02 Mar 2010, 04:31pm by Brian Fremeau
The conference expansion boom over the last 20 years eliminated all but a few independents in college football. Along with the rise of FBS vs. FCS games, it also had an impact on the frequency of games between top teams.
32 comments, Last at 05 Mar 2010, 5:24pm by Brian Fremeau
12 Jan 2010, 01:55pm by Brian Fremeau
After toppling Texas, Alabama is a clear-cut No. 1, but there are plenty of surprises in the final FEI ratings after that. Brian Fremeau discusses the peculiarities of a season that left us wondering and wanting more.
88 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2010, 3:14pm by Jeff Fogle
06 Jan 2010, 04:51pm by Brian Fremeau
In this ESPN Insider piece, Brian Fremeau looks at how red zone play and special teams will play big roles in the Texas-Alabama matchup. The full FO preview of the BCS Championship game will be up Thursday morning, with a Cover It Live blog Thursday night.
11 Dec 2009, 11:37am by Brian Fremeau
An easier 2010 schedule and a good record coaching close games throughout his career may set up Brian Kelly for early success at Notre Dame.
7 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2009, 10:50am by turning winds
09 Dec 2009, 12:20pm by Brian Fremeau
The game may not have lived up to expectations, but Alabama's performance in the SEC Championship Game deserves recognition as the most impressive performance of the season.
9 comments, Last at 11 Dec 2009, 5:33pm by beargoggles
05 Dec 2009, 10:13am by Brian Fremeau
Think every rumor you've read about who might be Notre Dame's next football coach is unsubstantiated speculation? At least one was created as a hoax just to see how far it could spread with a simple email and a tweet. No media outlet is spared in the ND blog Blue Gray Sky's detailed account.
9 comments, Last at 04 Feb 2010, 10:26am by Webroot
02 Dec 2009, 11:25am by Brian Fremeau
Notre Dame and Charlie Weis had the opportunity and offensive weapons to win close games, but they didn't do themselves any favors in the red zone or on special teams.
22 comments, Last at 03 Dec 2009, 3:10pm by Jeff Fogle
01 Dec 2009, 01:25pm by Brian Fremeau
Our man from South Bend, Brian Fremeau, takes a look at the now-open Notre Dame job, and what it will take to rebuild the Irish program.
15 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2009, 8:26pm by MatMan
25 Nov 2009, 11:41am by Brian Fremeau
The FEI ratings didn't shake up very much after a mostly forgettable weekend that featured blowout victories and very few games between teams at the top.
1 comment, Last at 25 Nov 2009, 6:42pm by Will
18 Nov 2009, 01:57am by Brian Fremeau
Stanford is the hottest team in the nation right now, but are they in the midst of the best breakout season in college football?
9 comments, Last at 20 Nov 2009, 12:33am by Brian Fremeau