Seventh Day Adventure

Football Outsiders' weekly preview for people who like their football played on Saturdays

7th Day Adventure

SDA: From Death Valley to Happy Valley
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SDA: From Death Valley to Happy Valley

While Saturday won't give us an answer to which is the best one-loss team, it is still a big week for conference races across the country.

SDA: There Can Be Only One
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SDA: There Can Be Only One

This week we are rewarded with a big matchup between the Fighting Irish and Seminoles and the growing rivalry between the Aggies and Tide.

SDA: Creating Separation
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SDA: Creating Separation

With three of the top five teams facing other ranked teams this weekend, we should see some separation of playoff contenders after last week's chaos.

SDA: It's Getting Real
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SDA: It's Getting Real

It's easily the biggest weekend of college football yet, with six matchups between ranked teams and three showdowns in the SEC West alone.

SDA: Offensive Advantages
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SDA: Offensive Advantages

The week's most anticipated matchups all feature high-powered offenses, with Texas A&M, Arkansas, Georgia, South Carolina, Texas Tech, and Arizona State in the spotlight.

SDA: Big Tests for Playoff Front Runners
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SDA: Big Tests for Playoff Front Runners

Oklahoma, Florida State, Alabama, Auburn, and LSU all have tough matchups this weekend. Are any at risk of an upset?

5 comments, Last at 22 Sep 2014, 6:52am by Chad Peltier
SDA: Dawgs Go for South Carolina Sweep
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SDA: Dawgs Go for South Carolina Sweep

After a dominant second half against Clemson, many in the media are happy to put Georgia into playoff projections. This week's matchup against South Carolina should provide more clarity.

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SDA: All Eyes on Eugene
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SDA: All Eyes on Eugene

With critical out-of-conference matchups in Eugene and Columbus, as well as some in-conference excitement from Stanford and USC, Saturday is front-loaded with big games.

1 comment, Last at 05 Sep 2014, 10:06am by dwest718
SDA: Welcome Back, Folks
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SDA: Welcome Back, Folks

The college football season returns in a big way with South Carolina-Texas A&M, Wisconsin-LSU, and Clemson-Georgia headlining opening weekend. Seventh Day Adventure is back with advanced stats, analysis, and F/+ predictions.

10 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2014, 2:16pm by
SDA Championship Edition: View to a Kill?
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SDA Championship Edition: View to a Kill?

Make a checklist of what a championship team looks like, and Florida State can check every box. Auburn? Not even close. But can FSU overcome the Tigers' prolific ground game, and seven years of SEC dominance on college football's biggest stage?

7 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2014, 7:30pm by Will Allen