August 19, 2022

Weekly Analysis 2020: post week 8 superlatives

Bowl Season Superlatives

The best game: Indiana over Penn State.

The coach I wish I was: Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy.

The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Tennessee’s Jeremy Pruitt.

The team that impressed: Michigan.

The team that disappointed: Penn State.

The Heisman favorite: Alabama’s Mac Jones.

The best conference: SEC.

The worst conference: Big 12.

The best team: Clemson.

The underrated coach: Kansas State’s Chris Klieman.

The overrated coach: Minnesota’s P.J. Fleck.

The underrated player: Wisconsin’s Graham Mertz.

The overrated player: Ohio State’s Justin Fields.

The biggest upset: Wake Forest over Virginia Tech.

The upset no one seen coming: Rutgers over Michigan State.

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

The blowout everyone predicted: Ohio State over Nebraska.

The underrated team: BYU.

The overrated team: Penn State.

The feel-good story: Rutgers’ snapping a 21-game conference losing streak.

The horror show: Florida State’s defense.

The must-see game in week 9: Ohio State at Penn State.

The team nobody’s talking about: Kansas State.

The team with an elite offense: Alabama.

The team with an elite defense: Michigan.

The surprising blowout: Northwestern over Maryland.

The surprising close game: Clemson over Syracuse.

The defense that got exposed: Iowa.

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

The dangerous Group of Five team: Cincinnati.

Cool in the clutch: Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence..

Man, they’re good: Alabama.

Wow, they’re bad: Illinois.