MVFC in the Quarterfinals – In Review

MVFC in the Quarterfinals – In Review
The Scores Colgate – 0 North Dakota State – 35 South Dakota State – 27 Kennesaw State – 17 #8 Colgate at #1 North Dakota State Colgate’s struggles in this game started early, with the Bison taking their first possession 96 yards in 4 plays with RB Ty Brooks running it into the end zone from 26 yards out for... Read More

Patriot League Quarterfinal Playoff Preview: #8 Colgate at #1 North Dakota State

Patriot League Quarterfinal Playoff Preview: #8 Colgate at #1 North Dakota State
#8 Colgate (10-1) at #1 North Dakota State (12-0) 12 P.M. ET Location: Fargo, ND Stadium: Fargo Dome (19,000) Live TV/Streaming: ESPN/ESPN3 What’s At Stake: A spot in the FCS Semifinals against the winner of Kennesaw State-South Dakota State. Series History: First Ever Meeting Playoff History: Colgate – 11th Appearance, 7-10 record, 2003 National Runner-Up North Dakota State – 9th Appearance,... Read More

MVFC Postseason Week 3 Preview

MVFC Postseason Week 3 Preview
Considering some of the discussion and analysis of playing schemes and stuff over on the game-related threads at AnyGivenSaturday.com, I kinda feel like these articles are a bit redundant this far into the playoffs. If you’ve been reading my articles for a while, you know I’m not really a guy who gets into things like which blocking schemes work better... Read More

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1204 – Rd.3 PREVIEW

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1204 – Rd.3 PREVIEW
Topic 1: Game Previews Maine at Weber State (Friday night ESPN 2 8:00 Eastern) Colgate @ NDSU (ESPN 12:00 Eastern) SDSU @ KSU (ESPN 3 2:00 Eastern) UC Davis @ EWU (ESPN 3 4:00 Eastern) Topic 2: Payton, Buchanan, Rice, Robinson awards are discussed. Topic 3: : Picking the games for this week. Kris & Lance have some great conversation... Read More

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1204 – RD2 REVIEW

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1204 – RD2 REVIEW
A Nicholls fan reached out on social media hoping to tailgate with some EWU folks with the promise of Cajun food. Kris invited him up….listen in to hear a good story about FCS fans and the good bonds that are easily made between fan bases. TOPIC 1: Games Maine 55 Jacksonville State 27 Weber State 48 Southeast Missouri State 23... Read More

MVFC Postseason Week 2 In Review

MVFC Postseason Week 2 In Review
The Scores Montana State – 10 North Dakota State – 52 Duquesne – 6 South Dakota State – 51 Northern Iowa – 16 UC Davis – 23 Montana State at #1 North Dakota State The Bobcats started with the ball in this game and on their first play of scrimmage, QB Troy Anderson nailed a 71-yard pass to WR Kevin... Read More

MVFC – Postseason Week 2 Preview

MVFC – Postseason Week 2 Preview
Only one MVFC team played last weekend but now that the seeded teams are in on the action…we have three games involving MVFC teams. Couple of quick things: I’ll be using full-season stats now, because most of the games will not be in-conference matchups. Rankings of stat categories will be ranking within the entire FCS (out of 124 teams) I... Read More

Patriot League Second Round Playoff Preview: James Madison at #8 Colgate

Patriot League Second Round Playoff Preview: James Madison at #8 Colgate
James Madison (9-3) at #8 Colgate (9-1) 1 P.M. Andy Kerr Stadium Hamilton, NY Live Streaming: ESPN3 What’s At Stake: Advance to play the winner of the North Dakota State/Montana State game in the Quarterfinals Series History: Colgate 1-0 2015 FCS Playoffs 2nd round; Colgate 44 James Madison 38 Playoff History: Colgate – 11th Appearance, 6-10 record, 2003 National Runner-up James... Read More

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1127 – RD2 PREVIEW

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1127 – RD2 PREVIEW
We have a shortened show this week due to technical problems. The technical problem here at The FCS Wedge goes by the moniker “Kris”. Lance carries on with it for us and Kris does pop back in for a word or two here and there. The games all got previewed so listen up! JSU @ Maine JMU @ Colgate Wofford... Read More

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1127 – RD1 REVIEW

The FCS Wedge – 2018-1127 – RD1 REVIEW
Listen in to what Lance & Kris have going this week for thoughts on the action from last weekend. The Round 1 review skeleton looks like this. Duquesne 31 Towson 10 Jacksonville State 34 East Tennessee State 27 Wofford 19 Elon 7 SEMO 28 Stony Brook 14 Montana State 35 Incarnate Word 14 James Madison 20 Delaware 6 Nichols 49... Read More