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20 Aug 2014, 02:23pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Primer: Elite Characteristics

There will be four teams in the inaugural College Football Playoff at the end of the season. What common characteristics will distinguish these teams above all others?

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13 Aug 2014, 01:13pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Primer: Degree of Difficulty

We don’t know how the playoff selection committee will measure it, or how much of a factor it will be, but strength of schedule has never been more important in college football. Probably.

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06 Aug 2014, 09:14pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Best Of The BCS Era

One final look back at the BCS era, ranking the best teams from each of the power conferences.

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1 comment, Last at 07 Aug 2014, 11:50pm by tduff

30 Jul 2014, 09:23pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: College Win Total Best Bets

We compared FEI projections to Vegas lines to find which teams were the best bets to outperform and underperform season win total expectations in 2014.

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2 comments, Last at 06 Aug 2014, 9:22pm by cfn_ms

24 Jul 2014, 02:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Shifting Schedule Strength

Which college football teams downgraded their schedule strength this season, and which ones made an upgrade?

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10 Jul 2014, 10:08pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Program Future Projections

Identifying the most likely College Football Playoff contenders over the next three seasons based on current program ratings and trajectory.

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05 Jul 2014, 07:14am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Dark-Horse Playoff Contenders

Texas tops the list of five college football playoff long shots to keep an eye on this fall.

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24 May 2014, 07:48am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: FSU's Path To The Playoff

Florida State's path to a repeat national championship is mostly clear, if Jameis Winston picks up right where his 2013 Heisman-winning campaign left off.

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13 May 2014, 01:15pm by Guest

2014 Draft Report Card Report

It's time for our annual look at where draftniks agree and disagree in their evaluations of draft day. The Rams lead the way with their extra first-round pick from the RG3 trade.

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62 comments, Last at 17 May 2014, 10:37pm by LionInAZ

10 May 2014, 12:20pm by Aaron Schatz

Audibles: 2014 NFL Draft Day Two

What is a quarterback succession plan, really, and did it make sense for the Patriots this year? Plus: Louis Nix falls and other staff thoughts from rounds two and three.

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41 comments, Last at 22 May 2014, 7:10pm by liquidmuse3

09 May 2014, 09:23am by Aaron Schatz

Audibles: 2014 NFL Draft Day One

The FO staff proclaims Cleveland and Minnesota the winners of the night. The losers? Any offensive linemen in the NFC West.

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83 comments, Last at 22 May 2014, 6:51pm by liquidmuse3

07 May 2014, 04:20pm by Guest

Playmaker Score 2014

We unveil a new, more accurate version of our Playmaker Score wide receiver projection system. It sure loves this year's deep class, but the order of first-rounders is a bit of a surprise.

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22 comments, Last at 23 May 2014, 8:07pm by Duff Soviet Union