Camp 2nd Team The first Sun Belt player drafted to the NFL in 2017 may very well be a specialist. Austin Rehkow has terrorized opposing Belt programs for what seems like 10,489 years, pinning opponents … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Austin Rehkow, Idaho

The Ultimate Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Preview: Idaho Vandals vs Colorado State Rams

Idaho (8-4) v Colorado State (7-5) Thursday, December 22, 6:00 PM CST at Albertsons Stadium, Boise, Idaho You Can Watch This Game On: ESPN Wagering (for desperate low-borns who wager): -13 Colorado State,  31.4% FPI Idaho Revenge is a dish best served with potatoes. Early in 2016, the Sun Belt passed on renewing Idaho's conference … Continue reading The Ultimate Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Preview: Idaho Vandals vs Colorado State Rams