August 8, 2022

Weekly Analysis: post week nine superlatives

Bowl Season Superlatives

The best game: USC over Colorado.

The coach I wish I was: Indiana’s Tom Allen.

The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Purdue’s Jeff Brohm.

The team that impressed: Ohio State.

The team that disappointed: Iowa State.

The Heisman favorite: LSU’s Joe Burrow.

The best conference: SEC.

The worst conference: ACC.

The best team: Alabama.

The underrated coach: Utah’s Kyle Whittingham.

The overrated coach: Texas’ Tom Herman.

The biggest upset: Kansas State over Oklahoma.

The team that wants to hit the reset button: California.

The upset no one saw coming: Oklahoma State over Iowa State.

The upset everyone predicted: UCLA over Arizona State.

The underrated team: Oregon.

The overrated team: Notre Dame.

The feel-good story: Illinois’ back-to-back conference wins.

The horror show: Colorado’s fourth-straight loss.

The must-see game in week 10: Florida vs. Georgia (World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party)

The team nobody’s talking about: Minnesota.

The team with an elite offense: Clemson.

The team with an elite defense: Iowa.

The surprising blowout: Tennessee over South Carolina.

The surprising close game: LSU over Auburn.

The team that got exposed: Wisconsin.

The coach with the most to prove: Nebraska’s Scott Frost.

The dangerous Group of Five team: Appalachian State.

The young quarterback who shined: USC’s Kedon Slovis.

Man, they’re good: Penn State.

Wow, they’re bad: Northwestern.