21 Oct 2010
In the last three seasons, 39 games have been played that involved a team with a top-10 Offensive FEI versus one with a top-10 Defensive FEI rating. As LSU (No. 3 DFEI to date in 2010) and Auburn (No. 2 OFEI) clash at Jordan-Hare stadium on Saturday, the winner of that unit battle will definitely have the edge in the game. Brian Fremeau examines the fortunes of elite offenses versus elite defenses and finds a few trends that each team might capitalize on.