Citadel football schedule, by degree of difficulty

thWhen Citadel football practice starts on Aug. 5, the Bulldogs will have 26 days until their season opener against Charleston Southern on Aug. 31.

Wow, that happened fast.

As we contemplate the Bulldogs’ prospects in 2013 — they were picked to finish sixth in the Southern Conference at last week’s media day, which really means fourth – here’s a look at The Citadel’s schedule, in order of difficulty. I’ll include the chance of a Citadel win for each game (strictly my opinion) and we’ll see where we end up.

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SoCon botches media day

imagesHere are some of the headlines that followed the Southern Conference media day Wednesday in Spartanburg:

Georgia Southern Tabbed Consensus Favorite for Southern Conference Crown

Georgia Southern tops SoCon preseason polls

Georgia Southern football picked No. 1 by SoCon coaches, media

SoCon Media Choose Eagles as Preseason Favorites

Departing Mountaineers, Eagles chasing SoCon title

Even the SoCon’s own website followed suit:

Coaches Tab GSU Football Favorite

Well … No, no, no, no, no and no.

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