1. One Month In, We Can Finally Start Résumé-Ranking (A Post-September Top 25)

    There are a lot of ways to go about ranking teams in a top-25 ballot. There are standings, in which teams are ordered solely on win-loss record and other pre-determined statistics. This is used within conferences and in almost every other sport...

    James Doker Written by James Doker about almost 6 years ago 443 reads 6 comments

  2. The Current Top 21 College Football FBS Multi-School Nicknames

    The battle between college mascots is always raging. Every fan has their own way of ranking them, and every ranking system inherently has some sort of bias...

    James Doker Written by James Doker about 6 years ago 555 reads 26 comments

  3. College Football: Ten Predictions for 2008 That I Wish I Wasn't Making

    Everyone loves predictions. Before the season starts, when every team has the same clean white slate, the prognosticators abound—and why shouldn't they? Half the fun of predictions ...

    James Doker Written by James Doker about 6 years ago 1,075 reads 43 comments

  4. A Proper Postseason: Comparing the BCS to a Plus-One (Part II: 2003-2007)

    Part I of this article explained the background of a Plus-One idea and how it would be implemented, then analyzed the first five years of the BCS. The following finishes up the BCS era and gives an overall verdict of the BCS and a Plus-One option...

    James Doker Written by James Doker about over 6 years ago 1,007 reads 22 comments

  5. A Proper Postseason: Comparing the BCS to a Plus-One (Part I: 1998-2002)

    In May, eleven conference commissioners and Notre Dame's athletic director met to discuss the Bowl Championship Series, major college football's current postseason format...

    James Doker Written by James Doker about over 6 years ago 1,601 reads 7 comments