Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

18 Sep 2016, 02:48pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: NCAA Odds to Go Undefeated After Week 3

The third weekend of the college football season didn't fully eliminate playoff contenders, but it created a bit of separation for the teams most likely to be in the conversation down the stretch. The potential for a playoff party crash from the Group of Five improved somewhat, and a pair of Big Ten road victories vaulted two conference contenders into our countdown of the 10 teams most likely to win out the regular season from here.

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1 comment, Last at 19 Sep 2016, 3:50pm by Dr. Gamera

14 Sep 2016, 04:53pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 2: Early Dominance

What should we take from the hot starts of schools like Michigan and Washington?

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14 comments, Last at 15 Sep 2016, 8:55pm by ramirez

11 Sep 2016, 03:44pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: NCAA Odds to Go Undefeated After Week 2

We now have four Group of 5 teams among the 10 most likely to win out the regular season, including two in the top three.

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07 Sep 2016, 02:12pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 1: Comebacks

Florida State had to climb out of a deep hole to beat Ole Miss, but as Brian Fremeau explains, this is nothing new for the Seminoles.

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1 comment, Last at 08 Sep 2016, 5:54pm by ramirez

06 Sep 2016, 02:30pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: NCAA Odds to Go Undefeated After Week 1

After an opening weekend jostled more than a few teams' preseason expectations, we look at which college football teams have the best chance of going undefeated from here.

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02 Sep 2016, 10:42am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Conference Schedule Swaps

How much of a difference is there in strength of schedule among the best teams in the best college football conferences?

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01 Sep 2016, 03:26pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Most Likely To Run The Table

Counting down the 20 teams most likely to run the table through the college football regular season, and highlighting the dates each is most likely to trip up.

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01 Sep 2016, 12:03pm by Brian Fremeau

Home Field Advantage Is Vanishing

Dirk Chatelain writing for the Omaha World-Herald presents potential reasons for an apparent decline in home field advantage in college football -- specifically highlighted in the Big Ten and Big 12. Among the hypotheses for why? More balanced officiating due to instant replay booth reviews.

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18 comments, Last at 06 Sep 2016, 11:34pm by Dennis

31 Aug 2016, 04:21pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI 2016 Primer: Most Average

Brian Fremeau is back for his 10th season of college football advanced stats at Football Outsiders, with a lesson on average teams (like Arkansas State) and updated FEI projections for 2016.

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4 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2016, 2:53pm by Brian Fremeau

04 Aug 2016, 11:21am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: In-Season Improvement and Regression

It is rare for any team to consistently improve week in and week out, but we can compare performances from the beginning of the year with those at the end to see which college football teams improved and which ones regressed in 2015.

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1 comment, Last at 10 Aug 2016, 4:49pm by xizzim