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Why I don’t Like Polls 2016 Week 1

It Begins Again! And the Polls continue to let the college football fan down. It is just the first weekend of college football. The polls are already a disaster. I have a personal metric about the polls with respect to … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 13

I will continue to write about my favorite subject=college football. Primarily because I enjoy the game. It is the one sport that gets as much coverage during the season. Basketball being next. But the single game per week brings both … Continue reading

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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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Why I don’t like polls 25

The hits just keep on coming as the playoff committee’s first week of rankings is astonishingly inaccurate. Week 10 started with a demonstration of the committee’s ineffectiveness. But the 7th of November is an example of what not to do, … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 14

Week 6 was just getting started with the shake ups. This happened in a historically significant game. A game so big it has its own moniker : The Red River Showdown. Every year around the Columbus Day weekend and the … Continue reading

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Why polls are sometimes correct 1

Michigan State beat Oregon 31-28. Great early game against two good teams. This was still to be expected. The number 5 team should be the number 7 team. This was how it is supposed to work. Great game. This is … Continue reading

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