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Missouri Valley Conference Beat is a blog dedicated to the Missouri Valley Conference, Missouri Valley Football Conference, mid-major basketball and FCS football.  I am a Northern Iowa alum who loves small school DI sports.  Enjoy my ramblings about all things mid-major, with a focus on the Missouri Valley, below.

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Week 7 MVFC Primer and Power Rankings

A preview for week 7 in the MVFC, a quick look at other big games this week in the FCS, and my first league power rankings of the year.

MVFC Week 6 Recap

Recap of a crazy week six in the 2021 fall MVFC season.

MVFC Week 5 Primer

A preview for week 5 action in the MVFC, fall 2021.

Week 3 MVFC Recap

It was another fabulous week in the Valley. See my recap of week 3 in the MVFC here.

MVFC Week 3 Primer

Get prepped for week 3 of the 2021 fall MVFC season. We have all you need to know right here!

Week 2 MVFC Recap

Recap of week two of the fall 2021 MVFC football season.

MVFC Week 2 Primer

All eleven MVFC teams are in action this week. Below you’ll find a preview of each matchup and my prediction for the game. I am 10/10...

MVFC Football Week 6 Power Rankings

Kudos to Missouri State who are now 3-1 in the league after another road victory, their third of the season. They’ve picked on three of...

MVFC Football Week 5 Power Rankings

As we reach the (almost) midway point of the MVFC season, we are likely down to four possible playoff teams. Illinois State is 0-3, South...

MVFC Football Week 4 Power Rankings

Week 2 of the MVFC was nuts. Upsets abounded and chaos was the name of the day. However, order was restored in Week 3. All the higher...