21 Jun 2010, 03:30pm by Bill Connelly
It's never too early for college football -- or an argument about who deserves to be number one. But first, let's argue about who should be number 11, as Football Outsiders unveils the first 15 teams on our preseason Top 25.
33 comments, Last at 27 Jun 2010, 5:09pm by cfn_ms
16 Jun 2010, 04:50pm by Bill Connelly
Needless to say, the odds are very good that the Utes will accept the offer. Assuming the Big Ten is done for now (it will almost certainly be a few months before they decide whether to make another move or not), that leaves our conference realignment scorecard as follows...
30 comments, Last at 21 Jun 2010, 12:58pm by Displaced Cane
08 Jun 2010, 06:56pm by Bill Connelly
We've been conspicuously low on the conference realignment talk around here; part of me wants to apologize for that, another part says, "You're welcome." Quite frankly, it's been an exhausting couple of days. The above link from Dr. Saturday is probably the most comprehensive survey of where things stand at the moment.
50 comments, Last at 10 Jun 2010, 1:52pm by Will Allen
27 Apr 2010, 10:48am by Bill Connelly
How does the loss of talent to the draft affect college football teams? And how will this draft affect next year's outlook? Bill Connelly investigates.
37 comments, Last at 01 May 2010, 9:52pm by cfn_ms
21 Apr 2010, 05:11pm by Bill Connelly
On the eve of the NFL Draft, Bill Connelly revisits his ratings for college running backs, looking out for red flags and draft sleepers.
44 comments, Last at 23 Aug 2010, 11:47pm by nightowl
19 Feb 2010, 12:00pm by Bill Connelly
More than ever, schools and fans are obsessing over college football recruiting. But how much impact does recruiting have on a team's success on the field in the fall? Bill Connelly explores this question in Varsity Numbers.
33 comments, Last at 22 Feb 2010, 7:15pm by Jeff Fogle
04 Feb 2010, 08:41pm by Bill Connelly
In the second part of his recent ESPN Insider series on recruiting, our own Bill Connelly looks at which teams and conferences have been getting better (Big East) or worse (Pac-10).
10 comments, Last at 06 Feb 2010, 5:54pm by young curmudgeon
01 Feb 2010, 09:00pm by Bill Connelly
This ESPN Insider features details the relationship between good recruiting and on-field success.
4 comments, Last at 20 Feb 2011, 4:44pm by Kurt Drety
14 Jan 2010, 01:31pm by Bill Connelly
A title recap, a history lesson, and a peek into 2010. It's all here in the final Varsity Numbers of the 2009 season.
10 comments, Last at 20 Jan 2010, 5:06pm by Kevin from Philly
07 Jan 2010, 11:52am by Bill Connelly
Brian, Rob and Bill give you an in-depth look at tonight's BCS title game. Can Colt McCoy cap his career with a title, or do the favored Tide have the edge? Come back at 8pm for a Cover It Live in-game blog.
10 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2010, 1:19am by Will Allen