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01 Sep 2014, 07:09am by Chad Peltier

OFI: SEC Surprises

In an opening week where even the elite teams in college football looked mortal, the SEC had two big surprises in Texas A&M and Georgia defeating their South Carolinian opponents by big scores.

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3 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2014, 5:24pm by DisplacedPackerFan

28 Aug 2014, 03:28pm by Chad Peltier

SDA: Welcome Back, Folks

The college football season returns in a big way with South Carolina-Texas A&M, Wisconsin-LSU, and Clemson-Georgia headlining opening weekend. Seventh Day Adventure is back with advanced stats, analysis, and F/+ predictions.

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9 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2014, 4:14pm by Sid

27 Aug 2014, 09:07pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: SEC On Upset Alert

Five SEC teams need to be particularly careful in nonconference matchups this weekend.

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27 Aug 2014, 02:57pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Primer: Right and Wrong

Brian Fremeau looks back at some of his favorite mistakes from 2013, and unveils the final preseason FEI ratings.

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5 comments, Last at 28 Aug 2014, 3:07pm by Spidersva

26 Aug 2014, 03:41pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Updated 2014 Projections

Bill Connelly says hello to the 2014 college football season by giving the F/+ projections some last-second tweaks.

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7 comments, Last at 28 Aug 2014, 12:35pm by Lance

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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1 comment, Last at 23 Aug 2014, 11:39am by Dad2sca

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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