Monthly Archives: November 2015

Why I don’t like polls Week 12

I will continue with the weekly wrap-up. Primarily because the playoff committee continues to make bad choices in their ranking system as we enter Week 12. Next week is the last week for completely regular competition. Week 14 will have … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 11

I have been doing this individually as if these games don’t interact. Plus personally I was able to type as I watched. But I have to comment on the full width and breadth of the college game at the highest … Continue reading

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Not sure what the committee is thinking

Week 10 of the 2015 season; #4 Alabama beat #2 LSU. The Tide derailed the Bayou Tigers hopes of a playoff. I doubt we will see the same silliness that allowed Alabama into the 2012 BCS Championship Game to beat … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 29

Texas A&M has had a tough season. I don’t think the committee has taken notice of their defeats at the hands of Alabama and Ole Miss. They can add another loss to the team in the cellar of the SEC … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 28

The SEC has some unruliness in its ranks. Nothing is a better example than the finish with Arkansas and Ole Miss. The 18th ranked team has come out of the wrong end of a wild finish. A lateral and amazing … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 27

Pat Forde made a bold prediction early in the season. He said that Northwestern belonged in the championship back after week 4 : https://in.news.yahoo.com/forde-s-fab-four–where-merit-means-more-than-school-name-010524690-ncaaf.html?.tsrc=lgwn . This was before losses to a much improved Michigan and stout Iowa teams. And although … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 26

Michigan State has been an undervalued team for the past few years. I think a playoff system in 2013 might have shown Sparty to be the top team in the nation. They settled for a Rose Bowl Win over Stanford … Continue reading

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