Marshall Quarterback Chase Litton Declares For NFL Draft

https://twitter.com/boogXIV/status/952590243248603136 For the first time since the 2014 season, the Marshall Thundering Herd will head into a football season without the services of quarterback Chase Litton.  The three-year starting quarterback announced Sunday he would be forgoing his senior season to enter the 2018 NFL Draft. The news caught Marshall fans and followers by surprise and … Continue reading Marshall Quarterback Chase Litton Declares For NFL Draft

Marshall Holds Off Rival Miami (OH) Behind Historic Special Teams Performance

A historic night on special teams and a resilient defensive performance led the Marshall Thundering Herd to a thrilling 31-26 victory over the Miami (OH) RedHawks Saturday night in front of 22,463 fans at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington, West Virginia in both teams’ season opener. Marshall (1-0) totaled two special teams touchdowns and … Continue reading Marshall Holds Off Rival Miami (OH) Behind Historic Special Teams Performance

Marshall’s Least Challenging to Most Challenging Games in 2017

The Marshall Thundering Herd is a mere 11 days away from its 2017 season opener and will be looking for redemption after a shocking 3-9 season in 2016. But the Herd has many challenging games against teams that look to thwart Marshall’s resurgence plans. According to Phil Steele, the Herd’s 2017 strength of schedule ranks … Continue reading Marshall’s Least Challenging to Most Challenging Games in 2017

Why Marshall is a Historically Elite G5 Program

When thinking about the most historically elite Group of Five teams in the country, it’s sometimes easy to overlook the Marshall Thundering Herd.  The Herd made that an easy task last season, however, with a shockingly-disappointing 3-9 season. But the three years prior, Marshall went a combined 33-8 overall with one C-USA Championship, two C-USA … Continue reading Why Marshall is a Historically Elite G5 Program

The key to losing to Kentucky is trying too hard

One of the first fun things that we learned this football season is that Western Michigan is the best team in the state of Illinois. Another is that New Mexico State is the best team in the state of New Mexico, which I guess still isn't saying much. The Aggies had a chance, though. When … Continue reading The key to losing to Kentucky is trying too hard