Does Navy Have A Chance To Upset Notre Dame?

The short answer is no, well probably not at least. But the long answer will change that no to a maybe. Now it is no secret that Navy’s schedule in the second half is quite the gauntlet. The Midshipmen have already faced off against Memphis, UCF, Temple while they still have matchups that include Notre…

Rhode Island Will Rule The A-10, But Could They Rule The NCAA?

The main question mark surrounding an otherwise impressive roster for the 2017-2018 season is how will the Rams do defensively without the stellar defensive anchor Hassan Martin from last season. Martin was a force to be reckoned with during the 2016-2017 season averaging 13.6 points, 2.4 blocks and 6.8 rebounds. The losses of Martin and…

Could This Be The Prelude To The MAC Championship?

We have a good one on tap for the Mid-American Conference this week as the Toledo Rockets are traveling to face the Ohio Bobcats. Toledo is slightly favored in this one by only three points, the Rockets are 8-1 on the year and are atop the MAC West standings. Meanwhile, the Bobcats are 7-2 on…

Did USF Really Deserve To Be Dropped From The Rankings After Just One Loss?

As many of you fans of the American Conference may know, the crown jewel of the AAC lost a close game against in-conference program, the University of Houston. Coming into the season, South Florida was the shimmer of hope towards legitimacy for the American Conference, and after new head coach Charlie Strong (below) was announced the…

Just How Legit Are UCF And McKenzie Milton?

Would you believe it if I told you that the Central Florida Knights have the most points scored per game in the entire FBS? It doesn’t really matter if you would or not because you better believe it, well at least believe that they are tied for the nation’s best with Ohio State. Both the…

Key Defensive Names from the MAC to Keep an Eye On

In seasons past the MAC has produced some very quality defensive NFL standouts including Jason Taylor from Akron, James Harrison from Kent State and Khalil Mack from Buffalo. This season it seems as though the MAC has been defense heavy so here I highlight three defensive names you might need to get used to hearing…

AAC Spotlight Matchup: Memphis at Houston

Another week of American Conference action give us yet another premier AAC matchup. Last week it was Memphis and Navy, this week it is Memphis and Houston. After Memphis got the victory last week against Navy in front of a home crowd they find themselves deservedly ranked at 25th. Houston however got manhandled by Tulsa…

Winners and Losers of AAC’s Week Six Action

The battle atop the American Conference standings is getting good, three undefeated teams remain, all of which are ranked. South Florida is ranked 18th, Central Florida is ranked 22nd and Navy is ranked 25th. Although, it was a successful week for these three teams along with many other teams in the AAC, there were some…

Which Undefeated American Team Will Fall First?

Going into Week Six of American action, three teams remain undefeated and atop the conference rankings. Those three teams are the South Florida Bulls, the Central Florida Knights and the Navy Midshipmen. While the Bulls and Knights find themselves ranked at 18th and 25th respectively, the Midshipmen are still a few weeks away from being…

Previewing All of the Week Six MACtion

This is a very exciting week in the MAC, since every single game will be a MAC vs MAC matchup. After this week, we will have a much clearer picture of the contenders and the pretenders in the Mid-American Conference. We’re going to break down these games briefly and give our prediction on the outcome….

Why Isn’t Navy Ranked Yet???

Believe it or not, the Navy Midshipmen are one of only TWO teams in the entire FBS that are undefeated but still unranked. The other team is UT San Antonio who are 3-0 in Conference USA (with an impressive win over Baylor albeit but still not a member of a major or even a mid-major…

The MAC Game of the Week: Akron at Bowling Green

This matchup could easily be a Best Worst Game of the Week candidate but it should be a good quality and pure football game. We don’t get a bunch of those in the MAC so although this one will be a snoozefest slugfest of some bad teams, we’ll take what we can get. Both of…