Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

30 Jun 2015, 12:00pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Top 10 College Programs

Brian Fremeau uses his Program FEI methodology to compare his list of the top college football programs over the next few years to the ESPN Insider College Football Future Power Rankings. The ESPN experts like Ohio State the best, but for us, nothing matches the consistency of Alabama.

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14 Feb 2015, 03:29pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Overachievers And Underachievers

Which teams overachieve on the field with less recruiting success than their opponents, and which teams underachieve when fielding a more-talented roster?

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06 Jan 2015, 02:44pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Three Championship Game Factors

Turnover value, special teams value, and field position value figure to be critical factors in the championship game. Will Oregon or Ohio State have the edge?

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31 Dec 2014, 08:15am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: The NY6 and the BCS

In each of the NY6 games, the efficiency ratings for both teams closely matched a major bowl game of recent vintage. Those matchup similarities highlight a few important statistics that figure to be keys to this week's biggest games.

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16 Dec 2014, 04:48pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Future College Playoff Contenders

If multiple years of success are a key to playoff contention, these four programs are well-positioned to take the next step.

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09 Dec 2014, 11:43pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: An Eight-Team Playoff

How would an eight team college football playoff change the likelihood of a championship for each of the contenders this year?

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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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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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07 Nov 2014, 01:59pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Playoff Contender Stat Profiles

Comparing the top six teams in this week's College Football Playoff rankings to recent BCS Championship game participants across key efficiency measures.

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29 Oct 2014, 05:47am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: One-Loss Contenders

Every one-loss power conference team is still in contention for the College Football Playoff. But not every one-loss team is particularly likely to run the table from here out.

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