Sunday, August 9, 2020

By The Numbers – Big Ten

After a wild first weekend of college football, things around the country have settled down, well, for the time being. Among the upsets and the mayhem, the Big Ten Conference escaped the first weekend with the best record out of the Power 5 Conferences at 12-2. Arguably the biggest performance in the conference was Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett. He...

Armchair Analysis: Week 2 AP Poll Release

LOS ANGELES -- With the conclusion of a truly wild first (full) week in college football, the Associated Press released their Week 2 Top 25 rankings. Here they are for you, via AP.org: 1 Alabama (54) SEC Record: 1-0 PV Rank 1 Points 1,518 2 Clemson (2) ACC Record: 1-0 2 1,416 3 Florida State (4) ACC Record: 1-0 4 1,413 4 Ohio State Big Ten Record: 1-0 6 1,324 5 Michigan (1) Big Ten Record: 1-0 7 1,261 6 Houston The American Record: 1-0 15 1,243 7 Stanford Pac-12 Record: 1-0 8 1,140 8 Washington Pac-12 Record: 1-0 14 884 9 Georgia SEC Record: 1-0 18 877 10 Wisconsin Big Ten Record: 1-0 - 759 11 Texas Big 12 Record: 1-0 - 743 12 Michigan State Big Ten Record: 1-0 12 722 13 Louisville ACC Record:...

Big Ten Preview – Week 1

The first week of the college football season has arrived and all fourteen Big Ten teams will be in action. Some are in national marquee match-ups, while others should be on a stroll through the park for their first win of the season. We will take a quick look at every game on the docket for Week 1. Thursday Indiana at...

Armchair Analysis: AP Poll Release

LOS ANGELES -- It's finally here. On Sunday, the Associated Press released its fabled Top 25 poll, dictating to all who see it the early pecking order of the teams in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). With the season starting with Cal vs. Hawaii in Sydney, Australia tomorrow (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT), we now have a pretty short...

Armchair Countdown to Kickoff: #7 Desmond King

Position Rank: CB #1 Conference Rank: Big Ten #1 Team Rank: Iowa #1 Desmond King burst onto the national scene last season as the Iowa Hawkeyes made a surprise push towards the College Football Playoff. King does not fit the traditional mold of a star player, but the cornerback is an unquestioned leader for Iowa. King finished in the top five nationally with 21 passes...

Armchair Analysis: 2016 Preseason/Week 1 Amway Coaches Poll

LOS ANGELES -- Adding fuel to the firestorm of relentless anticipation building for the 2016 FBS college football season, the USA Today released its 2016 Preseason/Week 1 Amway Coaches Poll Thursday. As always, the poll preceded its counterpart, the Associated Press (AP) Poll, hoping to garner attention before it becomes, for all intents and purposes, practically forgotten during the...

2016 NFL Mock Draft: Final Edition

The 2016 NFL Draft is upon us. Tonight at 8 p.m. ET, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will walk up to the podium and begin the talent selection process. For my final mock draft, I teamed up with fellow draft enthusiast Grant Baker to give you two different types of mock drafts. Without further ado, here is our final mock...

Final 2015 ACAA College Football Poll

The 2015 college football season is now in the books, and it is time to release the final Armchair All-Americans college football media poll. Our 27 voters have spoken, and Alabama is the unanimous top selection. The top 3 is rounded out by College Football Playoff runner up Clemson and Rose Bowl champion Stanford. Take a look at the...
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