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02 Aug 2013, 02:00pm by Bill Connelly

Study Hall Book Excerpt: Coaches vs. Stats

College coaches talk about how they use stats in this excerpt from Bill Connelly's new book, "Study Hall: College Football, Its Stats and Its Stories."

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9 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2014, 1:18pm by louis vuitton glas

07 Feb 2013, 04:46pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Tweaks and Adjustments

Bill Connelly unveils a series of college football data adjustments and new rankings.

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9 comments, Last at 19 Feb 2013, 5:11pm by cfn_ms

10 Jan 2013, 11:12am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Farewell, 2012

Bill Connelly shares his final thoughts on a rather enjoyable 2012 college football season. Buy futures in Michigan State and Oklahoma State now!

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10 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2013, 6:30pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

29 Nov 2012, 03:37pm by Bill Connelly

The 2012 Varsity Numbers Awards

As the 2012 college football regular season comes to a close, Bill Connelly hands out some awards that probably only he cares about.

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4 comments, Last at 30 Nov 2012, 5:59pm by DD

15 Nov 2012, 04:04pm by Bill Connelly

VN: Your Best Against the Best

Bill Connelly once again breaks out the personality stats to figure out, among other things, what characteristics separate some of the country's best teams.

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6 comments, Last at 16 Nov 2012, 9:56pm by Bill Connelly

08 Nov 2012, 03:42pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Let's Rate Some Receivers!

You're all familiar with Adj. POE, now meet RYPR! Yeah, Bill is still working on the name. Marquise Lee dominates our attempt at an advanced metric for wideouts.

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9 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2012, 3:35am by sox12

01 Nov 2012, 05:27pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Retrofitting

Bill Connelly tries to make sense of some funky S&P+ rankings (Tennessee is 10th?) in the latest Varsity Numbers.

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7 comments, Last at 02 Nov 2012, 4:27pm by hoegher_clone

26 Oct 2012, 11:58am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Adjusted Points Revisited

VN's Adjusted Points metric takes on West Virgnia's decline and notes that teams like Wisconsin and Boise State are getting stronger as the season goes on.

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8 comments, Last at 30 Oct 2012, 8:50pm by EaglesFan

18 Oct 2012, 06:21pm by Bill Connelly

VN: Taking Stock after 7 Weeks

With preseason projections fully phased out of the FO college football numbers, Bill Connelly takes a look at some of the more surprising midseason rankings. Which teams are for real?

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1 comment, Last at 19 Oct 2012, 6:45pm by Kal

11 Oct 2012, 05:48pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers vs. Third Downs

Adjusted Third Down Rates will tell you that Taylor Martinez and company need to stay on schedule, while Mike Leach's Air Raid makes up for a lack of overall talent with solid adjusted conversion rates.

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5 comments, Last at 13 Oct 2012, 8:20am by Bill Connelly