Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

19 Oct 2010, 11:00am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Not Knowing

It's OK not to know who the best team in college football is right now. Or is Bill Connelly just telling that to himself?

» More...

18 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2010, 9:39pm by bigtencrazy

15 Oct 2010, 12:32pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: The Unexpected

Putrid Jayhawks, surprising Illini, overrated Ducks, upsets, logjams, and anti-BCS screeds ... they're all here in the smorgasbord that is Bill Connelly's Varsity Numbers.

» More...

38 comments, Last at 18 Oct 2010, 10:36am by Kevin from Philly

14 Oct 2010, 03:12pm by Bill Connelly

Seventh Day Adventure: Course Corrections

Is this the week where some of the unexpectedly high- or low-ranked teams begin falling in line with expectations? The SDA crew investigates in this preview of Week 7.

» More...

14 comments, Last at 16 Oct 2010, 7:22pm by cfn_ms

13 Oct 2010, 04:19pm by Bill Connelly

ESPN: Desperately Seeking The Dynasty

In today's ESPN piece, Bill Connelly looks at the steady disappearance of dynasties from college football. Is college football a giant oligarchy where the have-nots fight over the haves' tables scraps? Absolutely. And it is so much more competitive -- and more difficult to dominate -- than it used to be.

» More...


12 Oct 2010, 11:26am by Bill Connelly

VN: The Fun Has Begun

Steve Spurrier stays aggressive, Les Miles stays Les Miles, and Oregon lets Washington State stick around far too long in Bill Connelly's wrap-up of the sixth week of the college football season.

» More...

27 comments, Last at 15 Oct 2010, 12:16pm by southpaw2

08 Oct 2010, 02:25pm by Bill Connelly

VN: The Worst of the Worst

Taking a look at Washington State's company on the "historically bad streak of play" list. Plus: F/+ vs. AP, upsets, and the number five.

» More...

34 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2010, 5:10am by Kevin from Philly

07 Oct 2010, 12:44pm by Bill Connelly

SDA: Defending the Home Field

Nebraska and Alabama face interesting road tests this weekend, as the SDA crew previews Week 6 of the college football season.

» More...

20 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2010, 7:03pm by Flounder

06 Oct 2010, 03:56pm by Bill Connelly

Demystifying The Passing Efficiency Stat

David Fox of Rivals.com takes a look at the passing efficiency tool, its history and its usefulness. In the process, he interviews Arizona's Mike Stoops, California's Jeff Tedford, Syracuse's Doug Marrone, and Outsiders' own Bill Connelly.

» More...

11 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2010, 4:18pm by tuluse

05 Oct 2010, 10:16am by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: The Art of Timing

Bill Connelly takes a look at what is ailing Georgia. Here's two hints: Hold on to the ball and master the art of timing. Also, new S&P+ rankings and your rising Illini.

» More...

14 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2010, 1:19pm by witless chum

01 Oct 2010, 03:51pm by Bill Connelly

Varsity Numbers: Four Truths

In this week's Varsity Numbers, Bill Connelly shares some statistical truths and unveils the latest F/+ rankings.

» More...

26 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2010, 2:31pm by Thomas L.