29 Oct 2010, 12:22pm by Bill Connelly
In today's Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly talks with Ken Pomeroy of College Basketball Prospectus about momentum, breaking points, outliers, and more. Plus: Boise State lobbies for the BCS to use FO stats.
12 comments, Last at 31 Oct 2010, 11:33pm by Jeff Fogle
28 Oct 2010, 06:23pm by Bill Connelly
Top teams take to the road again this week. Will this be the fourth-straight week that a No. 1 goes down? Can upstarts Michigan State and Missouri survive as road underdogs? The SDA crew tells you what you need to know.
18 comments, Last at 30 Oct 2010, 2:09pm by Tom Gower
28 Oct 2010, 12:36pm by Bill Connelly
In the latest F.O. piece on ESPN, Bill Connelly looks at which factors are usually key to top teams' downfalls, and how much it applies (or doesn't apply) to this week's Ole Miss-Auburn game. Will we see a fourth straight No. 1 team fall this week?
3 comments, Last at 29 Oct 2010, 9:18pm by cfn_ms
26 Oct 2010, 09:36am by Bill Connelly
Formula tweaks and the crazy glory of the 2010 college football season are on the docket for this edition of Varsity Numbers.
3 comments, Last at 27 Oct 2010, 3:10am by cfn_ms
22 Oct 2010, 04:02pm by Bill Connelly
In today's Varsity Numbers, Four Truths are revisited, Arizona State has the best bye week ever, FEI and S&P+ disagree, and Bill Connelly waits for Oregon's ratings to rise.
18 comments, Last at 25 Oct 2010, 1:10pm by Jeff Fogle
21 Oct 2010, 04:10pm by Bill Connelly
The SDA crew examines the big games of the week, including several possible upsets, and discusses how the BCS could be in trouble after this wild season.
22 comments, Last at 25 Oct 2010, 7:24am by Bill Connelly
19 Oct 2010, 11:00am by Bill Connelly
It's OK not to know who the best team in college football is right now. Or is Bill Connelly just telling that to himself?
18 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2010, 9:39pm by bigtencrazy
15 Oct 2010, 12:32pm by Bill Connelly
Putrid Jayhawks, surprising Illini, overrated Ducks, upsets, logjams, and anti-BCS screeds ... they're all here in the smorgasbord that is Bill Connelly's Varsity Numbers.
38 comments, Last at 18 Oct 2010, 10:36am by Kevin from Philly
14 Oct 2010, 03:12pm by Bill Connelly
Is this the week where some of the unexpectedly high- or low-ranked teams begin falling in line with expectations? The SDA crew investigates in this preview of Week 7.
14 comments, Last at 16 Oct 2010, 7:22pm by cfn_ms
13 Oct 2010, 04:19pm by Bill Connelly
In today's ESPN piece, Bill Connelly looks at the steady disappearance of dynasties from college football. Is college football a giant oligarchy where the have-nots fight over the haves' tables scraps? Absolutely. And it is so much more competitive -- and more difficult to dominate -- than it used to be.