Georgia Southern Lands the Top Recruiting Class in the Sun Belt. How did they do it?

Recruiting is an art-form that football geeks like me try to turn into a science. In today's world, numbers are everything. Analytics, algorithms, and metrics dominate every facet of life. Information is king. Finding the "Jimmys and Joes" has never been more dissected than it is today. Sites like 247Sports, Rivals, and Scout do the … Continue reading Georgia Southern Lands the Top Recruiting Class in the Sun Belt. How did they do it?

Georgia Southern Great Edwin Jackson Killed by Drunk Driver Sunday Morning

"There is no fair in life and death, if it were, no good men would die young." -Mitch Albom Eagle Nation received sobering news on Super Bowl Sunday when it learned that Georgia Southern great/Colts Linebacker Edwin Jackson had been killed in a car accident by a drunk driver. The accident happened shortly before 4 … Continue reading Georgia Southern Great Edwin Jackson Killed by Drunk Driver Sunday Morning

A Week Before Signing Day: How Does Georgia Southern look?

The first weekend in February is crunch time in the college football world. It's the last weekend before National Signing Day. It's the last chance programs get to host recruits on campus ahead of the big day. Maybe the February signing period has lost its luster. While this might be the case for the big … Continue reading A Week Before Signing Day: How Does Georgia Southern look?

Georgia Southern’s LA Ramsby shines at Tropical Bowl

Georgia Southern and Running Backs. They go together like peanut butter & jelly. Thanks to the play of Jerick McKinnon for the Vikings and Matt Breida for the 49ers, the NFL is starting to figure this out. McKinnon scored the first touchdown in what ended up being an incredible Divisional Round matchup against the Saints. … Continue reading Georgia Southern’s LA Ramsby shines at Tropical Bowl

Interview with Georgia Lt. Governor Casey Cagle

"All politics is local" -Tip O'Neill As you can read down at the bottom of this article, I have a political science background. One B.A. in Poli Sci, and a Master's in trying to teach it to teenagers (fool's errand). I'm the sort of guy that enjoys watching political talk shows on Sunday mornings (yes, I've … Continue reading Interview with Georgia Lt. Governor Casey Cagle

Chad Lunsford makes changes to the Georgia Southern staff

It didn't take long after the last game of the season before Georgia Southern Head Coach Chad Lunsford started making drastic changes to the coaching staff. Offensive coordinator/QB Coach Bryan Cook, defensive coordinator/DL Coach Lorenzo Costantini, and Strength & Conditioning coach Dwayne Chandler got fired Sunday. Georgia Southern had lost to Coastal Carolina, 28-17 Saturday … Continue reading Chad Lunsford makes changes to the Georgia Southern staff

Chad Lunsford Promoted to full-time Head Coach of Georgia Southern

Welp, they crowned his ass. Word comes out of Statesboro that Interim Head Coach Chad Lunsford will have the interim tag stripped and will be promoted to full-time head coach. After emotional back-to-back wins over South Alabama and Louisiana-Lafayette, it was only a mere formality that Lunsford would get promoted. Tom Kleinlein must have read … Continue reading Chad Lunsford Promoted to full-time Head Coach of Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern: Go Ahead and Hire Chad Lunsford

To paraphrase the great Dennis Green, just crown his ass already. I don't need to see anymore evidence. Aside getting lost on the way to Myrtle Beach to play Coastal Carolina, there's not much left I need to see. He's already made Georgia Southern football fun again, and they're 2-9, how is this possible? It's … Continue reading Georgia Southern: Go Ahead and Hire Chad Lunsford

Louisiana-Lafayette and New Mexico State Look to Keep Bowl Hopes Alive

Georgia Southern Eagles (1-9, 1-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns (5-5, 4-2) Time: November 25, 2017 5 pm EST Where: Cajun Field, Lafayette, LA TV: ESPN3/WatchESPN Odds: Louisiana-Lafayette -6, O/U = 57 Series: Louisiana-Lafayette 1-0 ('16 ULL 33-26) The Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns will face a surprisingly resurgent Georgia Southern squad fresh off a dominant 52-0 first win of the season last week … Continue reading Louisiana-Lafayette and New Mexico State Look to Keep Bowl Hopes Alive

Update on the Georgia Southern Head Coaching Search

Reading the tea leaves regarding the Georgia Southern Head Coaching search has been a tedious process. Not much information gets out of the Georgia Southern AD's office, and there are few outlets to cover it. Since I reside in the Atlanta area, bugging Tom Kleinlein's office wasn't an option for me. But there are subtle … Continue reading Update on the Georgia Southern Head Coaching Search