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06 May 2013, 09:41pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Alabama Runaway Favorite In SEC

Running early FEI projections, Alabama projects to be a runaway favorite to win the SEC, based on a dominant program profile and a schedule that skips the top teams from the opposite division.

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05 May 2013, 08:29am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Ohio State Leads Big Ten Projections

According to early FEI projections, Ohio State is the Big Ten team to beat this fall, Michigan State is the top Legends division contender, and the Michigan Wolverines have a surprisingly low projection window.

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01 May 2013, 08:34pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Texas Tops Early Big 12 FEI Projections

Preliminary FEI projections pick the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma State Cowboys to be the front-runners in the Big 12.

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08 Apr 2013, 08:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Schedule Impedes Mississippi State

Mississippi State and three other programs face unusually stiff competition this fall, and may show signs of progress without improving in the win column.

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29 Mar 2013, 05:13pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Nebraska Cornhuskers Climbing Back

Nebraska's program fell far after peaking in the mid-1990s, but Bo Pelini has the program on its way back.

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14 Mar 2013, 05:02pm by Brian Fremeau

Data-Driven Selection Committee

Stewart Mandel of Sports Illustrated enlisted the help of Bill Connelly, Brian Fremeau, and a few other college football and basketball stat gurus to help frame the conversation about the future college football playoff selection process. Selecting and seeding a four-team playoff requires an entirely different process than the one employed in the NCAA selection of the annual 68-team basketball tournament field. The panel of stat experts share their perspectives on the data that needs to be part of that process.

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04 Mar 2013, 09:27pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Oregon Ducks In Transition

Brian Fremeau takes a closer look at everything new Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich has going for him in his first season at the helm, and what might derail a national championship run this fall.

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27 Feb 2013, 09:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Auburn's Program Nose Dive

Since winning a national championship in 2010, Auburn's program trajectory is plummeting. Four other programs suffered steep declines last season as well and are all seeking a new path to recovery.

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19 Feb 2013, 11:38pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: TCU, Ole Miss, and Utah Stepping Up

Each of these teams has improved its recruiting profile over the last few seasons, and each may be ready to take a step forward this fall.

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11 Feb 2013, 04:54pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Unranked Teams That Can Rise

This week at ESPN Insider, we take a closer look at five teams outside of Mark Schlabach's current top-25 projections that may be a bit underrated.

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8 comments, Last at 26 Feb 2013, 8:04pm by cfn_ms