Weekly Analysis 2021: post week 1 superlatives
The best game: Notre Dame over Florida State.
The coach I wish I was: UCLA’s Chip Kelly.
The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Illinois’ Bret Bielema.
The team that impressed: Iowa.
The defensive slugest: Georgia over Clemson.
The team that disappointed: LSU.
The Heisman favorite: Alabama’s Bryce Young.
The best conference: SEC.
The worst conference: Pac-12.
The best team: Alabama.
The underrated coach: Cincinnati’s Luke Fickell.
The overrated coach: Indiana’s Tom Allen.
The underrated player: Kansas State’s Deuce Vaughn.
The biggest upset: Montana over No. 20 Washington.
The upset no one seen coming: Utah State over Washington State.
The team that wants to hit the reset button: Georgia Tech.
The blowout everyone predicted: Auburn over Akron.
The underrated team: Michigan State.
The overrated team: North Carolina.
The feel-good story: Kansas snapping a 13-game losing streak.
The horror show: Vanderbilt losing to East Tennessee State.
The must-see game in week 2: Iowa at Iowa State.
The team nobody’s talking about: Liberty.
The team with an elite offense: Ohio State.
The team with an elite defense: Penn State.
The team that was desperate for a win: Nebraska.
The surprising blowout: Iowa over Indiana.
The surprising close game: Oklahoma over Tulane.
The best comeback game: Mississippi State over Louisiana Tech.
The defense that got exposed: Oregon.
The coach with the most to prove: California’s Justin Wilcox.
The dangerous Group of Five team: Nevada.
Cool in the clutch: USC’s Kedon Slovis.
Man, they’re good: Georgia.
Wow, they’re bad: Northwestern.