Brian Fremeau writes that while new Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich inherits a deep team, recent history shows that top programs often regress under new coaches. Whether Helfrich can maintain Chip Kelly's dominance may depend on defensive success.
Brian Fremeau ranks the top 10 college football teams from the past five seasons that did not play in the BCS title game, examining how each -- including the 2012 Oregon Ducks and Kansas State Wildcats -- would have fared in a four-team playoff.
Not all Week 1 wins are created equal. Brian Fremeau provides a look at which opening weekend victors got the biggest jump in their season win total projections, and which ones actually saw their win odds diminished.
Brian Fremeau looks at the most critical QB battles of the offseason based on how integral each departing quarterback was in his program's success. The results show us which teams could have an easier time transitioning to a new passer.