Alabama remains No. 1 for a fourth straight week in the new FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll released today. The poll is voted on by a panel of 46 football writers and college football Hall Of Fame members.
Wisconsin plunged from 5th to 10th after the 24-23 upset loss at Illinois on Saturday. The Badgers first setback came against a team that was just 204 entering the game. Ohio State and LSU remain 1-2 in the latest Congrove Computer Rankings (CCR Top 130), released minutes after completion of the final game of the week.
This week for Wisconsin was supposed to be about the buildup for the program against Ohio State. Instead, it is reeling from an ugly loss to Illinois.
With apologies to Dan Aykroyd and Steve Martin's characters in the early days of Saturday Night Live, Saturday was filled with wild and crazy games - none if which were crazier than Wisconsin losing for the first time this season AT ILLINOIS!
In 2019, the Congrove Computer Rankings are celebrating its' 27th year of accurate picks and team rankings.
The rankings began with the 1993 season. CollegeFootballPoll.com launched 6 years later and will be celebrating its' 21st anniversary.
Using the Congrove Computer Rankings, here is the difference in power rating for all 130 teams from their preseason expectation to their current standing.
Our weekly Outland Trophy sojourn takes us to Seattle, where we check back in on Oregon and Washington in what may be the Pac-12’s biggest game of the year. We also feature Boise State's game at BYU as the Broncos remain undefeated and in good position in the weeks before the first playoff rankings are released.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh questioned some calls that went against the Wolverines in a 28-21 loss at No. 7 Penn State.
Highlights of notable Maxwell and Bednarik Award candidates from last week, plus must-see week 7 games.
We compare the sportsbooks' average spread with the computer's projection, and feature those games where we believe the computer has the best chance of being right. When it comes to the Upset picks, we list every game that the computer picks the opposite team of the 'Vegas' favorite. The computer's upset picks have hit 65% against the spread (98-52) since the second week of November of 2017.
The Congrove Computer Rankings at CollegeFootballPoll.com are predicting a whopping 9 outright upsets this week, including 3 games with a double-digit swing from the Vegas line.
CollegeFootballPoll.com founder Dave Congrove is a voting member in the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Football Poll, as well as the College Football Hall Of Fame, Fred Biletnikoff Award, Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award, Ray Guy Award, plus Maxwell and Bednarik Awards.
He's also a nominating member for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Outland Trophy, and the FWAA All-America Team
Only 7 teams have a bye week so 123 will see action this week. The jam-packed 62-game schedule kicks off on Wednesday. Here's a look at the top games this week in each conference.
Alabama is No. 1 for a third straight week in the new FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll released today. The poll is voted on by a panel of football writers and college football Hall Of Fame members.