SMU Easily Handled By East Carolina

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Whatever rest and reset the SMU Mustangs got with the extra week off after last week’s postponement, it didn’t work. SMU easily handled by East Carolina 52-38 in Greenville Saturday afternoon, has a lot of soul searching to do. SMU made the game look close at the end, but at one point, they were down […] READ MORE


Is SMU Refreshed And Ready?

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In a season that frequently resembles a schedule of pick-up games, SMU is coming off a second bye week that came as the result of the opponent’s COVID outbreaks. Is SMU refreshed and ready going into this weekend’s game at East Carolina? The Mustangs have been dinged up in recent games, and the unscheduled week […] READ MORE


SMU’s Next “Toughest” Game

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SMU is 7-1 and with only three games left in the regular season the Mustangs are in control of their own fate for a shot at the AAC championship game. That get’s us to SMU’s next “toughest” game in the 2020 season, The Tulsa Golden Hurricanes. SMU’s Next “Toughest” Game But in Sonny Dykes fashion, […] READ MORE


SMU Is Still Learning Says Sonny Dykes

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There is work to do. There is always work to do. But Saturday’s win at home over Navy was as close to a complete game as SMU has played this season. Yet head coach Sonny Dykes says even at 6-1, there is still much for the Mustangs to learn. First of all,  there was balance […] READ MORE


SMU Can’t Stay With Cincinnati

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All season long SMU head coach Sonny Dykes has been concerned about the inconsistency of the Mustangs offense. That inconsistency Saturday night cost them an undefeated season, the top spot in the ACC, and likely the Group of Five spot in a New Year’s Day bowl game. Converting on only seven of 20 third down […] READ MORE


SMU At Tulane; No Looking Ahead

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On the surface, this week’s SMU game at Tulane looks like a mismatch. The Mustangs are 4-0, sit at #17 in the AP Top 20, and have the best overall record in the AAC conference. Tulane is 2-2 overall and 0-2 in conference having just lost to Houston in the Cougars’ first game of the […] READ MORE


Time For SMU To Step Up

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Things are about to get real for SMU football. Sure, the Mustangs are 3-0. And yes, all the wins have been convincing. Even the Texas State game was not as close as the score said at the end of the game. But now it is time for SMU to step up. It is Memphis coming […] READ MORE


SMU Needs Better Consistency

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There is a connectivity to this week’s game between SMU and Stephen F. Austin. Mustangs head coach Sonny Dykes sees the film of the first two weeks and says his team needs more consistency. And then, in the SMU home opener against SFA, the Mustangs will face a team that is 0-2 and has struggled […] READ MORE


Sonny Dykes Sees Opportunities This Week

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SMU coach Sonny Dykes looks at Saturday’s game against North Texas and sees positive potential. The Mustangs and the Mean Green both go into the game at 1-0. And North Texas’ win took on a different value last weekend. They won their season opener against Houston Baptist 57-3 two weeks ago. That same HBU team […] READ MORE


SMU Looks To Double Down

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The 2019 version of SMU did something no Mustangs team had done in 35 years. They got to double digits in wins with a 10-3 record. Now before anyone starts getting visions of Dickerson, and James, and the Pony Express, we live in a “what have you done for me lately” college football world. And […] READ MORE