August 12, 2022

Weekly Analysis 2021: post week 9 superlatives

Bowl Season Superlatives

The best game: Michigan State over Michigan.

The coach I wish I was: Michigan State’s Mel Tucker.

The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Nebraska’s Scott Frost.

The team that impressed: Georgia.

The defensive slugest: Washington over Stanford.

The offensive shootout: Houston over SMU.

The team that disappointed: Ole Miss.

The Heisman favorite: Michigan State’s Kenneth Walker III.

The best conference: SEC.

The worst conference: Pac-12.

The best team: Georgia.

The underrated coach: Baylor’s Dave Aranda.

The overrated coach: Penn State’s James Franklin.

The underrated player: Auburn’s Bo Nix.

The breakout performance: MSU’s Kenneth Walker III 197 rush yards, five touchdowns.

The biggest upset: Wisconsin over Iowa.

The upset no one saw coming: Mississippi State over Kentucky.

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

The blowout everyone predicted: Oklahoma over Texas Tech.

The underrated team: Minnesota.

The overrated team: Iowa.

The feel-good story: Wake Forest’s 8-0 start.

The horror show: Texas’ latest fourth quarter collapse.

The must-see game in week 10: Auburn at Texas A&M.

The team nobody’s talking about: Baylor.

The team with an elite offense: Oklahoma.

The team with an elite defense: Georgia.

The team that was desperate for a win: Clemson.

The surprising blowout: Kansas State over TCU.

The surprising close game: Ohio State over Penn State.

The best comeback game: Purdue over Nebraska.

The defense that got exposed: San Diego State.

The coach with the most to prove: Penn State’s James Franklin.

The dangerous Group of Five team: Cincinnati.

Cool in the clutch: Ohio State’s C.J. Stroud.

Give that coach a raise: Wake Forest Dave Clawson.

Man, they’re good: Georgia.

Wow, they’re bad: Nebraska.