D'Eriq King Running vs Temple Beyond the Box Score Football Insider Content 

Beyond the Box Score: Temple Game

In our Time To Tell The Truth article from Thursday, I mentioned the scoring drives-to-punts differential from the UH defense. But it got even worse after Temple.   The Cougar defense has given up more scoring drives (65) than punts forced (58 punts). Teams score 43% of the time they get the ball.   On 14 drives (not counting the… Read More
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Coogs VS. Temple Keys & Senior Class Stats (FREE!)

Three things we’re watching for vs. Temple:   1. Does Ed Oliver play? This is an obvious one but with a few DL dinged up last week, Temple is definitely going to run right at us. They’ll want to test the legs of Fleming and Oliver and they’ll certainly want to test the backups. Also, recall that Temple cut blocked… Read More
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Out of Dozens of G5-to-the-NY6 Possibilities, Few Involve UH (FREE!)

Many UH fans insist that, even after the SMU loss, the Coogs are still in prime position to go to the NY6. They believe that all we need is Fresno State to lose a game and for the Coogs to beat UCF.   The data suggests that even at 10-2, with an AAC title and a Fresno State loss, UH… Read More
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Time To Tell The Truth: Cougar Defensive Woes (FREE!)

Thanks to one of our subscribers, we are able to make this GoCoogs Insider analysis available to all passionate UH fans:     Most of the people I’ve talked with this week were so frustrated with the offense following the SMU game that, in some ways, they gave the defense a pass. But in his press conference earlier this week,… Read More
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Beyond The Box Score: The SMU Game

Lot of numbers, lot of situations here. Let’s go beyond the box score after the SMU game: For the third time in 4 tries, UH goes up to Dallas and gets it handed to us by SMU. In 7 seasons, three different SMU coaches have done that to three different UH coaches. In those 3 losses, SMU has outscored us… Read More
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Cougar Insights From The Shasta Express

A few thoughts on the SMU game from a different perspective: SMU gave us their best shot and …   From GoCoogs.com’s Publisher: This is the first effort in our new Cougar Insights series. The point is to involve our members in writing content for the Cougar Community we’ve built here at GoCoogs.com. After seeing this subscriber’s game analysis a… Read More
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Film Room: The Red Zone Sequence In The 3rd Quarter

Chandler Smith rushed for 7 yards on 3rd down to get the Coogs a first-and-ten at the 12-yard line. Down 17 in the 3rd quarter, UH needed to punch it in to start the Cougar comeback.   But things broke down immediately thereafter. Facing 5 safeties across, D’Eriq King made 3 interesting reads on three-straight plays before a false start… Read More