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25 Nov 2014, 11:39pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: SEC West Showdowns

If the Iron Bowl and Egg Bowl contenders had swapped schedules this season, would they have swapped records as well?

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24 Nov 2014, 02:17pm by Chad Peltier

OFI: Who Needs Style Points?

The Playoff picture likely remained unchanged as the contenders all had unimpressive wins in Week 13.

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22 Nov 2014, 11:01am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Six Memorable Lessons About Talent Evaluation

This week’s Futures makes a visit to the past. Matt Waldman lists the 10 most influential prospects in his development as a talent evaluator.

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4 comments, Last at 24 Nov 2014, 10:30am by mstickles

21 Nov 2014, 03:30pm by Bill Connelly

VN: Hits, Misses, and the Year Zero Effect

Bill Connelly looks at the college offenses, defenses, and overall teams that have improved (Air Force!) or regressed (North Texas!) the most in 2014. Year Zero is a real thing (sometimes).

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1 comment, Last at 21 Nov 2014, 7:54pm by Kal

20 Nov 2014, 10:28pm by Chad Peltier

SDA: Bowl Position

The games this week are much less hyped than last week's, but they still feature closely-ranked teams vying for conference pecking order in bowl season.

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19 Nov 2014, 10:43pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 12: Mean Field Position

What does Alabama's victory over Mississippi State tell us about the best ways to measure field position?

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17 Nov 2014, 01:54pm by Chad Peltier

OFI: Only One Remains

Mississippi State fell from the undefeated ranks, leaving Florida State as the only undefeated team. And Melvin Gordon gained some yards. Lots and lots and lots of yards.

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5 comments, Last at 18 Nov 2014, 10:10am by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

15 Nov 2014, 11:20am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Oklahoma WR Dorial Green-Beckham

When it comes to this massive talent, we're going to make it too complicated and the NFL will be too simplistic. Find out why.

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4 comments, Last at 17 Nov 2014, 7:44pm by JWill32

14 Nov 2014, 03:09pm by Bill Connelly

VN: Let's Look at the Ball Carriers

Bill Connelly checks in on individual rushing stats and finds a pretty predictable list of high-level achievers.

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3 comments, Last at 16 Nov 2014, 11:49am by 09dgceph

13 Nov 2014, 04:34pm by Chad Peltier

SDA: Challenging the Undefeated

Mississippi State and Florida State, the final two undefeated Playoff contenders, face two of their toughest opponents this week. Can either team make it through the regular season unscathed?

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12 Nov 2014, 10:08pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Playoff Contender Fatal Flaws

We identified the key statistical measures that may hold back each of the top six teams from claiming a spot in the College Football Playoff when the final rankings are announced next month.

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12 Nov 2014, 01:17pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 11: Turnovers

Turnovers and the sequence of events that follow have had a major impact on key games in the last few weeks.

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2 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2014, 4:28pm by Brian Fremeau