The Wild Wild C-USA West

Conference USA’s west division seems to always have promising start to every season. UTSA has been the dark horse pick, Louisiana Tech usually stays in the top three teams in the conference, and even Rice had a good run for a while. However, on championship weekend, the west has been coming home more empty-handed than … Continue reading The Wild Wild C-USA West

A Preview of Week 5’s CUSA Action

Rice @ Pitt (-20.5) So here's the thing. Rice isn't winless, which is nice, but in reality, all we know from Rice being 1-3 is just how bad UTEP is this season. The Owls - per Football Study Hall - turned in an offensive performance in the 76th percentile against UTEP (their offense performed better … Continue reading A Preview of Week 5’s CUSA Action

Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting

This was a very mixed bag for the conference this week, but I guess what else is new, right? I think La Tech is the top team in the conference, but only just barely and there's a number of teams on their tail. Let's cruise through the action and talk like we have a clue … Continue reading Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting

This Is How Southern Miss Beats Kentucky

Its official ladies and gentlemen, college football season is back!  While some schools played early on Thursday or Friday, fans of the University of Kentucky and the University of Southern Mississippi must wait until Saturday to watch their teams play.  Southern Miss went into Lexington to start the season last year, and escaped with a … Continue reading This Is How Southern Miss Beats Kentucky

A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview

Before we can look to the future let’s take a quick look back.  Way back.  The year is 1982 and the Southern Miss Football team is fresh off a victory over the Bear Bryant led Alabama Crimson Tide.  Famous sports journalist Mickey Spagnola would go on to describe Southern Miss in the best way I … Continue reading A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview

How Does The Forgotten 5 Affiliate Program Work?

So I'm sure you've seen F5 logos starting to pop up around twitter and if you haven't, look closer. Here at Forgotten 5 we are working on building a network of Twitter accounts that will represent each G5 school. We are searching around twitter "hunting" for fan accounts with no affiliation with any other site, all … Continue reading How Does The Forgotten 5 Affiliate Program Work?

The Forgotten adds serious beef to The Outland and Nagurski watch lists!

Yesterday, steely-nerved accuracy and precision was put on watch. Today, it's all beef and braun. This morning, watch lists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy (Presented to the nation’s most outstanding defensive player) and Outland Trophy (Presented to the nation’s most outstanding interior lineman) were released to an adoring public. So beefy! As usual, we're concerned not … Continue reading The Forgotten adds serious beef to The Outland and Nagurski watch lists!

Rimington and Mackey Watch Lists are out: The Forgotten continue to rule

Admittedly, that headline is a little misleading. We all know that these postseason awards are mostly meant to high-five the most privileged of the game. But this is Watch List Season, baby! Just seeing a MAC or Sun Belt name sprinkled with the denizens of the establishment is reward enough, right? Right? No? Anyway, two more … Continue reading Rimington and Mackey Watch Lists are out: The Forgotten continue to rule

33 Forgotten Names Called In The First Five Rounds Of The MLB Draft

The Major League Baseball draft is a long and exhausting event that last a total of 40 rounds with hundreds of names called during that time. For a majority of the draftees, it is cool to hear their names called, but they do not give too much consideration to actually signing with that team. That … Continue reading 33 Forgotten Names Called In The First Five Rounds Of The MLB Draft

Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament

The NCAA Selection Show Monday afternoon marked the beginning of the second half of the season.  The announcement of the tournament field in its entirety begins the long road to Omaha.  There are 64 Division I Baseball programs all fighting for a spot in the College World Series. When? June 2 – June 28 Who? … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament