Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Apr 2011, 11:50am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Adj. POE Revisited

Bill Connelly takes a further look at Adjusted POE, a college football measure for ranking individual ball-carriers, and the 2010 Adjusted POE rankings.

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20 comments, Last at 18 Aug 2011, 1:52pm by vincemullins

14 Jan 2011, 11:52am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Auf Wiedersehen, 2010

Bill Connelly looks back at the 2010 bowl season and unveils the season-ending S&P+ and F/+ rankings.

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25 comments, Last at 15 Jan 2011, 10:41pm by zlionsfan

30 Dec 2010, 01:25pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: A New View of S&P+

Single-game S&P+ ratings as adjusted points scored? Bill Connelly looks at a potentially more useful way to understand S&P+ and its applications.

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27 comments, Last at 03 Jan 2011, 3:47pm by Alabama ManDance

23 Dec 2010, 03:36pm by Bill Connelly

VN: Charlie Strong and Baby Steps

Bill Connelly looks at where college football stands in terms of both the opportunity and success of black coaches.

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5 comments, Last at 30 Dec 2010, 1:49pm by Bill Connelly

16 Dec 2010, 10:41am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers Cools Off

Do hot teams stay hot and cold teams stay cold, during the bowl layoff, or does everybody return to room temperature? Bill Connelly finds that the layoff really doesn't help anybody's performance.

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15 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2010, 1:29am by Jeff Fogle

07 Dec 2010, 10:33am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: We're All Set

Bill Connelly takes a look at how Auburn and Oregon passed their final tests, supports offensive coordinators, and reviews games that did not go according to statistical plan.

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4 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2010, 2:25pm by Bill Connelly

03 Dec 2010, 12:49pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers Runs Up the Score

In today's Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly takes a look at which teams keep their foot on the gas when up big and which teams take it easy on beaten opponents.

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12 comments, Last at 06 Dec 2010, 8:31am by Kevin from Philly

30 Nov 2010, 09:21am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Making Upsets Count

Alabama was 18 times better than Auburn in the first quarter and lost. Nevada was down 17 against a team that hadn't lost a conference game in three years. Bill Connelly relives the ultimate weekend to be a college football fan.

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3 comments, Last at 30 Nov 2010, 11:54pm by Damien

26 Nov 2010, 11:31am by Bill Connelly

VN: What S&P+ Sees

Bill Connelly looks at an interesting game through the eyes of the S&P+, talks up West Virginia's defense, and prepares for a Black Friday full of exciting games.

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16 comments, Last at 28 Nov 2010, 10:30pm by zlionsfan

23 Nov 2010, 10:32am by Bill Connelly

VN: Tantrums and Aesthetics

In the week-in-review Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly looks at the game that took place around Bo Pelini's tantrums and some odd shifts in the S&P+ rankings.

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8 comments, Last at 23 Nov 2010, 9:33pm by Jeff Fogle