31 Jan 2013, 04:17pm by Brian Fremeau
A handful of teams have brought in consistent top-25 recruiting classes, but aren't producing consistent top-25 results on the field. Is it any surprise that most of them have made a recent coaching change? Here are five teams that have had the most trouble beating less-talented opponents over the last three years.
3 comments, Last at 01 Feb 2013, 4:33pm by beargoggles
30 Jan 2013, 05:02pm by Brian Fremeau
College football fans will pay a lot of attention on February 6, national signing day, to see what talent their favorite team has picked up. But there are some programs that have been very successful despite unimpressive recruiting classes. We count down the top five.
10 Jan 2013, 09:48pm by Brian Fremeau
Ranking the challengers to Alabama's SEC throne next season, it's likely that imbalanced cross-division scheduling will be a factor once again.
3 comments, Last at 20 Mar 2013, 3:42am by Daniel888
03 Jan 2013, 12:10pm by Brian Fremeau
Oregon and Kansas State are two of the best teams of the last five years that didn't get a BCS championship game berth.
7 comments, Last at 04 Jan 2013, 5:31pm by Adam H
02 Jan 2013, 05:08pm by Brian Fremeau
How do Notre Dame and Alabama measure up against the BCS championship game participants of the last five years?
1 comment, Last at 20 Mar 2013, 3:42am by Felix777
13 Dec 2012, 09:43pm by Brian Fremeau
In the December 24th issue of ESPN the Magazine, Brian Fremeau debuts a new match-up projection methodology for each of the non-championship BCS bowl games.
2 comments, Last at 01 Feb 2013, 5:06am by Anonymousquicken
11 Dec 2012, 06:02pm by Brian Fremeau
Some teams capitalized on good fortune this year, and others were victimized by bad fortune. Based on our analysis, these are the ten teams whose records were most impacted by turnovers, special teams, field position, and other factors that pushed them over the edge, positively and negatively.
2 comments, Last at 07 Mar 2013, 6:42am by allan
28 Nov 2012, 06:23pm by Brian Fremeau
For as much attention has been paid to fixing the BCS as a poor method to determine a national champion, the conference championship structure is problematic as well.
16 comments, Last at 30 Nov 2012, 4:36pm by Dan in Philly
13 Nov 2012, 10:07pm by Brian Fremeau
After Alabama was upset last weekend, Kansas State, Oregon, and Notre Dame are in position to take advantage. But each of those three teams has vulnerabilities in the home stretch as well. In this piece, we calculate the likelihood of winning out for each of the three main contenders, and identify the areas in which each might be be due for an upset before the end of the year.
06 Nov 2012, 09:17pm by Brian Fremeau
Are the 10-0 Buckeyes missing out on the BCS championship race this year, or are they still a year away from being an elite contender?
5 comments, Last at 03 Mar 2013, 2:05am by Perücken