Determining the odds on football games is not a simple task, but calculating the odds of college football bowl games is even more difficult.
The 2017 Football Writers Association of America All-America Team was announced Monday, headlined by seven first-team players from the Big 12 Conference and with eight of the 10 Football Bowl Subdivision conferences represented.
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Nobis, the Atlanta expansion team’s No. 1 pick, had a stellar career playing for a losing franchise. He was cognitively impaired in later years.
By now, everyone knows the Final Four is set with Alabama, Clemson, Georgia and Oklahoma. But while everybody seems to focus almost exclusively on those four teams, we make it a point to hype all of the interesting facts of the bowl season. And indeed, the undercard, if I may call it that, has a great lineup of games.
The Prediction Tracker, which monitors more than 60 computer rating systems, presented the Congrove Computer Rankings an award for having the best against-the-spread record of any system in 2016.
The CCR was also awarded for the best (least) bias in 2006 and straight-up predictions in the second-half of 2014
Awards have been named after Heisman Trophy winners, such as Paul Hornung (1956), Doak Walker (1948) and Davey O'Brien (1938). See the complete list of Heisman recipients.
Baker Mayfield of the University of Oklahoma was selected on Saturday (Dec. 9) as the 83rd winner of the Heisman Memorial Trophy, an award presented annually by the Heisman Trophy Trust to the most outstanding player in college football.
Mayfield, who started his college career as a walk-on, threw 41 touchdown passes for the Sooners and will play in the College Football Playoff next month.
Confidence Points is a popular pick 'em game for college football fans that presents the dual challenge of picking the winners and assigning points to each pick. Here's our list, based on the Congrove Computer Rankings' projected margin of victory for each bowl winner.
The computer's picks, based on the Congrove Computer Rankings at CollegeFootballPoll.com, are now available for this week's Army-Navy game, plus all 39 bowl games.
The stage is set. The greatest pageantry in college football is upon us. The 2017 Army-Navy game.
The Congrove Computer Rankings is celebrating its' 25th year of accurate picks and team rankings.
While the CFP website started in 1999, the rankings began with the 1993 season
It was a busy day on the coaching carousel Tuesday as Florida State announced Willie Taggart as its next head coach, while UCF tabbed Missouri OC Josh Heupel and Rice plucked Stanford's OC.
The 2017 bowl season begins on Saturday, December 16 with a 5-game slate that begins at 1 p.m. When it's all said and done, 78 teams will have taken part in 39 bowl games, followed by the National Championship Game to be played between the winners of the Sugar and Rose Bowls.