Alok Pattani uses ESPN's new college football metrics to show why Oregon and Baylor, which have played light schedules to date, could wind up among the most deserving teams of a BCS title bid by season's end.
Alok Pattani uses the expected points added (EPA) metric to identify the Saints' and Packers' issues to start the season, and predict the likelihood that the two teams will turn things around the rest of the way.
Alok Pattani of ESPN Stats & Information uses BPI to give last-minute tips on your bracket, single out a few likely upsets and see which teams are being over- and undervalued by ESPN Tournament Challenge users.
Alok Pattani of ESPN Stats & Information uses BPI to give some early bracket observations, breaking down the strength of each region, the roads to the Final Four for the No. 1 seeds, and teams that should be on early upset watch.
Dean Oliver and Alok Pattani study Kentucky's BPI game profile and find that the Wildcats are the nation's most consistently excellent team, a trait that is commonly found among NCAA tournament powers and two recent champions.