College football power ratings and analysis
Can the South Carolina Gamecocks recover from their faceplant against Texas A&M?
Brian Fremeau looks back at some of his favorite mistakes from 2013, and unveils the final preseason FEI ratings.
There will be four teams in the inaugural College Football Playoff at the end of the season. What common characteristics will distinguish these teams above all others?
We don’t know how the playoff selection committee will measure it, or how much of a factor it will be, but strength of schedule has never been more important in college football. Probably.
How did FEI consider the worth of various events in the championship game? Well, one kickoff return can really swing a season's worth of data.
It might not surprise you to see Florida State, Auburn, Alabama, and Stanford as FEI's top four teams. The order might.
The 109-yard "Kick Six" in the Iron Bowl was the most exciting and important play of the season. As a bonus, it helped us fix a glitch in our special teams ratings.
The unit driving Alabama on their title run most this year is ... special teams?
The best team in college football in second halves? Try Oregon, who finally pushed Utah down the FEI rankings.
What was the most important game of the weekend? Alabama over LSU? Stanford over Oregon? Or was it Virginia Tech over Miami?