Previewing The Valley: Best Names

In a previous life, I had to pronounce names. Some names were tougher than most. Some names just rolled off your tongue. Then there are names like the ones below. The ones that are so unique or so ridiculous that you can’t for get them. This list, like all non-statistical based lists or just lists…
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Previewing The Valley: Newcomers To Watch

To start, let’s define what I mean by newcomer. I do not mean just a freshman or a transfer. A newcomer can be a player who all the sudden has a major impact on his team’s success. The perfect example of this is South Dakota State’s Dallas Goedert. Goedert’s sophomore season with SDSU was fine…
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Previewing The Valley: Game Of The Week

I started this post at 10:00 p.m. on a Tuesday night. I started looking through the Missouri Valley Football Conference composite schedule for games that stood out. Honestly, the same teams kept creeping up on me. I mean, I have South Dakota in here like six times. Now, it could be the lack of sleep…
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Previewing The Valley: Top 5 Players

The Missouri Valley Football Conference announced their 2017 All-Conference Pre-Season team this last Tuesday. North Dakota State and South Dakota State combined for 20 players on the team. SDSU had nine make the first-team. NDSU had seven players named to the team. These lists are usually a good indication of what established players we will…
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Previewing The Missouri Valley Football Conference

Believe it or not, we are just over six weeks away from the opening weekend of football in the Missouri Valley Football Conference Valley. Thursday, August 31 is the day it gets under way for three of the Valley’s 10 teams. Six others kick-off the 2017 season on Saturday, September 2.¬†Between now and then we…
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