Georgia Southern Defeats UMass 34-13: What Did We Learn?

Georgia Southern passed its first real test of the young 2018 season with a commanding victory over Massachusetts Saturday. It is too early to say that Georgia Southern is officially "back" but they are getting closer. They are looking more Georgia Southerny with each passing week. UMass might not look like much on paper, they … Continue reading Georgia Southern Defeats UMass 34-13: What Did We Learn?

Georgia Southern Eagles vs UMass Minutemen Preview

Georgia Southern Eagles (0-5) vs UMass Minutemen (0-6) Time: Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST Where: McGuirk Stadium, Amherst, MA TV: NESN, Eleven Sports Network Stream: UMassathletics.com Betting Line: UMass -7 Series: 1-1 ('98 GS 38-21)   History I am a history teacher by trade. I can't pass up an opportunity to talk history, especially when there's a game … Continue reading Georgia Southern Eagles vs UMass Minutemen Preview

Which Winless Team Will Be the Last to See the Light?

It is the end of week six and the start of week seven. We're about at the halfway point of the college football season. In the G5 there are still four teams that are winless at this point of the season: UMass, UTEP, Charlotte, and my alma mater Georgia Southern. To have only four teams … Continue reading Which Winless Team Will Be the Last to See the Light?

Weakest Of The Week: Good Or Bad, Rice Will Be Bold

I mean, at least we all hope that they will. It’s been a wild and tough couple of weaks in this space. The aficionado reader may remember that we crowned Tulsa vs SMU in weak six and then FAU vs Marshall. The former turned out to be a shootout, and shootouts are automatically eliminated from … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: Good Or Bad, Rice Will Be Bold

Weakest Of The Week: Eastern Michigan and Charlotte Play Shot Putting

Oh what a glorious shit show. As you see every one around you praise weak two for being surprisingly good, like "You know there was Arkansas and TCU, Lamar Jackson did his thing, etc.", remind them of this etc. Weak two was a turd on paper and, just because said turd was relatively entertaining, doesn’t … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: Eastern Michigan and Charlotte Play Shot Putting