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21 Sep 2010, 11:17am by Brian Fremeau

Never Punt With Denard Robinson

The "Mathlete" at the popular Michigan Wolverines fan site MGoBlog has crunched the numbers and produced a handy guide for Rich Rodriguez' go-for-it decisions for the rest of the season. As long as Denard Robinson is running the show and Michigan's field goal kicking remains suspect, Rodriguez should consider half the field to be four-down territory.

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4 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2010, 1:34pm by Dean

19 Sep 2010, 01:25pm by Brian Fremeau

MSU's Dantonio Recovering From Heart Attack

Early Sunday morning following Michigan State's thrilling overtime victory over Notre Dame, Spartans' head coach Mark Dantonio suffered a heart attack and underwent an emergency cardiac catheterization procedure. He is expected to make a full recovery. Dantonio will remain hospitalized for several days and will be out indefinitely. Offensive coordinator Don Treadwill has assumed the interim head coach responsibilities in his absence.

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4 comments, Last at 22 Sep 2010, 8:11pm by mvhuber

16 Sep 2010, 03:32pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Another Two-Loss Champion In 2010?

Is 2010 destined to head down the same path as 2007, a season marked by unexpected upsets and poll instability? Our projected win expectations suggest there may very well be several elite teams with damaged resumes at season's end. Boise State and TCU are already in prime position to take advantage.

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15 Sep 2010, 01:51pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI: Almost Every Game Counts

There have been more than a few dramatic FCS victories this season. Brian Fremeau explains why FEI doesn't include those results, for better or for worse.

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39 comments, Last at 25 Nov 2010, 3:39pm by NON AQ fan

08 Sep 2010, 11:34pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI: The Boise State Dilemma

Boise State's victory Monday night launched what will be a season-long debate over strength of schedule. Brian Fremeau reveals our unique approach to measuring precisely how much easier a road the Broncos will face.

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42 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2010, 1:30pm by cfn_ms

01 Sep 2010, 07:42pm by Brian Fremeau

FO Basics: Our College Stats

Continuing our FO Basics feature series, Brian Fremeau discusses the differences between our college stats.

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6 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2010, 6:56am by Subrata Sircar

27 Aug 2010, 02:55pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Time Is Now for Big Ten's Best Four

In the latest college article on ESPN Insider, Brian Fremeau explains how someone from the Big Ten's big four (Iowa, Penn State, Ohio State, Wisconsin) has a very good opportunity of running the table and making the BCS championship game.

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2 comments, Last at 30 Aug 2010, 3:37am by cfn_ms

25 Aug 2010, 03:03pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI: Rating the Programs

How healthy is your favorite college football program right now? Brian Fremeau's Approximated Program Power ratings have a strong relationship with championship contention and recruiting prowess. That can't be a coincidence, right?

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16 comments, Last at 04 Feb 2011, 2:47pm by Kirt O

20 Aug 2010, 12:54pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Boston College and Consistency

Boston College ranks 15th nationally in winning percentage since 2000, ahead of a least a dozen other high profile programs that are generally considered to be "better" than the Eagles. What's up with that? In our latest ESPN Insider feature, Brian Fremeau digs into the numbers and finds BC to be unmatched among AQ teams in terms of consistency. There is no safer bet than BC to win 8 or 9 games, but can they take the next step and win an ACC title?

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09 Aug 2010, 02:18pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Which Rivalry Win Streaks Are Broken In 2010?

At Insider, we take a look at which one-sided college rivalries are most likely to flip this season. Auburn could end a couple of streaks.

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2 comments, Last at 12 Aug 2010, 9:48pm by Brian Fremeau