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College Football Rankings

Not All College Football Teams Are Treated Equally

John A. Tures | Posted 10.25.2015 | Sports
John A. Tures

Not all college football teams are treated equally. Some clearly get a pass when it comes to ranking, scheduling, who makes it to bowl games, and even the national championship. There's a clear demarcation between the "old money" and the "nouveau riche."

The Sorry Story of College Rankings and Ratings

Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. | Posted 02.01.2015 | College
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.

The incredible diversity of mission, students, and programs that make it impossible to rank schools is the foundation of the great strength of the best higher education system in the world.

6 Reasons Wisconsin Should Make the College Football Playoff

Seth Abramson | Posted 01.30.2015 | Sports
Seth Abramson

On November 26th, the nation's highest-profile pollster -- Nate Silver of the New York Times -- gave ten teams a better chance of making the inaugural College Football Playoff than the University of Wisconsin.

Does TCU Deserve to Be in the College Football Playoff?

Jovan Alford | Posted 12.30.2014 | Sports
Jovan Alford

The TCU Horned Frogs are currently 6-1 and 3-1 in the Big 12 conference. Their only loss of the season came against the Baylor Bears, who at that time was ranked fifth in the AP Poll and they only loss by three points 61-58.

Early SEC Football Power Rankings

Posted 06.18.2013 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post With spring practice in the books and preseason camp battles not too far away, let's take a look at some pow...

The Way-Too-Early 2013 Top 25

Posted 01.08.2013 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post With the 2012 college football season officially in the books following Alabama’s thorough thrashing of No...

Revenge of the Football Nerds: Ranking the Academic BCS

Alex Holt | Posted 02.12.2013 | College
Alex Holt

While big football programs bring in huge revenues, their players are often left with no money, no college degree and few job prospects. Among the top 25 teams in the BCS standings this year, just over half their football players managed to graduate.

Who Will Win the 2012-13 Heisman Trophy?

Quora | Posted 01.29.2013 | Sports
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Alex Suchman, Student at the University of Texas This year's Heisman race has been a war of ...

SEC Bias In College Football Polls Rears Its Ugly Head (Again)

Jim Lodico | Posted 12.12.2012 | Sports
Jim Lodico

Unless the media decides to take note of their lack of high quality non-conference schedules, the SEC will still be claiming "good losses" to teams like this year's Arkansas or Auburn.

SEC Power Rankings

Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post With the 2012 college football season officially kicking off on Thursday, it's time to release the first pow...

5 Darkhorse College Football Contenders

Posted 06.22.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Heading into the 2012 season, numerous preseason polls and projections will have familiar names atop their l...

President Obama, It's Time to (Live Up to Your Word to) Fix College Football

Brian Frederick | Posted 02.05.2012 | Sports
Brian Frederick

Shortly after he was elected, President Obama said of a college football playoff, "I'm going to throw my weight around a little bit. I think it's the right thing to do." Well, what better time than now?

Top 25 Quarterbacks Heading into Week 12

Posted 01.17.2012 | Sports

Week 11 was not a good one for the best quarterbacks in college football, to say the least. Some, like Andrew Luck and Kellen Moore, weren't terrible ...

The College GameDay Premium, Built by TiqIQ

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 11.30.2011 | Sports
Jesse Lawrence

Since College Gameday first aired in 1987, it has grown into a national event, and a weekly glimpse into collegelife in the throes of a sports, media ...

College Football Rankings: Crimson Tide Rising

Posted 12.02.2011 | Sports

By RALPH D. RUSSO, Associated Press LSU and Alabama are the top two teams in the country one month before their game in Tuscaloosa. The SEC West...

The Most Powerful Name(s) in College Football Today

Jim Noles | Posted 10.31.2011 | Sports
Jim Noles

Although the first snap of the 2011 college football season has yet to crackle, pop, or flop, it's not too earlier to declare the most powerful names in the sport.

Dr Bob's Big 12 Preview

Bob Stoll | Posted 10.28.2011 | Sports
Bob Stoll

I've used my early season ratings to give me an edge over Las Vegas over the years and this year I want to share some conference previews with you.

Dr. Bob SEC West Preview

Bob Stoll | Posted 10.26.2011 | Sports
Bob Stoll

I'm excited for the start of another football season and I've spent the last month doing a team by team analysis and rating of all 120 Division 1A (aka FBS) teams.

Dr. Bob SEC East Preview

Bob Stoll | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports
Bob Stoll

I'm excited for the start of another football season and I've spent the last month doing a team by team analysis and rating of all 120 Division 1A (aka FBS) teams.

Final College Football Rankings Released

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The final BCS rankings for 2011 put Oregon at No. 2, but the final AP rankings don't agree. Just released by the AP, the new Top 25 standings have ...

College Football Is Back! See The Top 25 Teams

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The 2010 college football season is underway, and numerous teams are jostling for the national championship. The Alabama Crimson Tide, led by Heisman ...