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Almighty SEC not almighty anymore

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com This is definitely not an argument for any one conferences’ dominance of the rest of the conferences. This is more of an argument that parody has taken hold of NCAA DIV 1A football. I listen to sports announcers everywhere declaring the Southeastern Conference as the strongest conference in college ...

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Govs football squanders away half-time lead

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com Jacksonville State Gamecocks pulled out a win over APSU on Saturday, Nov. 10, 38-23. The Govs started out in control of the game against the Gamecocks when Govs quarterback Jake Ryan threw a pass to Mikhail Creech for a 24-yard touchdown  to make it 7-0. On the first play ...

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Govs dominate Wildcats, get first win of the season

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com The Govs get to experience the sweet joy of victory for the first time this season as they dominated the Culver-Stockton Wildcats, 56-0, on Saturday, Nov. 3. The Govs coasted to 49-0 lead by half-time and got some bench players a little playing time. Quarterback Jake Ryan had an ...

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Cup-cake games: bad for big school, good for underdog

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com More often than not, the true reason behind universities scheduling “cup-cake” games, or easy games against easier opponents, is lost on the fans and the media. This season in particular, I have heard a lot of radio hosts, call-in fans and social media fans complaining about some teams’ strength ...

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Govs outrun by SEMO, fumble away homecoming

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com The Govs had plenty of great activities for their homecoming, but winning a football game wasn’t one of them as they fell 48-27 to Southeastern Missouri State Redhawks on Saturday, Oct. 27. SEMO’s freshman quarterback, Scott Lathrop, led the Redhawks to victory over APSU Saturday night. Lathrop only completed ...

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The man behind the NFL’S success: remembering a legend

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com If you have paid any attention to news this NFL season, you may have heard that Art Modell passed away at the age of 87 on Thursday, Sept. 6. Modell was a polarizing figure in the NFL, but his influence reached out further than just football. Modell is most ...

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