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20 Mar 2012, 02:50pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: FSU Needs Balance To Contend

In the last five seasons, only the 2009 Oklahoma Sooners made a major offensive leap from the previous season while maintaining an elite defense. Florida State will need to do the same in order to ultimately join the national championship conversation in 2012.

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1 comment, Last at 20 Mar 2012, 9:35pm by Mike J

12 Mar 2012, 04:43pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: History Not On South Carolina's Side

South Carolina is getting a bit of way-too-early preseason attention, but their all-time resume is awfully thin. Does that really make a difference?

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5 comments, Last at 22 Sep 2012, 8:02am by Mancreature

04 Mar 2012, 04:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Replacing A College Quarterback

Which quarterback battles this spring are more crucial to the top teams than others? Not too surprisingly, it will have a lot to do with the percentage of each team's total offense that ran through the quarterback position last year.

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2 comments, Last at 05 Mar 2012, 10:50am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

21 Feb 2012, 09:51pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: WVU, TCU Will Be Big 12 Contenders

Oklahoma and Texas are big dogs, but West Virginia and TCU will be consistent winners in the new Big 12.

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1 comment, Last at 22 Feb 2012, 12:30pm by Lance

31 Jan 2012, 09:32pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Recruiting Versus Results

Brian Fremeau compares five-year recruiting success with results on the field to indentify the most overachieving and underachieving programs.

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1 comment, Last at 10 Feb 2012, 12:51am by NFL Stadiums

18 Jan 2012, 09:08pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Value Drive Leaders

We take a look at three teams that a few teams that may need to focus on value drive efficiency next year in order to live up to high expectations.

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10 Jan 2012, 08:51pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: SEC Pecking Order

Alabama and LSU remain the teams to beat next year, but the SEC has a history of turnover at the top. Brian Fremeau publishes the new 2011 Program FEI ratings and discusses the possible 2012 fortunes of the five SEC programs best positioned to contend with the Tigers and Crimson Tide.

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04 Jan 2012, 09:32pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Michigan Isn't Back Yet

After an 11-2 season and Sugar Bowl win, the Wolverines are going to be a preseason poll darling in 2012. That doesn't bode well for year two under Brady Hoke.

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4 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2012, 2:48pm by Subrata Sircar

20 Dec 2011, 09:29pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: MSU, WVU Will Take Next Step

Michigan State and West Virginia won't be darkhorse national championship contenders in 2012, but they are ready for the next step according to our program ratings.

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13 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2011, 7:58pm by Turin

13 Dec 2011, 10:09am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Making an Immediate Impact

Urban Meyer, Kevin Sumlin, and Larry Fedora starting out at programs that have challenges to overcome, but there are opportunities for an immediate impact.

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2 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2011, 4:11pm by Brian Fremeau