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2016 College Football Season

Week-to-week S&P+ rankings

Colorado and Troy are among college football's most drastic overachievers in 2016, while Michigan State and Bowling Green are among the biggest underachievers.

Week 8 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors statistics for each game of Week 8 of the college football season.

Week 8 S&P+ and F/+ picks

Picks and projections for Week 8 of the college football season.

Texas A&M at Alabama: Advanced stats tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Saturday’s Texas A&M-Alabama game in Tuscaloosa (3:30 pm ET, CBS).

Week 7 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors stats for Week 7 of the 2016 college football season.

Dr. Bob says: USC rolls over Arizona

USC’s offense should be too much for Arizona’s defense. Look for the Trojans to cover handily against the Wildcats.

Alabama-Tennessee tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Saturday's Alabama-Tennessee game in Knoxville (3:30 pm ET, CBS).

Week 7 S&P+ and F/+ picks

Picks and projections for Week 7 of the college football season.

Who rules third down in college football?

For the most part, success on third downs in college football is dictated by success on first and second down. But there are exceptions.

Ohio State-Wisconsin tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Saturday's game between Ohio State and Wisconsin in Madison.

Week 6 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors stats for Week 6 of the 2016 college football season.

Dr. Bob says: VT’s better than UNC

If Virginia Tech doesn’t get burned deep too much by North Carolina, the Hokies should pull off an upset of the Tar Heels.

College football vs. volatility

College football teams are volatile as hell. Why don’t we incorporate that into our picks?

Florida State-Miami tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Saturday night's game between Florida State and Miami (8:00 pm ET, ABC).

Week 6 S&P+ and F/+ picks

Picks and projections for week 6 of the college football season.

Tennessee-A&M: Tale of the tape

Breakdowns of stats and matchups for Saturday's Tennessee-Texas A&M game in College Station (3:30 pm ET, CBS).

Goal-to-go

Taking a look at goal-to-go situations in college football in 2016.

Week 5 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors stats for Week 5 of the 2016 college football season.

Dr. Bob says: Michigan rolls over Wisconsin

Wisconsin is coming off of a big upset. Expect a letdown against Michigan.

Stanford-Washington: Tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Friday's Stanford-Washington game on ESPN.

Toledo-BYU: Tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Friday night's Toledo-BYU game on ESPN2.

Kansas at Texas Tech: Tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Thursday night's Kansas-Texas Tech game on FS1.

UConn at Houston: Tale of the tape

Advanced stats previewing Thursday night's game between Connecticut and Houston on ESPN.

Week 5 S&P+ and F/+ picks

Picks and projections for Week 5 of the 2016 college football season.

Week 4 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors statistics for each game of Week 4 of the college football season.

Dr. Bob says: Army rolls

Army is a two-touchdown favorite over Buffalo on Saturday. Take the Black Knights, says Dr. Bob Stoll.

Week 3 Five Factors box scores

Five Factors stats for Week 3 of the college football season, a week defined by dominant performances from Louisville and Ohio State.

Dr. Bob says: ECU over South Carolina

Bob Stoll of Dr. Bob Sports is one of the most seasoned, successful sports handicappers around. He was one of the first to use advanced analytics in sports handicapping.

Is TCU in trouble on defense?

Week 3 S&P+ and F/+ picks

Picks and projections for Week 3 of the college football season.

Week 2 Five Factors college football box scores

Five Factors data for Week 2 of the 2016 college football season.

Dr. Bob says: TCU should handle Arkansas

Early-season underdogs can fare well, but TCU seems to have too much for Arkansas.