We are firmly in the second half of the season. We try and put a final bow on Week 8 before the attention goes to Week 9 and a couple of teams that weren’t expected to struggle this much (Boise State, Wyoming) facing pretty much must-win scenarios. The links continue with a new poll where you get to voice your opinion! Enjoy!
MW Players of the Week
This week's #MWFB Players of the Week come from @FresnoStateFB, @HawaiiFootball, @UNMLoboFB and @AztecFB ‼️— Mountain West (@MountainWest) October 25, 2021
Watch to see who earned the honors ⤵️#AtThePeak | #MWFB pic.twitter.com/rQHhdGkhCy
Latest College Football Empires Map
Biggest advancers are these Empire States: Iowa State, Weber State (yes, Weber State), Fresno State, Oregon State.
After week eight (Oct 24) #collegefootballempires map. pic.twitter.com/MVFV4VLxzq— College Football Empires Map 2021 (@CFBEmpiresMap) October 25, 2021
After week seven (Oct 17) #collegefootballempires map. pic.twitter.com/4NtPmb7kVF— College Football Empires Map 2021 (@CFBEmpiresMap) October 17, 2021
Top Quotes from Fresno State’s 34-32 win over Nevada
Read the post-game comments from some of the Bulldogs after hanging on to beat the Wolf Pack.
5 takeaways from the Wyoming Cowboys’ 14-3 loss to the New Mexico Lobos
As one Wyoming fan posted on social media, “When I die, I want my casket carried by the Wyoming Cowboys football team, so they can let me down one last time,” the locals are getting a little restless after the Cowboys suffer their 3rd loss in a row. Where do they go from here?
CFB Passing Leaders to date
Not a surprise, but the two best QBs in the conference make the list.
Passing leaders— CFB Home (@CFBHome) October 25, 2021
Brennan Armstrong (UVA) 3,220
Bailey Zappe (WKU) 3,000
Jake Haener (Fresno St) 2,582
Will Rogers (Miss St) 2,546
Carson Strong (Nevada) 2,466
Bryce Young (Alabama) 2,453
Grant Wells (Marshall) 2,323
Tanner Mordecai (SMU) 2,320
Kenny Pickett (Pitt) 2,236
You are on a MW Football Scavenger Hunt. Which of these would be the easiest to find?
This poll is closed
Boise State run defense improving
Colorado State learning clock management
Wyoming’s offense starts clicking
UNLV wins a conference game
New Mexico goes on a 2 game conference winning streak
On the Horizon:
- Later Today: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Week 8
- Coming Wednesday: Peak Perspective: Which teams are going bowling?
- Coming Wednesday: Bowl Projections: Week 8