Insider Brian Fremeau uses his Football Outsiders' projection system to identify four teams that aren't in the playoff picture but could derail contenders. The season-spoiling could begin Thursday night in Manhattan, Kansas.
Insider Brian Fremeau uses his projection system to handicap the SEC title race and sizes up the obstacles that lie ahead for the top teams in the SEC pecking order, predicting a regular-season record for each.
Insider Brian Fremeau projects how Florida State would fare against the schedules of the division favorites in the other Power 5 leagues. The result: at least one extra loss against Alabama's, Georgia's, Oregon's and USC's schedules.
Brian Fremeau examines the North Carolina Tar Heels' outlook for 2014, writing that UNC could win the ACC Coastal Division and challenge for the conference title based on the team's returning talent and favorable schedule.
Brian Fremeau evaluates the chances for Missouri to finish the regular season undefeated and compares the Tigers to past contenders to see whether they can sustain their surprising start to the 2013 season.