Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

07 Oct 2008, 11:55pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 6 Ratings

Will the real Showdown Saturday please stand up? Brian Fremeau is hoping for a big-time weekend in the Big 12 and SEC, and introduces a brand new perspective on measuring strength of schedule.

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14 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2008, 12:39pm by emcee fleshy .SD-ATL.

01 Oct 2008, 01:54am by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 5 Ratings

Is Virginia Tech really good or have they just played a good slate of opponents? Plus, Brian Fremeau discusses both the defensive and offensive advantages of pinning an opponent deep.

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7 comments, Last at 02 Oct 2008, 1:14pm by MSC

23 Sep 2008, 03:33pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 4 Ratings

The 2008 SEC superpowers all passed big road tests over the weekend with flying colors, but they're about to start squaring off against each other. Meanwhile, USC can start resting their starters now for the BCS Championship. Plus, Brian Fremeau explains why FEI isn't paying attention to every game.

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2 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2008, 10:14am by blurdog

17 Sep 2008, 01:25am by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 3 Ratings

Penn State and BYU storm into the FEI top ten and Ohio State plummets out of the top 25. Plus, Brian examines the tumultuous nature of early-season ratings and asks how FEI game predictions should be judged.

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19 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2008, 9:00am by parker

10 Sep 2008, 05:09pm by Brian Fremeau

FEI Week 2 Ratings

Brian Fremeau updates his FEI ratings of college football's best teams, then explores home field advantage and the different way it affects good teams and bad teams.

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16 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2008, 9:58am by Ross

28 Aug 2008, 11:01am by Brian Fremeau

FEI 2008 Projections

Our college ratings system returns for 2008, expanding upon the season projections given in Pro Football Prospectus 2008.

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5 comments, Last at 29 Aug 2008, 12:44am by Brian Fremeau

14 Jan 2008, 03:43pm by Brian Fremeau

Final 2007 FEI Ratings

Think the two-loss LSU Tigers took home the BCS title even though a number of other teams were equally worthy? Think again. Brian Fremeau explains why LSU truly was the best team in college football in 2007, even if they weren't one of the best teams of recent seasons. Plus: A look at the most dominating games and biggest upsets of the year.

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12 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2008, 9:32pm by Matt

07 Dec 2007, 02:13pm by Guest

Book Review: Bowls, Polls, and Tattered Souls

In his new book, Stewart Mandel attempts to do the impossible: Make sense out of college football. Guest writer Tom Gower finds that Mandel makes an admirable effort, but ultimately comes up short.

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4 comments, Last at 11 Dec 2007, 1:45pm by jonathantu

06 Dec 2007, 05:05pm by Brian Fremeau

Fremeau Efficiency Index: Week 14

After all the controversy, our college football ratings say that the BCS got the championship game almost right. After all, LSU has held the top spot all year, and we've got Ohio State at number three. Find out which team at number two got screwed by sequence, and which two of their conference rivals are teams to watch in 2008.

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32 comments, Last at 23 Dec 2007, 1:42am by Sid

29 Nov 2007, 02:33pm by Brian Fremeau

Fremeau Efficiency Index: Week 13

Missouri may top the human polls heading into the final week of the regular season, but Brian Fremeau's college ranking system says that the best team in the country is still LSU. Plus, Brian looks at strength of schedule and how it is used in the FEI.

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31 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2007, 2:23am by Sid