Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

30 Sep 2009, 05:00pm by Brian Fremeau

Week 4 FEI Ratings

The college overtime system might not be ideal, but it certainly reduces the game to its basic form -- offense versus defense. Brian Fremeau wonders what would happen if the entire game were played that way. Also, find out how FEI predicted this weekend's upsets.

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12 comments, Last at 02 Oct 2009, 11:09pm by Brian Fremeau

23 Sep 2009, 02:20pm by Brian Fremeau

Week 3 FEI Ratings

Did Tennessee play not to lose badly, and did Florida play along? Brian Fremeau investigates the relationship between game possessions and pulling off upsets.

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42 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2009, 3:15pm by beargoggles

16 Sep 2009, 04:15pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: BYU Tops the Mid-Major Logjam

For this week's college football feature at ESPN Insider, Brian Fremeau looks at which of the non-BCS teams appears headed for greatness in 2009. Hint: Remember which team dominated 25 years ago.

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7 comments, Last at 20 Sep 2009, 8:59pm by bear goggles

16 Sep 2009, 10:09am by Brian Fremeau

Week 2 FEI Ratings

Matt Barkley and Tate Forcier are living the dream after late-game rallies. Brian Fremeau investigates how unlikely the USC and Michigan game-winning drives really were.

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12 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2009, 3:54pm by The Ninjalectual

09 Sep 2009, 01:04pm by Brian Fremeau

Week 1 FEI Ratings

Brian Fremeau congratulates the not-so-meek, and projects undefeated season probabilities for BCS and non-BCS contenders. Also, can Ohio State take advantage of field position against the Trojans?

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3 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2009, 4:20pm by MatMan

03 Sep 2009, 04:05pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN INSIDER: Separation Anxiety

Brian Fremeau discusses why the college football world would be a better place if the top teams stopped playing so many games against FCS cupcakes and started playing more games against each other.

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27 Aug 2009, 01:15pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN INSIDER: Non-BCS Season Preview

Brian Fremeau estimates how the best non-BCS teams in college football would have done in the BCS conferences of years past.

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11 Aug 2009, 10:42am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN INSIDER: Scheduling a Championship

Our college football content on ESPN.com will be expanding in this upcoming season, and first up: a look at strength of schedule. Of this year's elite teams, Texas has the best shot at an undefeated season -- but it isn't a very good shot. Their toughest competition is all bunched together in October, just like it was a year ago.

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6 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2009, 4:32pm by watto

23 Jul 2009, 03:04pm by Brian Fremeau

Hokies Defense Adapts to Spread Offenses

SmartFootball's Chris Brown chips in on Dr. Saturday's college football blog with an excellent breakdown of the evolution of Virginia Tech's defense under long-time defensive coordinator Bud Foster.

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4 comments, Last at 24 Jul 2009, 1:25pm by Mike

14 Jan 2009, 03:50pm by Brian Fremeau

Final 2008 FEI Ratings

The Florida Gators defense deserves most of the credit for this year's BCS Championship. Brian Fremeau presents some final thoughts on the game and the year-end FEI ratings.

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6 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2009, 12:20pm by Parker W.