ODU-Western Kentucky Game Thread


Old Dominion (3-4, 1-3) at Western Kentucky (2-4, 0-2) 4PM LINE:  Western Kentucky -13.5 Here is an open game thread.  This game is not televised but can be heard on ESPN 94.1 beginning at 3PM.  Feel free to comment below with any questions or observations concerning this critical game... Tweets from … [Read more...]

Ball Does Fly: An ODU-Western Kentucky preview


Two teams, one football and a desire to throw on every down.  That is Old Dominion (3-4, 1-3) at Western Kentucky (2-4, 0-2).  The Hilltoppers are now 13.5 point favorites over the Monarchs on a day when ODU Athletic Director Wood Selig will be honored for his time in Bowling Green. About Western Kentucky The Hilltoppers are a 2-4 football team that has an argument to be … [Read more...]

Western Kentucky Q&A


Following a much-needed bye week, the Old Dominion University Monarchs (3-4, 1-3) hit the road for the first of two consecutive away games.  This week they play at Western Kentucky, where current Wood Selig was Athletic Director prior to taking the job with Old Dominion.  (The WKU administration is even honoring Selig Saturday, labeling the day "Wood Selig Appreciation … [Read more...]

ODU can rewrite their season with a win in Bowling Green


Old Dominion (3-4, 1-3) lost what they built up as a Super Bowl game 42-35 two weeks ago at UTEP.  Bobby Wilder identified that as an opportunity to get to 4-3 and 2-2 in the conference heading into their much needed bye week. The Monarchs would like to get to at least six wins for a variety of reasons.  First is that it would be an anomaly for teams making the dreaded FCS … [Read more...]

Video: Bobby Wilder talks injuries, preps for Western Kentucky

NCAA Football: Middle Tennessee at Old Dominion

The Old Dominion Football Show hosted by Bruce Rader aired a night early as the team is using Friday as a travel day to Bowling Green.  There was a lot of energy and enthusiasm following the first bye week which came after eleven consecutive weeks or practices and seven consecutive games. We may see a new ODU team on the field Saturday at Western Kentucky. Bobby Wilder … [Read more...]

ODU projected fourth by ESPN


Jeff Goodman had an article out today for ESPN Insider in which he previewed the fourteen team league that is Conference USA.  Goodman, like many others, has the Monarchs projected to finish fourth. I can see that happening but just keep in mind that Louisiana Tech and UTEP project to be top 40 teams this season and the conference appears to open up from there.  Right now … [Read more...]