22 Dec 2010, 11:10am by Bill Connelly
In this week's ESPN Insider piece, Bill Connelly discusses Boise State and Utah and how they managed to avoid falling back to earth after losing star coaches in the middle of the last decade.
17 Dec 2010, 01:18pm by Bill Connelly
The SDA crew walks you through the first eight games of the three-week bowl season, highlighted by Boise State-Utah on Wednesday night in Las Vegas.
7 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2011, 1:33am by cfn_ms
16 Dec 2010, 10:41am by Bill Connelly
Do hot teams stay hot and cold teams stay cold, during the bowl layoff, or does everybody return to room temperature? Bill Connelly finds that the layoff really doesn't help anybody's performance.
15 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2010, 1:29am by Jeff Fogle
13 Dec 2010, 04:34pm by Bill Connelly
The Big Ten has named its divisions. East and West? American and National? Nope. Legends and Leaders. As Brian Cook from MGoBlog puts it, welcome to the Successories Conference.
83 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2010, 12:17pm by parking_god
12 Dec 2010, 04:41pm by Bill Connelly
Bill Connelly takes a look at previous promotions of defensive coordinators to determine Will Muschamp's potential for success as the new Florida head coach.
2 comments, Last at 12 Dec 2010, 8:56pm by sam
10 Dec 2010, 08:31am by Bill Connelly
There are plenty of strong arguments to be made for maintaining college football's non-playoff structure. And in yesterday's USA Today column, BCS chief Bill Hancock made almost none of them.
91 comments, Last at 04 Jan 2011, 3:46pm by tuluse
08 Dec 2010, 01:14pm by Bill Connelly
In the latest ESPN Insider piece, Bill Connelly compares the commonly accepted stats and FO's stats to take a look at who is overrated and who is underrated. Underrated: Oklahoma State's defense. Overrated (and you knew it was coming if you read Varsity Numbers): Oregon's offense.
17 comments, Last at 13 Dec 2010, 4:19am by cfn_ms
07 Dec 2010, 10:33am by Bill Connelly
Bill Connelly takes a look at how Auburn and Oregon passed their final tests, supports offensive coordinators, and reviews games that did not go according to statistical plan.
4 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2010, 2:25pm by Bill Connelly
05 Dec 2010, 11:02pm by Bill Connelly
A first glance at this season's college football bowl slate.
51 comments, Last at 09 Dec 2010, 10:09pm by dbostedo
03 Dec 2010, 12:49pm by Bill Connelly
In today's Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly takes a look at which teams keep their foot on the gas when up big and which teams take it easy on beaten opponents.
12 comments, Last at 06 Dec 2010, 8:31am by Kevin from Philly