Football Outsiders

Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis

Ian Boyd's blog

SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part II
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part II

The competition heats up in Part II with multiple bowl match-ups between mid-major champions and Power 5 runner-ups.

3 comments, Last at 23 Aug 2017, 12:30am by Insistani
SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part I
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part I

The first batch of bowl games has a few exciting matchups and players (like San Diego State's 2,000-yard rusher Donnel Pumphrey) that should make for fun watching over the holidays.

4 comments, Last at 18 Dec 2016, 2:12am by Tomlin_Is_Infallible
Seventh Day Adventure: Championship Week
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Championship Week

The College Football Playoff selection committee will have to keep a close eye on these games with tournament spots, bowl games, and conference championships at stake.

3 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2016, 7:19pm by techvet
Seventh Day Adventure: Week 13
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 13

It's Rivalry Week in college football! Michigan at Ohio State is the headliner amid a slate of multiple fun matchups with big implications for the conference races and playoff picture.

2 comments, Last at 27 Nov 2016, 3:34pm by big10freak
Seventh Day Adventure: Week 12
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 12

The Thursday night showdown between Louisville and Houston highlights a Week 12 with multiple conference-deciding matchups.

1 comment, Last at 17 Nov 2016, 6:48pm by hoegher
Seventh Day Adventure: Week 11
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 11

The week's biggest game this weekend? It could be Sam Darnold and USC against Washington in what might be a Pac-12 championship preview.

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 10
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 10

Syracuse-Clemson, Florida-Arkansas, Nebraska-Ohio State, Alabama-LSU, and Washington-Cal are some of the biggest games this weekend as we hit the home stretch of the regular season.

1 comment, Last at 04 Nov 2016, 8:35am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
Seventh Day Adventure: Week 9
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 9

The Michigan Wolverines are out for revenge -- and looking to keep their playoff hopes alive -- when they face Michigan State in one of the week's biggest games.

5 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2016, 2:01pm by ekshi
Seventh Day Adventure: Week 8
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 8

Jalen Hurts and Alabama square off against Trevor Knight and Texas A&M in the biggest game of the weekend.

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 7
Photo: USA TODAY Sports Images

Seventh Day Adventure: Week 7

Joshua Dobbs' attempt to lead Tennessee to an upset of Alabama highlights Saturday's action.

2 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2016, 8:31am by shaundunlevy