Payton Pervier chooses ODU over Wichita State

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Payton Pervier, a 7'1, 250 pound center from Snowhomish, Washington announced today via twitter that he has elected to play at Old Dominion. I've officially committed to Old Dominion University. Can't wait for the next phase of my career #R2D1 #MONARCHNATION pic.twitter.com/Zs9LTJYY8E — Payton Pervier (@Payton_Pervier) October 20, 2014 Pervier chose ODU over Wichita State … [Read more...]

ODU-Vanderbilt kick announced

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The kickoff time for next weekend's Old Dominion at Vanderbilt game was announced today. The Monarchs will face the Commodores at 7pm on ESPNU. http://t.co/ca6XjICkWF ODU at Vanderbilt Set for 7 p.m. EST Kickoff on ESPNU #ODUFB #ODUSports — ODU Football (@ODUFootball) October 20, 2014 Vanderbilt is currently 2-5, coming off of a 21-20 win over Charleston Southern and a … [Read more...]

Is ODU two years away?

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I'm not exactly sure what defines success for a team transitioning from FCS to FBS, especially one that just started playing football six years ago. Bobby Wilder continues to preach that losing is unacceptable around here but this edition is sitting at 3-4 and about to play five more games where they will likely be the underdog.  Is success reaching a bowl game, posting a … [Read more...]

Western Kentucky opens as a heavy favorite over ODU

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Old Dominion (3-4, 1-3) will be able to call themselves underdogs when they travel to Bowling Green to face Western Kentucky (2-4, 0-3) next weekend.  The Hilltoppers have opened as eleven point favorites after a devastating loss at Florida Atlantic. Old Dominion at Western Kentucky - Saturday, October 25, 2014 7:00 PM 189   Old Dominion +11 … [Read more...]

Florida Atlantic provided a blueprint for defeating Western Kentucky

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Two of ODU's five remaining opponents got together for a good ole fashion Conference USA shootout yesterday.  Western Kentucky jumped out to a 31-14 lead at Florida Atlantic only to see the Owls adjust and completely flip the game to prevail 45-38.  Yes, that was a 31-7 run to close the game. Both of these teams are capable of giving ODU everything they can handle and then … [Read more...]

One Simple Request

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Hello everyone, I am attempting to do something a little different with this site and I have one simple request.  That is I would LOVE like for those of you who visit this site to register with odubleedblue.com.  It is very simple and I will include the form at the bottom of this post. There is no need to register, the content will always be free either way.  I am changing … [Read more...]

Projecting ODU’s 2014-15 Scoring Output

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These are always fun... I hope to create the most realistic projected scoring output available on the internet.  Projects like these are usually destined to fail.  You have seen them before, passionate fans project optimistic totals for thirteen players that look really, really good.  Then you add them all up and the Monarchs are expected to score 114 points per game! We … [Read more...]