Kris Ferguson

  1. CIAA Week 1: The Out Of Conference Saga Begins

    As I read the USA Today sports section, my eyes were drawn to the upcoming schedule. There is was. The header read: College Football. I looked to see when the schedule of upcoming games, the first game said: Bowie State vs Wagner, Thursday, 6pm. Yes! It is time. It is really time! The CIAA season starts off on Thursday with four games, including the aforementioned Bowie State game.

    There’s one thing worth noticing in this year’s master schedule: the prevalence of FCS games. ...
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  2. CIAA Week 2 Preview

    Last week’s theme was resiliency. All the winning teams faced some level of adversity during their games and they were able to find a way to capitalize and convert into scoring. Virginia State in particular forged a gritty win against in-state, upper division rival Norfolk State. The Trojans managed to do so despite breaking in two new quarterbacks, overcoming some costly turnovers, and a very meager passing game. Most impressively, the Trojan defense managed to keep Norfolk’s offense in ...
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  3. CIAA Week 1 Recap and Week 2 Predictions.

    Before I begin my blog, I want to give my condolences to St. Augustine’s coordinator Jason Mai, who lost his son this past week. The game of life is always bigger than the football field.

    As an avid video game fanatic, I recall playing a game called QWOP.
    In the game, you had to use your keyboard to get an Olympic runner to run a 100 Meter Dash.It was the most frustrating game to play. Actually, it was considered one of the worst video games ever. If you never heard of it, try it.
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  4. CIAA Week 1 Preview

    Ladies and gentlemen, loyal readers everywhere: Welcome to week one of the CIAA experience. This part of the schedule always gives me great joy and sadness. The joy comes in with the opportunity to sample the clashes with other conferences and their diverse venues. The sadness is – quite frankly – that the conference as a whole does not do well out of conference. I’ve always had a desire for schools to schedule quality D-II competition versus adding the NAIA, D-III and FCS brethren to the ...
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