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The Dandy Dozen: Projections for the 2016 Season

The 2016 preseason Top 25 college football (CFB) polls, including ESPN’s FPI rankings that we reviewed last week, are pounding down the Pac-12. In the four ‘big time’ polls, the putative 2016 champion Stanford Cardinal is ranked as follows: ESPN 8;...

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Oregon’s Bullpen Has Questions — and Answers

The Ducks have pitching weapons in reserve. The heavy and light arms will have to continue to move Oregon forward until the punchless offense decides whether they are committed to the “small ball” approach of years past or if George...

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Ducks Take Important Series Win From Cal

The Ducks found themselves this weekend in a tough series against Pac-12 leading Cal. Momentum from Wednesday’s win over Portland was supposed to be a catalyst for the once ranked Ducks. Friday night’s beating appeared to the job instead. The...

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ESPN’s Evil Prediction Machine versus the Pac-12

Any college football (CFB) fan with anything more than a passing interest in the game knows that it is next to impossible to escape CFB’s ESPN media supremacy including The Worldwide Leader’s ubiquitous  prediction machine, the Football Power Index (FPI). In...