Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

12 Dec 2008, 02:20pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: It's All About Timing

In the latest Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly looks at what down and distance considerations do to the EqPts concept. Who knew that Syracuse's offense was only mediocre?

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2 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2008, 4:00am by John

05 Dec 2008, 02:18pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Conference Breakdowns

What does play-by-play data tell us about the best and worst teams, offenses and defenses in the BCS conferences? Bill Connelly takes a look.

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12 comments, Last at 06 Dec 2008, 10:51pm by Kibbles

21 Nov 2008, 04:17pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Another Big (12) Saturday Night

In the latest Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly takes a look at the latest Game of the Century of the Week, Texas Tech at Oklahoma.

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3 comments, Last at 27 Jul 2009, 1:37am by Malena

14 Nov 2008, 01:55pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: What's Up in Morgantown?

West Virginia has been completely baffling in its offensive inconsistency. What happened? Plus, a look at Iowa-Penn State.

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2 comments, Last at 15 Nov 2008, 6:19pm by Anon

07 Nov 2008, 03:47pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Playing with Fire

Bill Connelly examines the offenses of Texas and Missouri, and asks whether too much success on passing downs is a sign of foreboding.

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4 comments, Last at 10 Nov 2008, 9:55am by Rover

31 Oct 2008, 04:55pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Luck, Coaching, or Talent?

Bill Connelly investigates why and how Minnesota has surged into the Top 25 and if it can stay there. Also: a "VN box score" analysis of Texas-Oklahoma State, and what it suggests for Texas-Texas Tech.

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1 comment, Last at 23 Jul 2009, 8:02am by James

24 Oct 2008, 04:00pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: The New Box Score

Normal box scores don't tell you enough. Bill Connelly walks you through the Varsity Numbers box score.

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2 comments, Last at 25 Oct 2008, 3:58pm by Keegs

17 Oct 2008, 11:49am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: A New Day or an Overreaction?

Another Saturday shakeup! Have we reached true parity in college football, or is this really the way college football has always been? Bill Connelly investigates.

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13 comments, Last at 20 Oct 2008, 9:27am by mrh

10 Oct 2008, 04:00pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Team-Specific Win Correlations

What happens when you look for the correlations between various statistics and wins on a team-by-team basis? Bill Connelly investigates.

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3 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2008, 2:26pm by War Eagle

02 Oct 2008, 09:15pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Leverage, Leverage, Leverage

No matter where we go with new or old statistics, at some point we should try to tie them to what's most important: wins. In his latest Varsity Numbers column, Bill Connelly does just that.

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5 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2008, 11:53am by Bowl Game Anomaly