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…

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….

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…

The MAC Game of the Week: Miami (OH) at Central Michigan

The RedHawks and the Chippewas, two titans of the Mid-American Conference and definitely two programs that will always be in the MAC contention conversation at the end of each season. This year has gone a little differently than the two programs are used to, both programs have lost games they could have won. Central Michigan…

What is the ‘Game To Watch’ in the MAC for Week Three?

The Mid-American Conference has been letting me down as of late. There definitely has not been as much #MACtion as I would have liked. Although the excitement and play within the MAC has been lackluster, there have still been a few standouts. Central Michigan quarterback and Michigan Wolverine transfer Shane Morris (pictured) finished with 467 yards and…

Which Team is the One to Watch Out For in the MAC? and More

Onto some Week Two MACtion!! Week One gave us plenty of good matchups and definitely some surprises. While we’re still some weeks away from our first MAC on MAC matchup, there is still plenty of quality football to go around across the Mid-American Conference. In last week’s preview article I asked three main questions around…

Logan Woodside: The Best College QB You’ve Never Heard Of

Logan Woodside, the senior quarterback of the Toledo Rockets and proud owner of a modern day underdog story. Woodside finds himself on the preseason watch lists for both the Davey O’Brien Award and the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. But it was not too long ago that Woodside found himself struggling just to get a…

How Can Bowling Green Upset Michigan State? And More: A MAC Week 1 Preview

As far as ‘Week Ones’ go, there will not be a heavy dose of exciting MACtion throughout the Mid-American Conference. Outside of Kent State, Akron and Western Michigan which all will have the honor of being obliterated by Clemson, Penn State and USC respectively there are only a few major storylines. Can Bowling Green Upset…