College Football Power Ratings, Championship Week

At the start of this football season, I made the decision to not do power ratings this year. I simply did not want to invest the time in ratings teams in a season with so much capacity for chaos during a pandemic. Players out, games cancelled, etc. It just seemed like a futile exercise this year, just like resistance to the Borg. But, with championship week upon us and the playoff, I decided to do my power ratings for the 25 teams in the College Football Playoff rankings. This is not a ranking of who should be in or out, … Continue reading College Football Power Ratings, Championship Week

Thanks for nothing, Nebraska

Big Ten football is a cluster*&^).Simple as that. Ohio State was the league’s lone legitimate playoff contender. They have paused activities this week. Michigan, the team Ohio State has to have play if they want to get enough games to get in? Yeah, they paused activities too. Could Harbaugh save his job by sticking it to Ohio State and refuse to play? A lackluster stint in the Blue and Maize would become legendary for all of the wrong reasons. Minnesota has shut down after 40 positive test in 10 days. Northwestern will likely clinch a West title with the Minnesota … Continue reading Thanks for nothing, Nebraska