College Football Week 5: An Absolutely Agonizing Saturday

Alright, folks: the Georgia Bulldogs are officially on Fraud Watch™. I didn’t say anything after their 33-0 win against Samford. I refused to put them on Fraud Watch™ after their hideously close 39-22 win over Kent State. But now, after barely escaping 2-2 Missouri on the road, 26-22, Georgia is officially on Fraud Watch™. Mizzou’s… Read More College Football Week 5: An Absolutely Agonizing Saturday

Week 3 College Football Thoughts and Hot Takes: The Chaos Continues

It was the week of the near upset. These Group of Five teams are getting frisky, man! After the Sun Belt Conference just went crazy last week, with three huge upset wins, it seemed like the mid-majors were launching a full-blown uprising in college football this week. As for the top teams: Respect to: Head-scratcher… Read More Week 3 College Football Thoughts and Hot Takes: The Chaos Continues

Will the 12-Team College Football Playoff Really Ruin “The Greatest Regular Season in Sports”?

It’s a common gripe I’ve seen on College Football Twitter about the 12-team playoff. “They’re going to ruin the best regular season in sports!” “The regular season is going to be pointless now!” I’ve already gone over why I think the 12-team playoff makes the regular season more compelling than ever, but I want to… Read More Will the 12-Team College Football Playoff Really Ruin “The Greatest Regular Season in Sports”?

Great News: College Football Playoff Will Expand to 12 Teams by 2026 Latest, 2024 Earliest

It’s official: So the current contract expires in 2026, which is the latest the new expanded playoff would go into effect. But apparently, according to Heather Dinich, there is strong motivation to get things sorted out so that the new playoff can take effect as early as 2024: I’m sure they’ll find a way to… Read More Great News: College Football Playoff Will Expand to 12 Teams by 2026 Latest, 2024 Earliest

College Football Power Ratings: Conference Championship Week

This will be the penultimate College Football Power Ratings of the 2021 season. After Conference Championship Saturday, I’ll compile an updated ranking, and then that’ll be it: we’re off to bowl season and the Playoff. However, I did make one final tweak to the system after the results of this past weekend. Because I am… Read More College Football Power Ratings: Conference Championship Week

College Football Week 13 Power Ratings: Rivalry Week is Upon Us

As we head into the final week of the regular season, a clear top-4 remains at the top of the power ratings. Alabama stubbornly remains #1, which surprised me this week given their close shave against Arkansas. I really thought they were going to fall, at least to #2, but they maintain their hold on… Read More College Football Week 13 Power Ratings: Rivalry Week is Upon Us